• Seeds of hope for Aceh Tamiang elephant corridor

    On Sunday 10th May local high school students visited the Aceh Tamiang restoration site in the Leuser Ecosystem to lend a hand in replanting trees where a great forest once stood. This protected area of forest was destroyed to make way for illegal oil palms. Thanks to our supporters and the collaboration of local authorities, NGOs and […]

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  • Roads to destruction

    A recent study in PLOS One reveals the alarming threats road construction plans pose for Southeast Asia’s endangered mammals. One of the road plans identified by experts as a dangerous contributor to habitat conversion and illegal hunting was the Ladia Galaska road plan criss-crossing through the Leuser Ecosystem. If this road plan continues, the result by […]

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  • Tripa Update on World Orangutan Day 2014

    Thanks to support from around the world the illegal burning of the Tripa Peat Swamp Forest by palm oil companies became an international issue. This orangutan capital of the world and the huge carbon-store of its deep peat soil is globally unique. We have made this short video with an update from the field:   […]

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