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Juvenile fish habitat on the Virgin Islands

Year: 2010
From collection: Blue Carbon
Taken by: Christian Perthen (RUI LLC)
Mangroves provide shelter for many juvenile fish species in the United States Virgin Islands. They are also recognized as important carbon sinks, helping to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, through storage in canopy biomass and subsurface sediments.
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