Indonesia wants to restore its degraded peatlands. But first it needs to know how to map them. EPA/Bagus Indahono March 17, 2016 Indonesia offers a cool million to whoever can help take the heat off its peatlands Budiman Minasny, University of Sydney Last year, fires burned 2 million hectares of peatlands in Indonesia. The country wants to restore them. But first it needs to know the extent and depth of its peatlands.