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The purpose of this article is to show what effects the demand for palm oils has on our environment and the toll it is taking on the…Read More

Indonesia Is Killing the Planet for Palm Oil | VICE News

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Indonesia is being deforested faster than any other country in the world, and it has everything to do with one product: palm oil. According to a new study in the journal Nature Climate Change, deforestation in the Southeast Asian archipelago is nearly double the rate in the Amazon. Indonesia is said to have lost 840,000 hectares (3,250 square…Read More
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In this article it is showing the benefits of the palm oil but how difficult it is for Indonesia to ignore the whole situation about the…Read More

Global Palm Oil Demand Fueling Deforestation | Worldwatch Institute

This is the first feature in a weekly, three-part series on palm oil development in Indonesia. Click here to read the full series. The benefits of the oil palm are difficult for Indonesia to ignore. Once planted, the tropical tree can produce fruit for more than 30 years, providing much-needed employment for poor rural communities. And its oil…Read More
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This Thursday is World Environment Day and one young girl wants to use the day to get a message out to kids. She loves orang-utans, but deforestation in some countries is threatening their survival. But she says there's something all kids can do to…Read More

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Orang-utans often are killed whilst trying to protect their babies from the humans, as shown in the image.

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From all of the deforestation orang-utans can’t escape the destruction and are often found lying there dead as shown.

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