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Mangroves provide important socio-ecological services to coastal communities, such as coastal line protection, fish, shrimp and crab fishery, provide domestic fuel and building material. If excessive, the extractive exploitation of mangrove resources can lead to substantial changes in the forest structure of mangrove forests, and can also impair the provision of ecological services.

This study assesses the structure and condition of human exploited mangrove forests in peri-urban (Pemba) and rural (Olumbi, Vamizi, and Lalane) communities with contrasting cultural habits in northern Mozambique.



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