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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Scientists warn that Malaysia is converting tropical forests to rubberwood plantations

Scientists warn that Malaysia is converting tropical forests to rubberwood plantations

Date : 24th June 2010, Source : Mongabay



The Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC) has condemned Malaysia's booming practice of converting tropical forests into rubberwood plantations, arguing that the conversion threatens Malaysia's biodiversity, endangered species, and releases significant greenhouse gas emissions.

http://news.mongabay.com/2010/0624-hance_rubber_malaysia.html





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