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All about Mangroves by Mind Map: All about Mangroves

1. Where are mangroves found

1.1. The are found on - North and South America, central east Africa, Asia and oceania

2. Are there mangroves in Singapore where?

2.1. The largest patch of mangroves in mainland Singapore are in Sungai buloh Wetland reserve which only covers a total estimated land area of 100 hectars

3. How do plants and animals adapt to environment in the mangroves

3.1. Two key adaptations they have are the ability to survive in waterlogged and anoxic (no oxygen) soil, and the ability to tolerate brackish waters. Some mangroves remove salt from brackish estuarine waters through ultra-filtration in their roots.