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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 @ConservationOrg: Mangroves are one of the world’s best coastal defenses against hurricanes. And as hurricanes intensify from the effect…

17 September 2020

RT @MangrovesNow: The UN report on #biodiversity is devastating: The global community has not fully achieved any of its 20 targets. Failure…

17 September 2020

RT @GabrielPopkin: My latest for the @washingtonpost - an all-too-rare good news story about a critical and threatened ecosystem. Featuring…

16 September 2020

RT @IucnOcean: This time it's for Kenya. We are looking for consultants to make assessments of socio-economic role of mangroves and their…

16 September 2020

It can be challenging to make replanting #mangroves successful in the long term. So @MangroveProject developed th… https://t.co/cDFm1edYWp

15 September 2020

RT @CIFOR: ✍️Often regarded as 'useless salty swamps' blocking access to good land and the sea, #mangroves in reality are supremely importa…

15 September 2020

The full case study on Bangladesh's forest and mangrove restoration is on pages 22-25 of @IUCN_forests 2020 Bonn Ch… https://t.co/MAiKL5lWfg

14 September 2020

For the Bonn Challenge, Bangladesh partnered with @IUCN’s Mangroves For the Future program to restore the country's… https://t.co/hRYq7g334Y

14 September 2020

RT @globalwetlands: Populations of the #mangrove tiger have declined historically in the Indian #Sundarbans, but the situation is improving…

14 September 2020

RT @MangroveProject: 𝗗𝗿𝘂𝗺𝗿𝗼𝗹𝗹 𝗽𝗹𝗲𝗮𝘀𝗲...🥁 An extraordinary photo 'Once again being a Mother' captures #jaguars in #mangroves: an event rarel…

14 September 2020

"Reduction in area of habitats such as #mangroves and seagrasses [due to coastal development], limits the ability o… https://t.co/YkI3Q1vZNN

11 September 2020

RT @kingadindu: Meet @MarthaAgbani, the #IndigenousTrees champion fighting #ClimateChange. With over a 100k #mangrove #trees in her nurser…

11 September 2020

RT @BlueCarbonLab: It's #WetlandWednesday! DYK #coastalwetlands are the #GBR best friends. Saltmarshes, mangroves, and seagrasses sit at th…

11 September 2020

RT @globalwetlands: We used the IUCN Red List of Ecosystems framework to assess the risk of collapse in the #Endangered Indian #Sunderbans…

10 September 2020

Mangrove deforestation is a continuing issue. To ID high risk habitats, new research sorts #mangroves by land & soi… https://t.co/MhJZUg81lO

09 September 2020

RT @MangrovesNow: The Climate:Red Summit is taking place on 9-10 September. With over 200 sessions, it will aim to connect, inspire and bui…

09 September 2020

ICYMI take a look at our quick GIF tour of the #GlobalMangroveWatch 👀⤵️ https://t.co/td8HvfcM0w

08 September 2020

RT @SieversSci: The Indian #Sundarbans @Mangroves have declined in extent by ~70% since the 1700s. While this = #Endangered under the IUCN…

08 September 2020

RT @MangroveProject: Don't miss our #Mangrove photography gallery! We hope you enjoy viewing the images as much as we enjoyed receiving the…

07 September 2020

Here's one for your weekend reading list #mangroves #science https://t.co/EThXsrCwaN

04 September 2020

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