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Bangladesh

Mangroves at the receiving end of development and climate change

19 Nov 2019, Mongabay

The world’s largest block of mangroves, the Sundarbans, mitigated damage caused by Cyclone Bulbul; yet, such forests are imperiled by development and climate change.



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