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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 @EU_ENV: #UNBiodiversityConference: today World leaders meet in Sharm El Sheikh. Humans have benefitted from Nature for millennia. With…

14 November 2018

Leaders meet in Egypt 🇪🇬 later this week to focus on #biodiversity #DYK mangrove forests are among the most produ… https://t.co/NojG086bSq

14 November 2018

RT @Nature4Climate: #DYK mangroves are one of our most effective systems to absorb & store carbon? Yet, barely 1/2 of the world’s original…

13 November 2018

How many species can you spot in this picture? The #biodiversity found in #mangroves is astounding, and if we save… https://t.co/KBpAW402yN

13 November 2018

RT @ProjectDrawdown: After examining 14 of the world's most common ecosystems, geographers from the Nat'l University of Singapore found tha…

13 November 2018

#MangroveMonday meets #ManateeMonday! Mangroves are a sheltering habitat and their leaves even make great manatee s… https://t.co/u3ML3iaP6d

12 November 2018

"recent changes in #Belize policies give hope that the value of #mangroves for nature and people can be appreciated… https://t.co/3hI5mFow5Z

12 November 2018

RT @GEFBFP: Loss of #mangroves means losing livelihoods, food security, valuable timber production, coastal defenses and one of our most ef…

12 November 2018

RT @Nature4Climate: #DYK #MangroveForests, due to their rich soils are one of our most effective systems to absorb & store carbon? They can…

08 November 2018

RT @RemoteSens_MDPI: Mapping Mangrove Extent and Change: A Globally Applicable Approach by Nathan Thomas, Peter Bunting, Richard Lucas, An…

08 November 2018

RT @africa_ci: Beyond serving as the breeding grounds for piangua, mangroves are incredibly efficient at sequestering carbon, and their tan…

07 November 2018

Great news for #CoralReefs and #mangroves too https://t.co/fpPpHW3fA2

07 November 2018

RT @Aus_epidgeon: Really interesting visit to the mangroves and communities of Cienaga Grande de Santa Marta - unintended impacts of infras…

07 November 2018

RT @WetlandsAfrica: Meeting with organizations and conservation projects members of the Saloum Delta Mangrove Platform @WetlandsAfrica @Ma…

06 November 2018

tfw something is good for 👥 + 🐠 + 🌊 + 🌏 = 💚 https://t.co/QseLKR3ZIg

06 November 2018

RT @ConservationOrg: “Each species, no matter how insignificant it may seem, has a role to play in the rich tapestry of life–known today as…

05 November 2018

RT @Nature4Climate: #DYK: Peaking above the water’s edge with twisted exposed roots, #mangrove forests can store 3-4 x more carbon than mos…

05 November 2018

We 💚 #mangroves year-round, but this month we're showing them a little extra love. What can mangroves do for you?… https://t.co/1SKS3fS6c6

03 November 2018

RT @Nature4Climate: What have mangroves ever done for the #climate? Well, rather a lot. Mangrove forests, due to their rich soils, are one…

02 November 2018

RT @GERonEconomy: It is time to stop the trend of #wetlands loss. We need restoration and wise use of these vital ecosystems. Congratulat…

02 November 2018

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