Only 2% of the earth is covered by coastal forests. Mangroves, the only coastal forests located at the confluence of land and sea in the world’s subtropics and tropics, are highly productive ecosystems and have immense ecological importance. They are the highest carbon sequestering terrestrial ecology. 50% of the world’s mangroves are gone, and along with it coastal communities way and their livelihoods.
Let’s delve deeper into RRC’s solution around regenerating billions of acres of coastal deserts using a unique solution of integrating aquaculture, seawater based agriculture with halophytes and mangrove wetlands and woodlands.