Leuser : Are palm oil farmers shooting orangutans?- BBC News

Leuser : Are palm oil farmers shooting orangutans?-  BBC News
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Deforestation caused by palm oil cultivation is pushing orangutans into the path of farmers who shoot the animals with air rifles to get rid of them.

This is a series about the animals of Indonesia’s Leuser rainforest and the people trying to save them. Leuser is one of the most biodiverse places on earth.

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Filmed, edited and produced by Charlotte Pamment
Reporter: Reporter: Mehulika Sitepu, BBC Indonesia
Additional camerawork and production support by Shinta Retnani, Haryo Wirawan and Irendra Radjawali

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