Tim Johnston: China boom puts rainforest under threat

From the Financial Times:

The vast tracts of on New Guinea Island, the last untouched forest in the Asia-Pacific region, are under threat from illegal loggers who are stripping the area of hardwood, principally to make wooden flooring for Chinese and western markets.


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