Mexico – Mangrove research

Written by Ian Hendy Photos Courtesy of Tom Peschak Current research, in the Mangrove forests of the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico. Mangroves are salt-tolerant trees that fringe intertidal zones populating marine, freshwater and terrestrial habitats. They provide a range of ecosystem services including coastal protection, carbon sequestration and environmental buffering for fauna, including biodiversity maintenance mechanisms and nurseries. Maintenance of the... Read More