Threatened blue carbon ecosystems store carbon 40 times faster than forests – Science News

Threatened blue carbon ecosystems store carbon 40 times faster than forests – Science News

They can stink like fish and rotten eggs, breed swarms of mosquitos and lack the glamour of coral reefs. But mangroves, with other coastal habitats, are vitally important to our climate — and they’re under threat. In just the past decade, scientists have discovered that some of our underappreciated coastal …