Better restoration policies are needed to conserve mangrove ecosystems

  title={Better restoration policies are needed to conserve mangrove ecosystems},
  author={Shing Yip Lee and Stuart E. Hamilton and Edward B. Barbier and Jurgenne Honculada Primavera and Roy R. Robin Lewis},
  journal={Nature Ecology \& Evolution},
Current mangrove planting schemes aimed at reversing global losses are prioritising short-term increases in area over long-term establishment. Without sound, evidence-based restoration policies, this approach could accelerate the demise of mangrove forests and the ecosystem services they provide. 

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