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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 @zofeen28: #Karachi needs a green umbrella over it but it needs to be done carefully and in a planned manner say experts. https://t.co/…

15 July 2018

RT @NatCapCoalition: "Mangrove degradation continues due to decision-making processes exclusively based on economic factors...but local peo…

15 July 2018

Do you have a great #mangrove 📸? Here's a great opportunity to increase your exposure (see what we did there?)! https://t.co/BAbPWrYNAf

15 July 2018

It’s #SharkAwarenessDay! Mangroves play an important role in the survival of shark populations. Young sharks have a… https://t.co/sIucglTQt2

14 July 2018

#FieldworkFriday: volunteers and staff with @STINAPABonaire clear oversedimented channels in mangrove forests to im… https://t.co/7OQC1vXoNI

13 July 2018

RT @SAmangroveSci: 🌱New Research🌱 just #published in #African Journal of #Marine #Science #mangrove #expansion in #SouthAfrica, great job @…

12 July 2018

RT @GCMarineProgram: What are the benefits of monitoring #mangroves with #remotesensing techniques? For one, it's much faster than crawling…

12 July 2018

RT @freyablekman: One of my many university responsibilities is the coordination of the @VUBrussel faculty of Science&bioengineering #VUBf…

12 July 2018

saving #mangroves starts by planting the seed of one small commitment. Together, it can add up to great gains. Take… https://t.co/zML9ateCmD

12 July 2018

looking for data on #mangroves? we've opened a new portal that's ready for users to do some exploring, you can even… https://t.co/38SUXgA6Ax

09 July 2018

"With 3.7 million local fisher people, 8% of all #mangroves and 12% of all coral reefs around the world, the need t… https://t.co/CFBhrZs0c2

06 July 2018

RT @GCMarineProgram: Research Spotlight: #mangroves and other shrubs make up < 1% of Mexico's arid NW land area, but account for 28% of the…

06 July 2018

Take #OceanAction to protect #mangroves against negative effects of coastal development, aquaculture, & pollution… https://t.co/QzH1Khohke

06 July 2018

there's a new portal to data on #mangroves and its ready-to-use now! https://t.co/UlAia3SG8n #WorldMangroveDay https://t.co/zaG8Hj4dYV

05 July 2018

Learn more about what's being done to protect Lac Bay in #Bonaire where #mangroves are vital to the health of impor… https://t.co/QkMgPgrMxv

05 July 2018

are you making progress toward your #SDG14 #mangrove commitment? share your story & encourage others to make a pled… https://t.co/e2jgcl7Bi6

04 July 2018

RT @World_Wildlife: Fifty percent of the world’s mangroves have disappeared in the past half-century. https://t.co/eUAYiSnuej

03 July 2018

RT @Mangroves: in the lead up to #WorldMangroveDay on July 26, make a commitment for #OceanAction Help us reach 100 voluntary commitments…

03 July 2018

you can learn more about the work @WCSocean is doing with "With several hundred marine scientists and conservationi… https://t.co/Y5ZpbPZoi6

02 July 2018

we're excited to welcome the expertise that @WCSocean brings to #mangrove #conservation https://t.co/F9abUraDTT

02 July 2018

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