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Sunderbans Will Drown in 60 Years: WWF


Environment  (tags: studies, eco systems, home, bengal tiger, drown, sunderbans, ClimateChange, environment, habitat, wildlife )

Simone
- 3312 days ago - economictimes.indiatimes.com
: The World Wildlife Fund has warned that days are numbered for much of the sensitive Sunderbans eco-system and in 60 years vast tracts of the rare mangrove forests, home to the Bengal tiger, will be inundated by the rising sea



   

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gail dair (0)
Tuesday February 23, 2010, 12:43 am
thanks
 

Virginie Duris (20)
Tuesday February 23, 2010, 12:55 pm
Serte, les tigres des mangroves sont en danger. Mais, les mangroves, elles mêmes, sont des nourricières pour les alevins et sont le lieu où vivent des espèces uniques!
 

pam w (139)
Tuesday February 23, 2010, 2:35 pm
And people continue to deny global warming.....
 

Sylvie M (46)
Tuesday February 23, 2010, 5:18 pm
I already knew about this, but it's never too late to say it again: mangroves are, just like any other habitat on this planet, essential for ALL biodiversity... When will these people finally understand? Sometimes I'm just hopeless.
 

Beth P (32)
Tuesday February 23, 2010, 9:14 pm
More bad news for the Tigers and all the other Wildlife living there. The people who have the power to help either don't listen, don't believe it, or don't care.
 

Ancil S (175)
Tuesday February 23, 2010, 10:51 pm
This is why we need to address the global warming issue before it's too late.If we do nothing,it's only going to get worse.
 

E A (28)
Wednesday February 24, 2010, 4:12 am
I think in that part of the region, the knowledge to conserve and protect is minute. In places like Bangledash more emphasis is placed on day to day survival without realizing the both go hand in hand.
 

Elaine R (132)
Wednesday February 24, 2010, 5:02 am
SAVE PROTECT MANGROVE FORESTS
 

Jere W (9)
Wednesday February 24, 2010, 6:32 am
Noted. This really is quite sad.
 

Josh Townsend (34)
Wednesday February 24, 2010, 2:24 pm
This is awful. Thanks for the post!
 
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