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Palm oil case against 'Green Governor' in Indonesia heats up via @mongabay

Indonesia grants exemption from logging moratorium for 3.6m ha of forest (12/21/2011) Indonesia exempted 3.6 million hectares of forests and peatlands from protected status under its two-year moratorium on forest concessions, according to a revised version of its moratorium map released near the end of climate talks in Durban. Aceh's 'green' governor breaks Indonesia's moratorium by granting oil palm plantation, alleges group (11/23/2011) Aceh governor Irwandi Yusuf may have broken Indonesia's moratorium on new concessions in peatlands when he approved an oil palm plantation in the Tripa peat swamp in August this year, alleges WAHLI, an Indonesian environmental group. Indonesia's new forest moratorium map improved, say experts (07/13/2011) The latest version of Indonesia's forest moratorium map is much improved over its predecessor, say forestry analysts from Daemeter Cons...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2012/0321-aceh_vs_wahli.html

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