How Mapping Mangrove Species Can Help With Coastal Erosion Mitigation

02 July 2024
GIS Lounge

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The rise in coastal erosion due to climate change is prompting scientists to consider the role of mangrove species in limiting this erosion.

This information can be used to aid conservation efforts and better target resources for protection measures against storm surges and coastal erosion.

However, a species distribution map is needed to forecast the potential of different mangrove species to protect coastlines.

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