Palm oil now biggest cause of deforestation in Indonesia

An excavator at the rainforest’s edge in recently cleared peatland within the Duta Palma group’s PT. Bertuah Aneka Yasa palm oil concession in Indragiri Hulu, Riau. Taken 05/04/2013 © Kemal Jufri / Greenpeace Conversion of forests for palm oil production now appears to be the single largest driver of deforestation in Indonesia, accounting for roughly … Continue reading Palm oil now biggest cause of deforestation in Indonesia