Batang Toru

Indonesia

 

Hydroelectric dam

The Batang Toru hydro dam is being constructed in a primary forest gorge within the Batang Toru Ecosystem that has the highest densities of the last remaining Tapanuli orangutans.

Orangutans and Gibbons

Koukoutamba

Republic of Guinea

 

Hydroelectric dam

A 294 MW Hydroelectirc dam to be built in the middle of the newly created Moyen Bafing National Park, the Koukoutamba dam risks killing up to 1,500 chimpanzees.

Chimpanzees

Mount Nimba

Republic of Guinea

 

Iron Ore Mine and Railway

Mount Nimba is a World Heritage Site and one of the most biodiversity places in Africa with species found nowhere else on earth. Mining will take place in a keyhole area degazetted within the World Heritage Site.

Chimpanzees

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