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Little-known dam project ‘would destroy Sumatran wonderland’

The general public knows about the precarious situation of the world’s most recently identified great ape — the Tapanuli orangutan — within the Batang Toru Ecosystem. There, the construction of a Chinese-backed dam is underway, a questionable development scheme that is already sending orangutans fleeing out of the forest and into nearby farmlands. This is a highly distressing situation, made all […]