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Dam Threatens Last of Rarest Great Ape

Distinguished Professor William Laurance, Director, Centre for Tropical Environmental and Sustainability Science, James Cook University, Cairns, Australia & member of the Alliance of Leading Environmental Researchers & Thinkers (ALERT)

10-Aug-18 19:30

Dam Threatens Last of Rarest Great Ape

The go ahead on a China backed hydro dam project in Sumatera would mean the end of the Tapanuli, recently discovered and identified as the rarest species of great ape in the world. 

Produced by: Tasha Fusil

Presented by: Lee Chwi Lynn, Caroline Oh, Umapagan Ampikaipakan


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Categories:  EnvironmentScienceSocial Issues

Tags:  Evening EditionEarth Mattersdeforestationwildlife poachingwildlife extinctiontapanuliChina Belt and Road


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