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Friday, 07 December 2012 06:59

Qatar's Mangroves: Why they matter for climate change

60 km from the site of the UN climate change talks in Doha, Indonesian scientist Daniel Murdiyarso and Qatar-based scientist Mohamad Khawrie explore Qatar's most important ecosystem - the mangroves - and explain their significance for climate change - both in absorbing carbon, and helping cities adapt to storms and sea level rises. For more information, visit: https://blog.cifor.org/11920/why-negotiators-at-doha-should-care-about-the-wor...

To read CIFOR publications about carbon storage in mangroves, visit these links:

https://www.cifor.org/online-library/browse/view-publication/publication/3233....

https://www.cifor.org/online-library/browse/view-publication/publication/3401....

For more stories from COP 18 in Doha, visit www.blog.cifor.org/cop18

 

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