Press

2019

Mongabay. “Connected forests key to more sustainable palm oil industry: report.” Lauren Crothers.

Texas Public Radio: The Source. “Palm Oil: A Powerful Industry That Boosts Economies, Drives Migration.” Hosted by David Martin Davies and produced by Kim Johnson and Jan Ross Piedad.

The Economist. “A Pale Shade of Green: The palm-oil industry’s effort to curb deforestation has lots of flaws.”

2018

Science. “Certification of oil palm production.” Andrew M. Sugden.

2017

Mongabay. “RSPO certification prunes deforestation in Indonesia — but not by much.” John C. Cannon.

2015

Environmental Research Web. “Water-table depth can reveal soil carbon loss.” Jon Cartwright.

University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment. “Tropical peatland carbon losses from oil palm plantations may be underestimated.” Monique Dubos.

2014

Fondriest. “Rapid growth of oil palm plantations threatens stream water quality.” Jeff Gillies.

Mongabay. “Oil palm plantations degrade water quality relative to community forests.” Rhett Butler.

Food Navigator. “Palm oil plantations threaten water quality, warn researchers.” Nathan Gray.

2013

Scientific American. “Stop Burning Rain Forests for Palm Oil.”

2012

New York Times. “A Grim Portrait of Palm Oil Emissions.” Joanna M. Foster.

Washington Post. “EPA faces crucial climate decision on diesel made from palm oil.” Brad Plumber.

Nature News. “Palm-oil boom raises conservation concerns.” Natasha Gilbert.