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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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How much can #mangroves save your country from flooding risks? @CoastResilience ranks which countries receive the m… https://t.co/Uy6dW94SwJ

26 September 2018

#UNGA #climateweek https://t.co/gB53v1HXp5

26 September 2018

RT @antonioguterres: Climate Change poses an existential threat; the wonders of new technologies may bring serious dangers. Today I spoke t…

26 September 2018

RT @MangroveWatch: MW scientist Prof. Norm Duke at the 3rd International Symposium on #Conservation & Management of #Wetlands ( #ISCMW2018)…

25 September 2018

DYK that #mangroves are critical ecosystems for promoting and supporting biodiversity? Learn more during the #UNGA… https://t.co/BYculdOC7X

25 September 2018

DYK that #mangroves store more carbon than terrestrial tropical trees? Learn about the #climate connection this we… https://t.co/Be42XE7H2s

25 September 2018

RT @FAOForestry: #nowreading | Amazon mangrove forest stores twice as much carbon per acre as region's famous rainforest https://t.co/UsfJq…

25 September 2018

RT @CoastResilience: Now in our 11th year, we need coastal resilience more than ever to better prepare and recover from storms and flooding…

25 September 2018

DYK that #mangroves mean food security and jobs for millions of people? Take some time to learn about how these fo… https://t.co/M1lMCO6XSl

25 September 2018

RT @BlueVentures: "I think that community involvement is the key for successful #mangrove restoration." - Lalao Aigrette speaking before @G…

25 September 2018

RT @africa_ci: Today marks the 3rd anniversary of the historic adoption of the #GlobalGoals. At @ConservationOrg, we work with countries to…

25 September 2018

Big news! A lot of #mangrove cover represented by these countries. https://t.co/70gvjuI1YL

24 September 2018

It's #ClimateWeek and #UNGA week in #NYC and that has us thinking #mangroves These trees do a lot of good for peo… https://t.co/y1EIJniEPs

24 September 2018

@BD_Stew @zakiya_alafifi @YorkEnvironment congrats @zakiya_alafifi!

24 September 2018

RT @RacingXtinction: Mangroves live at the edge of the land and sea, providing local communities with coastal protection, habitat for their…

24 September 2018

If you're attending #UNGA this week, consider that #mangroves make a difference in the lives on millions. These co… https://t.co/dGuug3Hr9z

24 September 2018

RT @MangroveProject: #MagicMangroveMondays This is why we love #mangroves and love working with them, isn't it? https://t.co/98blahvB9S @Ma…

24 September 2018

More than 60% of @UN countries have #mangroves. As world leaders gather for the #UNGA this week, these forests sh… https://t.co/TNGq7upBYm

24 September 2018

RT @wb_research: New study on the impacts of salinity diffusion on #mangroves of #WestBengal tidal-wetland forest delta (Sundarbans) & what…

24 September 2018

ICYMI some weekend reading on #mangroves courtesy of @danfriess and his @NUSingapore colleagues. #science https://t.co/QgCorm3lGF

21 September 2018

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