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Mangrove forests: Nature’s coast guard

Mangrove forests are among the world’s most underappreciated ecosystems. Yet these coastline barriers are crucial to our survival — they protect us from the ever-worsening storms.

Seagrass meadows: the marine powerhouses

Seagrass meadows are among the world’s least known ecosystems. Yet these underwater gardens are crucial to our survival — they are among the most important blue carbon reservoirs on the planet.

Peatlands: A little known natural treasure

Peatlands are among the world’s most neglected natural treasures. Yet these waterlogged ecosystems are crucial to our survival —they are among the most important carbon reservoirs on the planet.

Ecosystems under fire

Fire in ecosystems - a natural disturbance or an anthropogenic threat?

Subterranean ecosystems - a terrestrial world out of sight

Approximately 15 % to 20 % of Earth's ice-free land consists of karst landscapes. Despite this, we are still in the dark when it comes to our knowledge of subterranean ecosystem.

IUCN Red List of Ecosystems

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