Mangrove plantation Mauritius

Govt aims to restore mangrove plantation

The Ministry of Fisheries is implementing new measures to preserve the coastal areas of the island and protect mangroves that are the habitat of young fish. “Around 70 per cent of commercial fish species depend on mangroves, particularly in their early stages. Therefore, it is important to maintain healthy mangroves in the country,” said the [...]

07 Sep 2011, The Independent Daily