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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 @theGEF: Home to the critically endangered hawksbill turtle and slender-snouted crocodile, Benin’s #mangroves are vital for its #biodive…

13 May 2021

RT @JoyceMsuya: In Haiti, @UNEP has supported a push to preserve and restore mangroves and to create livelihoods in agroforestry, beekeepin…

12 May 2021

RT @Griffith_Uni: "A tropical forest has about 400 tons of carbon per hectares, mangroves in these sinkholes had 2700 tons." #GriffithUni D…

11 May 2021

Today kicks-off Latin America & Caribbean Climate Week. #Mangroves are a powerful nature-based solution to tackle c… https://t.co/0IOeMpN4vi

11 May 2021

Aprenda más sobre el rol de los manglares como depósitos de carbono en América Latina y el Caribe en el… https://t.co/PdvxjCWmOs

11 May 2021

Hoy comienza la semana del clima de América Latina y el Caribe. #Manglares son una solución basada en la naturale… https://t.co/uPc4FHwzs5

11 May 2021

RT @RupeshKBhomia: Calling #mangrove researchers to consider this special issue of #sustainability for your next MS submission. Please spre…

10 May 2021

RT @oceanorama: A big milestone for blue carbon - first VCS+CCB certified blue carbon credits from mangrove conservation! @ConservationOrg…

07 May 2021

Aren’t #mangroves amazing? Those roots help mangroves thrive in highly fluctuating coastal environments. Now we c… https://t.co/EZkQWf6Ioy

06 May 2021

RT @Balke_T: Congratulations @Vovides1 on a fantastic paper! How #mangrove trees give each other a helping hand/root. https://t.co/jRhbvgqe…

05 May 2021

RT @FAOSenegal: Saviez-vous que les mangroves jouent un rôle crucial dans la gestion durable des ressources halieutiques❓ Découvrez l’acti…

05 May 2021

RT @MangroveProject: Educating children is the solution to future mangrove #conservation. The interactive nature of our Marvellous Mangrove…

03 May 2021

RT @SLYCANTrust: The contribution of blue carbon #ecosystems is immense in mitigating the negative impacts of climate change. Join our effo…

28 April 2021

📣Happening Tomorrow! Watch a Spanish Language science seminar about the majesty of #mangroves and blue carbon ecos… https://t.co/Sh3dXD9nmI

27 April 2021

RT @IUCN: When the storm hits, #mangroves are there to help reduce the risk of disaster for coastal communities. https://t.co/KJaEUVTg1O @I…

27 April 2021

It's great to see this @MangrovesNow infographic being shared and spreading all the amazing benefits of #mangroves! https://t.co/YKlFu19RXB

26 April 2021

RT @_BlueSolutions: There is still time to share your solution! Apply to the #BlueChampionsAward👇 https://t.co/cIRhXtFRPN @BlueCarbon_BCI…

23 April 2021

RT @IucnOcean: Young people, here's your chance to make a difference. @IMPAC5Canada needs professionals aged 18-32. Know anybody who shou…

23 April 2021

Wonderful TED talk by @DanFriess on the power of #mangroves and why we need conservation optimism to protect our fu… https://t.co/eGSjuKwwEc

23 April 2021

RT @IndonesiainDC: #DidYouKnow that 🇮🇩 is rehabilitating 620k ha. of #mangroves by 2024, the largest in the 🌏, with 4 times #CarbonAbsorpti…

23 April 2021

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