Mangrove plants and trees, 2 - Importance of Mangrove spread & preservation
<Photo by Wolf P. Weber of a single young mangrove plant already displaying prop roots>
Other than their relevance to coastal environments in regions where they might flourish,
there is a weird beauty to mangrove plants. Beauty and an invitation for various fauna,
and even flora, in and around the water, to prosper. With images on the following pages
I will try to illustrate some of it... Just look at these ingenious prop roots..!
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<Image of the reflection of a young mangrove plant rooting in muck>
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