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Indonesia plays down mining threat to forests

Date : 18th March 2008, Source : Reuters Link to News Story



JAKARTA (Reuters) - An Indonesian decree allowing mining companies to operate in tropical forests is unlikely to lead to massive deforestation, a forestry expert and government officials said on Tuesday arguing that mining had a limited impact.

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSJAK18169220080318





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