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In pics: International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem

Paul Noronha | Updated on July 26, 2019 Published on July 26, 2019

The International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem was adopted by the General Conference of UNESCO in 2015. It is celebrated each year on July 26 and aims to raise awareness of the importance of mangroves as “a unique, special and vulnerable ecosystem”. It also aims to promote solutions for their sustainable management, conservation and uses.

Published on July 26, 2019