Mangroves under threat from shrimp farms – UN

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  • 2012•11•14     Reuters.com

    Excerpt from a Reuters.com article by Alister Doyle:

    “There is an opportunity for many countries to go for restoration of mangroves,” Hanneke Van Lavieren, lead author of the study at the U.N. University’s Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNWEH) [sic], told Reuters.

    “Mangroves can be seen as a key ecosystem for food security in the world,” she said.