Myanmar Coast mangroves

WWF Abstract

Down along the coast of Myanmar, where the Irrawaddy River finally spills into the sea, many forms of life teeter on the edge of extinction. Once-mighty stands of mangrove trees now are degraded or chopped down. Mammals and birds that once could be seen everywhere now live in isolated pockets. Of these, one group is small in number but significant: the wild Asian elephant.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Mangroves
Countries:India, Myanmar, Malaysia, Thailand
Area:5,247,999 acres (2,123,790 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Ao Phang Nga National Park Marine National Park
Hat Chao Mai National Park Marine National Park
Hat Nopharat Thara - Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park Marine National Park
Khao Lam Pi - Hat Thai Muang National Marine Park
Khlong Nakha Wildlife Sanctuary
Laem Son National Park Marine National Park
Mu Ko Lanta National Park Marine National Park
Si Phang Nga National Park
Sirinath National Park Marine National Park
Thaleban National Park Marine National Park
Than Boke Khoranee National Park Marine National Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER