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Planting mangrove can save lives

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, June 6 2011 | 08:00 am

PREMIUM Indonesian singer and goodwill ambassador for the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Anggun, emphasized the importance of replanting mangrove trees in coastal areas, as it could protect people living nearby from future disasters.

“Forest formation along shorelines acts as an efficient natural protection buffer zone from disasters, such as a tsunami. Hence, recovery of this green bel...