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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 @MangroveProject: Our latest newsletter is available! Read about how nature-based solutions offer big climate benefits, illegal #mangrov…

12 April 2021

RT @_hsumar: Peek our new #publication on how we can tackle #equitable access to mangrove monitoring using aerial tools 🌍 #OceanDecade https…

12 April 2021

RT @mongabay: Coastal mangrove forests are known to trap plastic waste and stop it entering the sea, but this ocean defense comes at a high…

09 April 2021

RT @UNBiodiversity: 📣 COMING UP: "Marine Conservation — An urgent task for international development cooperation" 🌊 Join the virtual high-…

09 April 2021

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08 April 2021

Indonesia has widespread #mangroves, but deforestation is a major threat. Samsudin, an educator in Indramayu, tea… https://t.co/cyZviJpOa5

08 April 2021

RT @danfriess: Join us on April 12 for a seminar on mangroves as a natural climate solution in Indonesia! @IUCN_Mangrove @Mangroves @Mangro…

08 April 2021

RT @UNDPClimate: Thailand’s coastal zones are rich w/ biodiversity, #marinelife & mangroves that are distributed along the coasts of 24 pro…

07 April 2021

RT @WildRedlands: Little egret (Egretta garzetta) hunting in mangrove wetlands at Oyster Point, Cleveland. This area is just a few hundred…

07 April 2021

Over the weekend, 400 #mangroves were planted in Macao! A University group planted three different species: Kandeli… https://t.co/U5JpvudhAb

06 April 2021

RT @UNBiodiversity: 📣 #IPBES8 is coming up! Registration is now open for the upcoming @IPBES plenary, regional consultations & #IPBESStake…

05 April 2021

RT @WetlandsInt: “It is essential to involve young people in #mangrove conservation techniques as they are the future managers of restorati…

05 April 2021

RT @SLYCANTrust: 🆕on the blog: Continuing Efforts to Restore #BlueCarbon Ecosystems #mangroves @Mangroves @IUCN_Mangrove @MangrovesNow @I…

01 April 2021

After a natural disaster, El Salvador communities began wetlands restoration and more sustainable lifestyles: "In t… https://t.co/87tt886K7P

01 April 2021

In the Caribbean, some coral species can grow among mangrove roots! 🌳 New research indicates that tree canopies of… https://t.co/7B7AaEtaLE

31 March 2021

RT @globalwetlands: Join @danfriess, @fern_adame and @bluecology as they discuss the importance of #mangroves to the #BlueEconomy and show…

31 March 2021

RT @MangrovesNow: #SaveTheDate How to achieve #SDG14 - the most underfunded target of the #Agenda2030? Keep the momentum for #OceanAction a…

31 March 2021

New evidence suggests that the Mayans used salt gathered from #mangroves as currency! "So far, more than 70 salt fl… https://t.co/6grb6rT4yF

30 March 2021

RT @koi_kiki: I don't know what is occupying your feed today but if it's not #EarthOptimism then you are missing out. #EarthOptimismVoices…

30 March 2021

RT @Nature_Africa: What is it like for women in marine conservation? Watch how women in Lamu are having an impact on mangroves, sustainable…

29 March 2021

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