They're not easy to look at, but these photos show the dire impacts industrial palm plantations are having on the rainforests of Indonesia
Big thanks to our friends at Post Carbon Institute for putting the photo essay together.
How you can help
Join us in our efforts to eliminate Conflict Palm Oil from not just holiday snacks but from all our snack foods year round. Conflict Palm Oil is causing the destruction of the habitat of endangered orangutans, tigers and elephants, climate pollution and the human rights abuses. Your support is essential to continuing to pressure companies to end their destructive ways. Rainforest Action…
In rainforests half a world away from the United States, orangutans are making their last stand for survival. Scientists warn that these gentle and intelligent animals, among humankind's closest kin, could become extinct within our lifetime if their rainforest homes continue to be destroyed for palm oil plantations. But the primary threat pushing them toward extinction lies much closer to home…
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