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Magroves, FSRM, Aug 2015 © WiseOceans

The trees of the sea

Along the East coast of Mauritius lies a very important, yet underrated ecosystem – mangroves! Mangroves are trees and shrubs which grow in tidal tropical areas benefiting from a freshwater runoff. They are specially adapted to this environment with an extensive root system to maximise gaseous exchange. In Mauritius you can find just two of […]

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