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Laumonier, Y., Uryu, Y., Stüwe, M., Budiman, A., Setiabudi, B. and Hadian, O. 2010. Eco-floristic sectors and deforestation threats in Sumatra: Identifying new conservation area network priorities for ecosystem-based land use planning. Biodiv Cons 19: 1153-1174.
Uploaded on Wednesday 01 Feb 2012
Conversion from primary forest to other land uses, 1985-2007
Riccardo Pravettoni, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
The main driver for forest loss on peat areas in the Leuser Ecosystem was oil palm development between 1985 and 2007, while for forest on non-peatlands other land uses than oil palm contributed more to land use changes.