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Updated: 12/01/2017 08:30:01AM

Climate change affects Mangrove forests

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FLORIDA FISH WILDLIFE


The FWRI coastal wetlands team and project partners from the University of South Florida Saint Petersburg collect a peat core from the mangrove forest floor.

FLORIDA FISH WILDLIFE


The FWRI coastal wetlands team and project partners from the University of South Florida Saint Petersburg collect a peat core from the mangrove forest floor.

FLORIDA FISH WILDLIFE


The FWRI coastal wetlands team and project partners from the University of South Florida Saint Petersburg collect a peat core from the mangrove forest floor.

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A Mangrove forest study investigates modern and historical rates of organic carbon burial and peat accretion in order to understand how mangrove ecosystems might adapt to future sea-level rise (SLR) and climate change.

Researchers exploring wetlands

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