The Mangrove Alliance

627 2nd Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901, USA

Region Active

Central America

Non-profit

2106

Activity

Marine conservation, Mangroves

Description

The Mangrove Alliance/Alianza Manglar is a coalition of community-based conservation organizations concerned with protecting the mangrove forests of Mesoamerica (Mexico and Central America). The Alliance is now working with representatives of mangrove conservation initiatives across the region. Their strategy involves: 'community-led stewardship of mangrove forest ecosystems, action-oriented scientific research to strengthen conservation and restoration initiatives, and smart coastal policy that puts the well-being of local people and the environment first.'