Measuring Mangroves

Measuring Mangroves

Join marine biologist and National Georgraphic Explorer Octavio Aburto as he explores some of the largest mangrove areas on Earth! He is passionate about preserving wild places and promoting local communities. These Mexican mangroves are critical for both human and animal habitats. Octavio shows us this incredible area, filled with birds, fish, and even an endangered crocodile, while emphasizing the important role of the local people in conservation.


5 - 12+


Biology, Ecology, Geography, Physical Geography

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Sarah Appleton, National Geographic Society, National Geographic Society
Last Updated

September 27, 2022

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