Every now and then we catch a Boa Constrictor, Drake Bay, Costa Rica!
II. Types of Mangroves
A. Black Mangroves
B. Red Mangroves
C. White Mangroves
III. The value of Mangroves
Economical Value to humans
Species that inhabit the roots and branches
V. Prevention Programs for Mangroves/ Policies
1996 Mangrove Trimming and Preservation Act
1996 Mangrove Trimming and Preservation Act, Florida Statutes, http://www.dep.state.fl.us/water/wetlands/docs/mangroves/mtpa96.pdf.
Arny, Nancy P. and Law Beverly E. University of Florida. Cooperative Extension Service. Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. http://www.sfrc.ufl.edu/Extension/pubtxt/for43.htm.
Blaber, Stephen J. M. Tropical estuarine fishes : ecology, exploitation and conservation. 2000. Blackwell Science: Oxford.
Blaxland, Beth. Mangroves. 2002. Chelsea House Publishers: Broomall.
Bird, Eric C.F, Kunstadter, Peter and Sabhasri, Sanga. Man in the mangroves : the socio- economic situation of human settlements in mangrove forests : proceedings of a workshop held at Nong Nuch Village, Pattaya, Thailand. 1985.
Hogarth, Peter J. The Biology of Mangroves. 1999. Oxford University Press: Oxford.
Schaffranek, Raymond W. The Tides and Inflows in the Mangroves of the Everglades (TIME) : Interdisciplinary
For Further Info on this Topic, Check out this WWW Site: http://www.dep.state.fl.us/water/wetlands/docs/mangroves/mtpa96.pdf.
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