mangrove

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  • After following along the mangroves for an hour they found a creek which entered it. Cited from Dick in the Everglades, by A. W. Dimock
  • Mangroves used to line the western coast, however they have almost disappeared due to development.
  • The mangroves near this park is very famous in all over India.
  • In recent years large areas of mangrove growth have been destroyed.
  • As the city has developed, some of this mangrove forest was converted into urban areas.
  • There are several features that all species of mangroves have in common.
  • However, a given mangrove swamp typically features only a small number of tree species.
  • Mangrove forests have been a major source of wood for local people.
  • Its small mangrove forest area is home to deer and other animals.
  • The island is covered with mangrove forest which has many endemic animal species.
  • A small fishing community can be found not far from the mangroves.
  • All three mangrove species flower in the spring and early summer.
  • The western slopes reach down to sea level, where there are wide areas covered with mangroves.
  • Twenty-five of the world's sixty-eight species of mangrove trees can be found in the province.
  • A very low chain of hills extended parallel to the shore and about two miles behind the mangroves. Cited from Expeditions in North-West and Western Australia, Vol. 1, by George Grey
  • Mangrove trees were cut down and replaced with palm trees to improve the view.
  • The ground is sufficiently high along the shore at that place, and without mangroves. Cited from Journal of Landsborough's Expedition from Carpentaria, by Landsborough
  • About twenty different species can be found here as well as a number of cactus and mangroves.
  • We attempted to go through some mangroves to the beach, but did not succeed. Cited from Voyage of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, Vol. 2 (of 2), by John MacGillivray
  • Construction and development has only been possible after containing, diverting these rivers and mangroves.
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Meaning of mangrove

  • noun A tropical tree or shrub bearing fruit that germinates while still on the tree and having numerous prop roots that eventually form an impenetrable mass and are important in land building