mangroves, buffering acidity and CO2 …

The benefits of more CO2 continue, according to more research covered at co2science. Mangroves are shown to have a positive response to increasing atmospheric CO2:

Effects of Elevated CO2 and Nutrients on the Growth of Mangroves (15 November 2016)
Another study of another plant species reveals a number of positive consequences of atmospheric CO2 enrichment…

Along with positive effects on alkalinity:

Mangrove Forests Can Reduce Acidification of Coastal Sea Water (21 November 2016)
And they will likely be able to do it better and better, as the atmosphere’s CO2 concentration continues to rise and enhance their productivity…


About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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