Mangrove description - French Polynesia
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Play a role in the preparation of the revised World Atlas of MangrovesThe information provided above will be used as an input to the revised World Atlas of Mangroves and as national level description in the Forest Resources Assessment (FRA) 2005 Thematic study on Mangroves.
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