Environmental activists in the province of Central Kalimantan (Central Kalimantan) is incorporated in the Save Our Boreno (SOB) and Forum for Environment (WALHI), Central Kalimantan, refuse alihfungsi local forest.
Therefore, they urged the Minister of Forestry, Zulkifli Hasan refuse disposal permit application of forest area and forest land use permit approval for the proposed number of plantation companies and local mining.
SOB Coordinator Nordin said that forest clearing will only exacerbate the destruction of forests in Central Kalimantan, while rehabilitation efforts are minimal. It also conflicts with the commitment of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is determined to continue to reduce emissions.
Nordin also confused over change of attitude Central Kalimantan provincial government recently gave permission recommendation proposal to the Ministry of Forestry. In fact, during the Governor Agustin Teras Narang always remind regent / mayor for delaying the granting of licenses, especially those who enter the forest, until later Provincial Spatial Plan (RTRWP) Kalteng completed.
"We ask the provincial government continue to consistently maintain the forest in Central Kalimantan," he said. (*)
Posted by Hadi at 21:44 Monday, April 19, 2010
Labels: Environmental Activist Central Kalimantan Forest Decline Alihfungsi