Indus River Delta-Arabian Sea mangroves

WWF Abstract

Mangroves provide a transition from the fresh inland waters to the salty Arabian Sea. These trees are well adapted to surviving in a saline environment. Their roots keep large amounts of damaging salt from entering the tree's system, and their leaves can get rid of the salt that does manage to enter.
Read more: View WWF Report
Countries:India, Pakistan
Area:1,407,999 acres (569,797 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER