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Jurgenne Primavera, Co-Chair of the IUCN Mangroves Specialist Group, Philippines

Jurgenne Primavera, Co-Chair of the IUCN Mangroves Specialist Group, Philippines , explains how mangroves contribute to food security.
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Cities: How crowded life is changing us

Cities: How crowded life is changing us | Local Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
More than half the world’s population are concentrated in urban areas, and this is having an effect not just culturally, but biologically too.
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Interesting possibilities and challenges for future communities but also the natural environment. This article might be useful source for a teaching unit for the new Australian Geography curriculum  in Year 8.

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Mangroves integral to UAE’s sustainable ecosystem: Masdar Institute

Mangroves integral to UAE’s sustainable ecosystem: Masdar Institute | Local Environmental Issues | Scoop.it
Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, an independent research-driven graduate-level university focused on advanced energy and sustainable technologies, has announced that the mangroves of Abu Dhabi are crucial to the very concept of sustainable...
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