Tripa Inferno

Tripa Inferno. Footage recorded on March 27, 2012.
Man made illegally lit fires swept through newly-cleared peat swamp forest in Tripa. Killing perhaps hundreds of Orangutan along its path.

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Tripa peat swamps, once hosting the largest density of orangutan population in the world are now being exterminated by palm oil company working illegally. The last bits of the peat swamp forest are being smashed and sumatran orangutan are forced towards local extinction. are we witnessing the end of the icons? what are we doing about it?

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