INFORMATION LEVEL 2: What do Australian mangroves, seagrasses and tidal marshes have in common?

They are also known as ‘blue carbon’ ecosystems that lock up carbon at faster rates than most land ecosystems!

AND DID YOU KNOW:  Australia harbors about 12 per cent of the World’s blue carbon ecosystems, which hold about 7-12 per cent of global carbon stock!

To find out more about benefits these ecosystems provide for for coastal protection, fisheries and biodiversity click the link :