Mangroves

Some articles on mangroves, mangrove:

List Of Ecoregions In Brazil - Terrestrial Ecoregions - By Major Habitat Type - Mangrove
... Amapá mangroves (Brazil) Bahia mangroves (Brazil) Ilha Grande mangroves (Brazil) Pará mangroves (Brazil) Rio Piranhas mangroves (Brazil) Rio São Francisco ...
Carabane - Geography - Flora
... Most of Carabane is covered in mangroves, forming an impassable jungle that can only be crossed in constructed passages ... Mangroves are among the few species capable of adapting to the highly saline environment, where the quantity of oxygen in the soil is low ... In recent decades there has been concern that the mangroves are less prevalent ...
La Ventanilla, Oaxaca - The Lagoons
... The lagoon is cut off from the sea by the beach much of the year and is full of mangroves as well as a wide variety of wildlife ... The two principle mangrove types here are the red mangrove (Rhizophora mangle) and the white mangrove (Laguncularia racemosa) ... Tannins from the roots of the red mangrove turn the lagoon’s water reddish in the shallows and black in deeper areas ...
Geography And Ecology Of The Everglades - Florida Bay
... Because much of the coast and inner estuaries are built by mangroves—and there is no border between the coastal marshes and the bay—the ecosystems in ... There are approximately one hundred keys in Florida Bay, many of which are mangrove forests ... Everglades keys that foster mangroves also support nurseries for wading birds such as the Great white heron (Ardea herodias), which was almost wiped out in the Labor Day ...
List Of Ecoregions In Indonesia - Terrestrial - Sundaland Bioregion - Mangroves
... Sunda Shelf mangroves (Borneo, Sumatra, Riau Islands). ...