Fires on land concessions for palm cultivation in Indonesia

Derived analyses of burn scars detected in Landsat image time series over a palm oil concession in West Papua, Indonesia. The image visualizes Normalised Burn Ratio (NBR) and was modified by Forensic Architecture

I supported a Forensic Architecture investigation commissioned by Greenpeace International into the intentionality of peatland fires over land concessions for palm oil cultivation in Indonesia. Find out more about the investigation here

Corey Scher
Corey Scher
PhD Student in Earth and Environmental Sciences