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Willie Smits:
Willie Smits ripristina una foresta pluviale.

TED2009 · 20:42 · Filmed Feb 2009
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Ricomponendo i pezzi di un puzzle ecologico complesso, il biologo Willie Smits ha trovato un modo per ripristinare zone di foresta tropicale discoboscate nel Borneo, salvando così gli orangotango locali e creando un interessante paradigma per il ripristino di ecosistemi fragili.

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Conservationist
Willie Smits has devoted his life to saving the forest habitat of orangutans, the "thinkers of the jungle." As towns, farms and wars encroach on native forests, Smits works to save what is left. Full bio

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