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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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It's time to appropriately value these #NatureBasedSolutions and spend the resources and energy necessary to save t… https://t.co/XRxsTuEMBh

27 January 2020

RT @bobbydevito: Art at the Gato Bldg for Monday - “Backcountry Mangroves” by Gerald Baker. I love cleaning the mangroves throughout the ke…

27 January 2020

RT @MahadOmarNor: We went on a field trip to the mangrove forest in #abydhaxan #Mogadishu to look at how the #mangroves protect the shorel…

27 January 2020

RT @SeyCCAT: The @JmichelFoundatn has been awarded a #blueGrant to provide the Seychelles with a Roadmap to #BlueCarbon opportunities in th…

27 January 2020

RT @GriffithARI: New research publication from @SieversSci, Stephen Swearer, Benedikt Fest and @ElTiburonGuitar. 'Impacts of land managem…

27 January 2020

RT @pewtrusts: Intact coastal wetlands can save communities hundreds of millions of dollars when severe weather strikes, and can reduce flo…

24 January 2020

Sunscreens, toothpastes, & some cancer treatments utilize #nanoparticles to help people, but researchers claim they… https://t.co/sVdTsm1A58

24 January 2020

“Had the mangrove forests been healthier, they may have absorbed some of Haiyan’s winds and surges. A lush mangrove… https://t.co/7H0UBOxShG

24 January 2020

RT @ArtBasel: Dutch-Filipino artist Martha Atienza combats climate change using mangroves & ‘island technology’: https://t.co/MDMWeJlDXj ht…

23 January 2020

RT @NASAHarvest: Gorgeous visualization, @i_ameztoy! And what vegetation is showing in red in the Indus River Delta? Maybe #Mangroves? http…

23 January 2020

We hear #mangroves 🌱are exceptionally good at sequestration #NatureBasedSolutions #ClimateCrisis https://t.co/BHLf56xPpy

22 January 2020

In 2019, @NOAA reported 149 oil incidents in the USA alone. As natural coastal barriers, #mangroves are very vulner… https://t.co/QS2TqT1y7X

22 January 2020

Watch this! 👇 https://t.co/OALZtSCQVW

22 January 2020

RT @NatCapCoalition: .@UNEP, @IUCN to Launch New €20m Programme on Ecosystem-based Adaptation: Ecosystem-based adaptation (EbA) refers to…

22 January 2020

RT @Mangroves: Welcome to a new week of #mangroves, our visual record of the latest science and news from around the world has been updated…

21 January 2020

“…society is grappling with the idea of what it means to love and interact with nature in an arid climate, which in… https://t.co/ce4MtVCV9c

21 January 2020

RT @doecayman: Happy to see a new public effort to support regrowth and protection of Cayman’s mangroves has started: https://t.co/2oljci2h…

21 January 2020

RT @RobinsonCollege: #Research from Assistant Professor Alejandro Del Valle in @GeorgiaStateU's @RobinsonCollege Dept. of Risk Management a…

21 January 2020

RT @GCMarineProgram: According to a publication by @theAGU #mangroves provide more than 10 percent of essential dissolved organic carbon ( #…

21 January 2020

RT @ORRAAnews: Storing carbon and saving the economy? #Mangroves can do both and it's more important than ever that they be are protected.…

21 January 2020

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