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The World Must Invest in Mangroves
Environment  (tags: mangroves, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, environment, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, government )

Cal
- 168 days ago - theecologist.org
Mangrove swaps don't just protect coastlines from storms, flooding and erosion - they also sequester huge tonnages of carbon. And that makes them a super-smart investment
New Technology Aims to Expand Knowledge of Qatar's Mangroves
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, forests, mangroves, world, protection, nature, green, oceans, research, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 605 days ago - blog.conservation.org
Despite their unglamorous appearance, the roots of these trees play an important role in buffering the coast from large waves offshore.Qatar's mangroves provide other benefits too; together with the adjacent salt marshes and seagrass beds, they provide im
Mangroves Lead Battle Against Rising Seas
Environment  (tags: climate-change, water )

Cal
- 846 days ago - ipsnews.net
Sea level rise near Papua New Guinea, a Small Island Developing State (SIDS) in the southwest Pacific, is estimated at seven millimetres per year, double the global annual average of 2.8-3.6 mm.
Vanishing Mangroves Are Carbon Sequestration Powerhouses
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, mangroves, endangered, CO2emissions, world, protection, pollution, humans, nature )

Cal
- 1259 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Mangroves may be the world's most carbon rich forests, according to a new study in Nature Geoscience.
Declining Mangroves Shield Against Global Warming
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, climate-change, mangroves, climate, globalwarming, world, protection, climatechange, conservation, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 1260 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Mangroves, which have declined by up to half over the last 50 years, are an important bulkhead against climate change, a study released on Sunday has shown for the first time.
INDIA: 'Declare Mangroves Protected Forests'
Environment  (tags: forests, ecosystems, mangroves, mangrove forest, world, trees, nature, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, conservation, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 1321 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Green activists say the government is the biggest culprit for the depletion of mangrove forests in India. A natural breeding ground for several species, mangrove forests act as natural lungs and kidneys of the ecosystem.
Saving Mexico's Parrots and Mangroves
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, wildlife, parots, mangroves, nature, climate-change )

Yrna
- 1340 days ago - defendersblog.org
Defenders' Mexico Program Director Juan Carlos Cantu scored a major year-end victory for the parrots and mangroves of Mexico. After four long years of raising public awareness and applying pressure behind the scenes,
   

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