Mangrove conference to focus on improving coastal livelihoods

The full impact of current plans to convert 2.24 million hectares of Indonesian mangrove forests to aquaculture shrimp ponds is unknown and could put sustainable land management strategies at risk, say the hosts of an upcoming conference to be held at the headquarters of the Center for International Forestry Research.This article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.