Threats Faced by Mangroves (4)

In this article we will discuss Threats Faced by Mangroves (4)

  • Soil Related Issues: The soil where mangroves are rooted poses a challenge for plants as it is severely lacking in oxygen.
  • Most plants can easily take oxygen from gases trapped within the surrounding soil, but for mangrove roots this is not an option as not only their roots underground, they are also flooded with water up to two times a day.

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