Mitigating Climate Change through Restoration and Management of Coastal Wetlands and Near-shore Marine Ecosystems

12 May 2011 | Downloads - publication

Challenges and Opportunities

Ecosystems in the land-ocean interface are gaining increased attention for the carbon they store in biomass and especially sediments. This makes them potential sources of significant greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions if disturbed, but also valuable for nature-based approaches to climate change mitigation.