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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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There is an urgent need for coordinated partnerships that ensure good science, sound environmental policies and pra… https://t.co/QXVFsHwEQ9

13 December 2018

"On Colombia’s Pacific coast, women, many of them single mothers, collect clams called “piangua” by hand in the… https://t.co/DaCmkfOQXj

13 December 2018

RT @christiandunn: How management of mangroves shows we need to be "ecosystem physicians" to help fight climate change. Concentrate conser…

13 December 2018

"Dr Afif said the state government was keen to grow the multi-billion ringgit aquaculture industry in the state but… https://t.co/jmEAOWO0Rf

12 December 2018

RT @WetlandsAfrica: We @WetlandsAfrica support "The Saloum Mangrove Platform" in Senegal to meet the challenge of communication and synerg…

12 December 2018

RT @m_yonetani: #Tanzania #displacement solutions for coastal communities: Seawalls + rehabilitation of mangroves & coral habitats ➡ pple w…

12 December 2018

RT @IUCN_Water: Healthy mangroves are a precious resource, and yet over the past 50 yrs a staggering number of mangroves were lost. With t…

12 December 2018

RT @Nature4Climate: - “loss of coastal wetlands each year is equivalent to the emissions of the UK” Emily Landis from @nature_org talking a…

12 December 2018

RT @j_steele4: Learning about #Nature Based Solutions to #Climate Change: #Wetlands (mangroves and peatlands) are very important as #carbon…

12 December 2018

"when we slash and burn forests, drain #mangroves, or plow up grasslands, we release into the atmosphere heat-trapp… https://t.co/yLp6pS1uLZ

12 December 2018

"We urgently need to move beyond the science, beyond the pilots, to the roll out these credible ideas to threatened… https://t.co/7W5K9i1KMI

12 December 2018

👀 #climate threats to #mangroves from the IPCC report: ❌ current ecosystem services reduced ❌ rising sea levels,… https://t.co/lT96zb9gUQ

12 December 2018

RT @ConservationOrg: Dollar for dollar nothing beats saving #mangroves. Mangrove forests store up to 10X more carbon per unit area than ter…

12 December 2018

#mangroves #ClimateAction https://t.co/fc7vKqIFpU

11 December 2018

Thanks for threading this! https://t.co/p5H8E98dpI

11 December 2018

In some cases, restoration of coastal habitats and ecosystems can be a cost-effective way of responding to challeng… https://t.co/ulCTCwxPat

11 December 2018

RT @NatureBasedSols: To learn more about how #wetlands and other #naturebasedsolutions to #climatechange feature in the adaptation plans of…

11 December 2018

RT @WetlandsInt: Tom Owen Edmunds, Head of UK Climate Change Unit& @DFID_UK Indonesia says - Mangrove is the new peat because of its enormo…

11 December 2018

Mangrove protection and restoration are ecosystem-based adaptation measures that reduce the risk of warming-induced… https://t.co/JxBXzOsufF

11 December 2018

The IPCC report encourages integrated coastal zone management that recognizes the importance and economic expedienc… https://t.co/kIlUF3hMUo

11 December 2018

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