Mexican fishermen lobby for mangroves protection

Fishermen in Mexico have joined a government fight to stop mangroves from being destroyed. Mexico has the fourth highest number of mangroves worldwide and millions depend on them for their livelihoods.

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    Fishermen in Mexico have joined a government fight to stop mangroves from being destroyed.

    Mexico has the fourth highest number of mangroves in the world and millions depend on them for their livelihoods.

    John Holman reports from Nayarit, western Mexico


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