The role of coastal plant communities for climate change mitigation and adaptation

The role of coastal plant communities for climate change mitigation and adaptation

Primary Country: global
Ecosystems: mangrove / seagrass
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $6-42 billion: estimated economic damages due to loss of CO2 sequestration from loss of vegetated coastal habitats

Publication information

Duarte, C. I. LosadaI. HendriksI. MazarrasaN. MarbĂ  “The role of coastal plant communities for climate change mitigation and adaptation” Nature Climate Change 3(11): 961-968, 2013e, 2013

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