Indochina mangroves

WWF Abstract

Humans were not the only species that suffered during the Vietnam War. Bombing, tank movements, and the spraying of the defoliant Agent Orange all damaged the natural habitat of this ecoregion on a large scale. These mangroves are now endangered--but where they still exist they provide important habitat for several rare water birds.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Mangroves
Countries:Thailand, Cambodia, Viet Nam
Area:6,655,998 acres (2,693,587 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Can Gio Mangrove Biosphere Reserve
Chalerm Pra Kiet Somdej Prathep Rattana Rachasuda Sanctuary Wildlife Sanctuary
Namtok Phlew National Park
Thale Noi Non-hunting Area No or Non Hunting Area
Thale Sap Non-hunting Area No or Non Hunting Area
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER