Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Forest-Fires-in-Indonesia-27MZIFQA3PB.htmlConceptually similarForest Fires in IndonesiaGP010NZCompleted★★★★★★Forest Fires in IndonesiaGP01BLZCompleted★★★★★★Forest Fires in IndonesiaGP01D3DCompleted★★★★Forest Fires in IndonesiaGP018HKCompleted★★★★★★Forest Fires in IndonesiaGP0WAUCompleted★★★★Land Clearing East of Pekanbaru.GP01L5UCompleted★★★★Land Clearing East of Pekanbaru.GP01L5VCompleted★★★★Land Clearing East of Pekanbaru.GP01L63Completed★★★★Eucalyptus Plantations in RiauGP01L65Completed★★★★View AllGP0FE4Forest Fires in IndonesiaPekanbaru from a bird’s eye view. Visibility was reported at 1km. and airtraffic was disrupted including scheduled flights from Malaysia because of poor visibility caused by forest fires. The forest fires in Sumatra, Indonesia, have now become an annual phenomenon, thanks to the effects of unsustainable logging which destroys the natural, boggy land. They cause a thick smog-like haze over the entire region, threatening the health of millions of people and contributing to the problem of climate change.Locations:Indonesia-Pekanbaru-Riau-Southeast AsiaDate:25 Aug, 2006Credit:© Greenpeace / Vinai DithajohnMaximum size:3504px X 2336pxKeywords:Aerial view-Day-Deforestation-Destruction-Forest fire-Forests (campaign title)-KWCI (GPI)-Outdoors-Paper industry-Residential buildings-SmokeShoot:Forest Fires in IndonesiaBurned forest in plantations around Riau, owned by the two giant pulp and paper producers, Asia Pacific Resources International Holdings Ltd. (APRIL) and Asia Pulp and Paper (APP).