Restoring Indonesia’s mangroves
Mangroves were once widespread throughout the world’s warm coastal areas, but over the past few decades, they’ve been disappearing. Now there’s growing recognition of their importance, and renewed efforts to restore them. I visited one such project in Indonesia, and filed this report for The World.
Aired on The World: Tues, 4 August 2009.
Read more about mangrove conservation on the Seacology Island Environment Blog.