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- Ahmed, Nesar; Thompson, Shirley; Glaser, Marion
- Ambio 2018 v.47 no.4 pp. 441-452
- farm area; marine ecosystems; mangrove forests; climate change; carbon; deforestation; carbon sequestration; emissions; shrimp culture
- ... Globally, shrimp farming has had devastating effects on mangrove forests. However, mangroves are the most carbon-rich forests, with blue carbon (i.e., carbon in coastal and marine ecosystems) emissions seriously augmented due to devastating effects on mangrove forests. Nevertheless, integrated mangrove-shrimp cultivation has emerged as a part of the potential solution to blue carbon emissions. Int ...
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