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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 @WetlandsIntEA: Researchers carry out baseline studies for 54,000Ha of #Mangroves in #RufijiDelta #Tanzania https://t.co/la5V1CzhYL htt…

25 May 2018

healthy #mangroves need healthy #coralreefs https://t.co/cd3ex1R2gZ

25 May 2018

"Countries like Ecuador lost important mangrove areas to aquaculture (mainly shrimp) a few decades ago. Now they ar… https://t.co/yVvZ8GGUgk

24 May 2018

RT @mikoko_pamoja: Gazi bay community members trained on #mangrove #conservation by #mikokopamoja #KMFRI https://t.co/lIWWgYRGmc

24 May 2018

RT @GillyLlewellyn: Plus they are just amazing places..... https://t.co/EZvk3KHODu

23 May 2018

learn how land-use planning in Liberia is helping protect #mangroves https://t.co/SRdXuunzby

23 May 2018

DYK that #mangroves are rich in biodiversity? They're also under threat. Learn more on this #BiodiversityDay https://t.co/tiZvMK1KCR

22 May 2018

RT @climateWWF: A7. And we should think beyond forests. Grasslands, wetlands, and mangroves are also critical. They also store carbon, stab…

22 May 2018

RT @PYCousteau: #Mangroves, #seagrass and #salt marshes are some of the most efficient #carbon sequestration #ecosystems in the #ocean, col…

21 May 2018

RT @OceanActionHub: #Mangroves are fantastic ecosystems. They support life on Earth and life below water. Restoring mangroves is key to #sa…

21 May 2018

RT @FutureofFish: For decades, mangroves in Madagascar have been harvested for firewood and timber. This resulted in the loss of habitats f…

19 May 2018

Ms. Cunningham’s class gets an A & we’re officially making dioramas at our next workshop #mangroves https://t.co/S99baAhCWw

18 May 2018

RT @AguaClaraQRoo: El Manglar forma parte de los ecosistemas más productos que existen en cuanto a captación de carbono y producción de oxí…

18 May 2018

RT @savingoceans: #Corals, mangroves, and even #fish could soon have their own insurance policies! https://t.co/x6Dhx2bdk0 via @csmonitor #…

17 May 2018

RT @World_Wildlife: Mangroves, one of the world’s most powerful tools to fight against climate change, are at risk. Alongside global partne…

17 May 2018

RT @cscpbc: Congratulations on the opening today of the newest aquarium addition, Mangroves and Our Ecosystem @SFScienceCenter !Great place…

17 May 2018

RT @JustinCMAdams: New study finds that there's a direct, positive correlation between more trees and a higher human well-being score https…

17 May 2018

"Throughout its over 7,000 islands, coastal communities in the Philippines are highly vulnerable to the dangers pos… https://t.co/6AmkBWE8b8

17 May 2018

DYK #mangroves are lifesavers? watch this video from @WWF_Deutschland @BMZ_Bund and @IUCN and learn why we're all w… https://t.co/NAABWHsNAa

16 May 2018

RT @UNDP: Paulo grows #mangroves in #TimorLeste because they reduce the risk of floods during storm surges, filter pollutants & reduce eros…

16 May 2018

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