While floods ravaged most of the city and destroyed people’s homes, Pawar recalls being surprised that his fishing village, Bhandup, a primarily Indigenous suburb, escaped the worst. Mangrove forests surround the village and cushion it from floods. ...

Environmentalist in Pakistan are pushing for the protection of mangroves .They highlight their significance in protection from climate events. ...

Tree planting and mangrove reforestation efforts led by a local resident can reduce the risk of heavy floods in her municipality. ...

Bees are helping protect an endangered mangrove area in Kenya against charcoal and illegal liquor loggers, providing livelihoods for the community. ...