Flat-headed cat vs biofuels

The habitat of flat-heated cat being transformed because of biofuels activity. Scientific actors and NGOs making the case public.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Biomass extraction conflicts (legally)
Resources solid wood
Issues 1 ecological, 2 social, 3 economical, 4 cultural
Keywords biodiversity, land-use changes
References http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/03/100322-flat-headed-cat-loves-water-biofuels/
Start date 2009
End date
Reason(s) for conflict Endangered mammal species because of intensified biofuel production
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests NGOs and scientific community raised a discussion against threatening of habitats of flat-headed cat
Barriers for dialogue quick destruction of the animals' habitats
Forums for dialogue agreement on set aside of certain sites which are valuable for wildlife
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation open and trustworthy doalog