Abachi, used in many saunas, comes from West and Central Africa - where illegal harvesting has reached dramatic levels.
This region is also home to key habitat for forest elephants. At the beginning of the 20th century there were still 3-5 million elephants in Africa, but today the number of forest elephants has greatly diminished. A key threat for these elephants is habitat loss and deforestation.
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