Nursery grounds for many ocean species, including fish, shellfish, turtles, manatees and dugongs, birds, and corals.
Incredibly effective "blue carbon" sink - each mangrove tree can store up to one ton of CO2.
50% of the world's mangroves have been lost in the last 50 years.
Mangroves are cleared to make unsustainable fish and shrimp farms. This increases coastline erosion from storms and tsunamis.
Want to have an even bigger impact? Plant mangrove SeaTrees in Indonesia today - providing jobs for the local community and habitat for countless species, AND sequestering carbon.