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Mangroves of Western and Central Africa

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Series: UNEP-WCMC Biodiversity Volume: 26

By: Emily Corcoran, Corinna Ravilious and Mike Skuja

88 pages, Maps, col photos, tabs

United Nations Environment Programme

Paperback | Dec 2007 | #173238 | ISBN-13: 9789280727920
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About this book

This report presents a country profile for 19 countries of West and Central Africa, considering the status, distribution, biodiversity, uses, threats and drivers of change for thier mangroves. Although there is considerable work being undertaken to research this habitat at the national, regional and global level, there are still significant gaps in information, emphasizing a need for continued efforts to improve assessment in the region.

This report concludes that there has been a decline in mangrove cover in the region over the last quarter of a century, and that there will be consequences as a result of this decline.


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