What is blue carbon, and why do we need to protect them?

blue carbon importance

Blue carbon is the term used for carbon that is trapped by oceans or coastal ecosystems. These ecosystems sequester carbon from the atmosphere and water into the branches, leaves, roots, and the underlying soil of the trees. Hence, it is found in ecosystems such as mangroves, tidal and salt marshes, seagrasses, and coastal meadows. Such … Read more