His name means "first," so named because he was the first Bornean orangutan born at Zoo Atlanta.
November 30, 2003
Orangutan Habitat 1
He was also the first offspring of Miri and Sulango, as well as the first orangutan to participate in an awake cardiac ultrasound. Firsts all around! Today, Satu is growing into his adult self. Stop on by and watch his cheek pads grow for yourself!