Established in 2013, the Riau Ecosystem Restoration(RER) is a collaborative project that brings together private and public sectors to protect and restore ecologically important peat forest on Indonesia’s Kampar Peninsula and Padang Island, Province of Riau. Managed under the ecosystem restoration licenses from the Government of Indonesia, the RER team work to protect, assess, restore and manage a total of 150,000 hectares of peat forest in both locations.

In a recent video, the RER team shares how they work in one of Indonesia’s most challenging terrain: