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Title: Research on the ecology and management of Micronesian mangroves

Author: Allen, J.A.;

Date: 1999

Source: Allen, J.A. 1999. Society of Wetland Scientists Bulletin 16: 6-7

Publication Series: Newspaper Article

Description: Mangroves are a vitally important natural resource on the high islands of Micronesia. This importance is especially valid in the Federated States of Micronisa (FSM) and the Republic of Palau, where mangroves cover 10-15% of the total land area and are used heavily by islanders as sources of wood, crabs, fish, thatching material, and other products.

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Allen, J.A. 1999. Research on the ecology and management of Micronesian mangroves. Society of Wetland Scientists Bulletin 16: 6-7.


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