Sustainable palm oil puts grasslands at risk

James J. Gilroy

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate


Zero-deforestation policies are reducing the loss of tropical rainforest to oil palm expansion, but spatial analyses indicate that this may cause unintended large-scale loss of biodiverse grasslands and dry forests unless protections are extended under certification agreements.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)178–179
Number of pages2
JournalNature Ecology and Evolution
Issue number2
Early online date28 Nov 2022
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2023

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