Dirty Science Part 2: As tides rise higher, can mangroves hold on? Researchers dig in to find out

The Indonesian archipelago is home to millions of hectares of mangrove forest. We know they store huge amounts of carbon, but are they helping to protect our coastlines too? A group of scientists, armed with a GoPro, went to Papua to find out how quickly mangroves are capable of adapting to sea level changes.

Watch Dirty Science Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5tNQG…

For more information on Mangroves go to: www.cifor.org/swamp