Tag: deforestation and palm oil plantations

deforestation and endangered species

Half Of Rainforest Destroyed Borneo’s ecosystems are under siege. Massive deforestation is taking its toll on endangered species, endangered communities and our endangered planet. The native forests of Borneo have been impacted by selective logging, fire, and conversion to plantations at unprecedented scales since industrial-scale extractive industries began in the early 1970s. There is no […]

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All Palm Plantations Eliminate Wildlife Editor’s Note: The palm oil industry is responsible for massive amounts of deforestation¬†and loss of biodiversity across the tropics around the world. As such, critical habitat for endangered species, such as tigers, elephants, orangutans and elephants have been destroyed forever. Meanwhile, the Roundtable On Sustainable Palm Oil and various producers […]

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