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02-22-2024
CO2 emissions from degraded mangrove forests set to increase by 50,000% 
Annual carbon emissions from degraded mangrove forests could escalate by nearly 50,000% by the end of the century. This startling projection comes from a recent study led by Montclair State University. The surge in emissions will primarily take place across degraded mangrove forests in regions like southern India, southeastern China, Singapore, and eastern Australia. These mangrove forests are crucial for carbon storage, particularly in their soil. Despite their importance, human development activities have led to a noticeable decline in these vital carbon stocks. Massive loss of...
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