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Destruction of Sumatra Forests Driving Global Climate Change and Species Extinction


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- 3107 days ago - worldwildlife.org
Turning just one Sumatran province's forests and peat swamps into pulpwood and palm oil plantations is generating more annual greenhouse gas emissions than the Netherlands and rapidly driving the province's elephants into extinction, a new study by WWF



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stephanie v. (85)
Thursday February 28, 2008, 5:32 pm
A good arguement for hemp. This is so sad.
 
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