Mangrove News

Police tear gas protest for mangrove forest in Dhaka

1,320-megawatt Rampal power plant, a joint India-Bangladesh project, may destroy Sundarbans forest, protesters say Anadolu Agency | 26.01.2017 | DHAKA, Bangladesh: Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at over 100 people in the capital Dhaka on Thursday who were protesting against plans to build a coal-fueled power plant that they believe would end up… read more »

Want to catch crabs? – Just stick your hands into the water and grab it!

NTV.TV | Tuesday, January 24, 2017 | Entertainment: Storm surges, currents, waves and tides are the main reason for coastal erosion. Mangroves however can stabilize the coastline with their intricate root system and forming mangroves swamps. Not only can they stop a declining coast, but they also have perfect living conditions, making it attractive to… read more »