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we are truly turning nature into a commodity , something that I and many others profoundly regret here is an article which points the way to a decline in wildlife including elephants , tigers and orangutans due to deforesttion , which in turn is partly caused by palm oil production please see https://www.themalaysianinsight.com/s/13312/ please also se D Gaveeau What a Difference 4 Decades Make: Deforestation in Borneo Since 1973,http://www.cifor.org/publications/pdf_files/factsheet/6552-factsheet.pdf on deforestation , forest cover has gone from 61% in 1970 to 44% in 2010 for an international comparism please see http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article/file?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0159668&type=printable from high quality imaging by region most forests have been replaced for palm oil in SE Asia ant South America , the largest areas of vulnerable forests are in Africa and Mesoamerica on agricultural expansion please see Proximate and Underlying Causes of Forest Cover Change in Peninsular Malaysia, by M Miyamoto and others https://www.researchgate.net/publication/262677481_Proximate_and_underlying_causes_of_forest_cover_change_in_Peninsular_Malaysia
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