Mangroves are species of trees and shrubs that grow in saline (brackish) coastal habitats in the tropics and subtropics.
The connection belongs to Ecology connections.
- Aldabra Atoll
- Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
- Banc d'Arguin: The mangrove swamp in the park is a relict of a previous humid geological period when Banc d'Arguin was a vast estuary mouth for rivers flowing from the Sahara. (unesco website)
- Belize Barrier Reef
- Darien National Park: occasional mangroves (UNEP-WCMC)
- Desembarco del Granma National Park
- Discovery Coast
- Fraser Island: "mangrove forests" (wiki)
- Great Barrier Reef: 3800km2 Link
- Ha Long Bay
- Komodo National Park: patches of tropical rainforest and mangrove (UNEP-WCMC)
- Lagoons of New Caledonia: "The property is a marine site of exceptional diversity with a continuum of habitats from mangroves to seagrasses" (AB ev)
- Lorentz National Park
- Nan Madol
- Ningaloo Coast: Intertidal systems such as ... mangroves are also found within the property. (AB ev)
- Rainforests of the Atsinanana: 7 species of mangrove (UNEP-WCMC)
- Rock Islands: The islands form complex geographical features and create diverse habitats including .... mangroves (AB ev)
- Saloum Delta
- Sian Ka'an
- Socotra Archipelago: One of "eight main types of vegetation" (AB ev)
- Sundarbans National Park
- The Sundarbans
- Tsingy de Bemaraha
- Ujung Kulon National Park: "mangrove forest which occurs in a broad belt along the northern side of the isthmus." (AB ev)
- Wet Tropics of Queensland
- iSimangaliso Wetland Park
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