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Coal Railway Could Cause 'Ecological Disaster' in Indonesian Borneo, Warn Environmentalists

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Activists have urged the Indonesian government to cancel or reassess plans to build a 148-kilometer coal railway in Indonesian Borneo, claiming the project will be an "ecological disaster" that will destroy watersheds and lead to increased coal exploitat

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pam w (139)
Monday September 30, 2013, 7:18 pm
I've been to Borneo and, between the massive cutting of forest, slaughter of orangutans, elephants, etc...adding this railway would just about end Borneo as anything approaching a healthy ecosystem.

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Monday September 30, 2013, 11:45 pm

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Monday September 30, 2013, 11:55 pm

Claudia A (70)
Monday September 30, 2013, 11:58 pm
Noted :(

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Tuesday October 1, 2013, 12:58 am

Frances Darcy (133)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 1:31 am

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 3:12 am
not good - thanks for this Cal...

Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 4:01 am
Stop devastating the balance or the human would suffer from it soon

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Tuesday October 1, 2013, 4:10 am

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Tuesday October 1, 2013, 6:55 am

Bruno Moreira (61)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 7:57 am
noted thanks

Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 9:45 am
When will man"kind" wake up and actually be kind. Hopefully soon before it is too late, we may n ot have to worry about future generations there may not be any.

Jaime Alves (52)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 10:43 am

Malgorzata Zmuda (198)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 12:36 pm

S S (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 12:45 pm
Thank you.

David C (131)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 2:14 pm
noted. sad. thanks.

Andrs Yokers (6)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 4:56 pm
no new coal!

Aletta Kraan (146)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 6:41 pm
Noted , thanks !!
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