First action plan for world’s blue carbon policy

“The first policy framework outlining activities needed to include coastal marine areas such as mangroves, tidal marshes and seagrasses into the work of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), has been presented in a report by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) and Conservation International (CI).”

If you have read previous blog on “Mangrove as carbon sink“, you will understand how important mangrove as a carbon sink! (yeah, it rhymes..)

With this knowledge, how can we left mangrove out of the  blue carbon policy? Scientists are including all the coastal marine ecosystem into the first action plan of blue carbon!

This mean that people are taking the importance of mangroves more seriously and a political framework like this will certainly helps!

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Posted on January 16, 2012, in Mangrove News and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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