Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Tesso-Nilo-National-Park-in-Sumatra-27MZIFVIZ1M7.htmlConceptually similarAcacia PlantationsGP01L6GCompleted★★★★Acacia Plantations in RiauGP01L6CCompleted★★★★Acacia PlantationsGP01L6DCompleted★★★★Acacia PlantationsGP01L6ECompleted★★★★Acacia PlantationsGP01L6FCompleted★★★★Tesso Nilo National Park in SumatraGP04V1ZCompleted★★★★Tesso Nilo National Park in SumatraGP04V3RCompleted★★★★Tesso Nilo National Park in SumatraGP04V40Completed★★★★Tesso Nilo National Park in SumatraGP04V41Completed★★★★View AllGP04V3PTesso Nilo National Park in SumatraCleared land for acacia plantation at the Tesso Nilo National Park, Indonesia. Four logging companies operate in the Tesso Nilo Forest Complex, while acacia and palm oil plantations surround it. The park is a protected forest and is threatened due to the illegal palm oil and acacia expansion.Locations:Indonesia-Riau-Southeast Asia-Sumatra-Tesso Nilo National ParkDate:29 Sep, 2013Credit:© Ardiles Rante / GreenpeaceLatitude:0°11'9"SMaximum size:6144px X 4096pxLongitude101°58'27"EKeywords:Acacia-Biodiversity-Day-Deforestation-Destruction-Forests (campaign title)-Forests (topography)-KWCI (GPI)-National parks-Outdoors-Palm oil (product)-Plantations-Trees-Tropical rainforestsShoot:Tesso Nilo National Park in SumatraTesso Nilo National Park in Sumatra, Indonesia, has one of the world’s highest recorded diversities of plants and supports key populations of critically endangered Sumatran elephants and tigers. It was designated a national park in 2004, but most of the natural forest in and around Tesso Nilo has now been cleared and replaced with plantations to feed the pulp and palm oil sectors. By 2013, just a quarter of the area of the Tesso Nilo forest complex remained forested.