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Video: Multiple Efforts To Save Cameroon’s Coastal Mangroves (French)

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For decades, the overharvesting of mangroves along Cameroon’s coastlines has destroyed the mangrove...

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After decades of uncontrolled mangrove destruction, efforts are underway to save the remaining mangrove population as experts warn of ecosystem collapse. Using solar-powered ovens and eco-friendly charcoal instead of mangrove wood to smoke fish, mangrove regeneration efforts are growing.

Video by cameroun24tv. Cameroon, 2022.

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