Mangrove guardians keep watch, protecting their community's natural resources. #ICYMI#mangrovemonday https://news.mongabay.com/2017/05/communities-band-together-to-protect-el-salvadors-last-mangroves/ photo and article by @psskow for @mongabay
It’s #MangroveMonday! 🌱Covering our coastal shores and wetlands, mangroves act as a natural barrier against erosion and they're a habitat for native birds, mammals and fish. They're also filters that reduce water pollution. With the help of our friends at Mangrove.org, we’ve planted hundreds of #mangroves!
How do #mangroves in Baja keep their heads above rising tides? They build on top of their old root remains! Through this process, mangroves have accumulated up to 3,000 Mg of #Carbon per hectare! Happy #MangroveMonday Ask @aulapez for more