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Mangrove forests are some of the world’s most valuable coastal ecosystems—and they’re being destroyed at an alarming rate. We’ve lost 50% of the world’s mangroves just in the past half century, and if current trends continue, the remaining mangroves could be gone within the next 100 years.

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RT @nature_org: This richly illustrated book – part instruction manual, part field guide – empowers fishers in Kenya to monitor their own r…

16 October 2018

How can we harness the power of #mangroves as a climate solution? The key is to combine local and global efforts, a… https://t.co/A4V02k99H3

15 October 2018

RT @WetlandsInt: #Resilience is when we don't falter in times of disaster; when we get back on our feet quickly & make ourselves more resil…

15 October 2018

#Mangrove forests are one of Australia’s most geographically widespread ecosystems. They cover over 980,000 hectare… https://t.co/lMDQOz1WQB

13 October 2018

Having shrimp, barramundi, or oysters this weekend? You may want to thank #mangroves! They support many species of… https://t.co/g1u7FAD0jP

13 October 2018

And the mangroves of #CostaRica too! 🌳 https://t.co/85pqgij6qh

12 October 2018

RT @protectedplanet: @Mangroves Well said! #MPAs cover the entire range from the coast to the deep ocean, all of it worth #protecting. #Kee…

12 October 2018

#MPAs don't just protect the open ocean -- they can include coastlines with #mangroves too. Some countries with MPA… https://t.co/kRvLup35Qv

12 October 2018

Protecting + restoring forests like #mangroves can get us 1/3 of the way to staying under 1.5C #IPCCReport https://t.co/GwCqn7n18M

11 October 2018

Success of #mangrove resprouting has been overwhelmed by erosion, and scouring by masses of drift logs and branches… https://t.co/zuJdyru9Tl

11 October 2018

RT @CIFOR: More than 15,000 scientists call for urgent change to how we treat our world’s ecological systems. CIFOR’s @CIFOR_CCE on the se…

11 October 2018

RT @DLagomasino: Great collaboration between @fcelter @bsosumd @NASAGoddard #lasers #satellites #hurricanes #mangroves #lidar @GlobalMangr…

11 October 2018

RT @KBMcLeodFLA: Swimming in good ideas for a sustainable ocean economy with @StimsonCenter @brettjenks @NorwayMFA @nature_org for #norway4…

11 October 2018

RT @marbolada: Dr. Miguel Cifuentes presents his blue carbon work at Costa Rica’s National Wetlands Council. @CIcostarica is working with M…

10 October 2018

RT @srzjwalters: @myreefsdiary @Mangroves @dfomangrovefdwl @MangrovesMFF I think we’re about to find out just how connected all of our disc…

10 October 2018

RT @myreefsdiary: Great efforts in Indonesia at the moment, rehabilitating mangrove forests previously lost to shrimp farming @Mangroves @d…

10 October 2018

RT @WWF_Australia: The difference between 1.5°C or 2°C? It's plain to see. #ClimateChange https://t.co/nX3cFvZpWV

10 October 2018

.@IPCC_CH report encourages “negative emissions” systems to stay under 1.5C. Protecting #mangroves helps meet this… https://t.co/cJXn4W1dm2

09 October 2018

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09 October 2018

#Mangroves provide: habitat for endangered species, nurseries for fish, and carbon storage! To name just a few 🌳🐠🐊 https://t.co/j6EEn8cZUN

09 October 2018

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