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Mangroves are a safety net for people living in low-lying areas, preventing against erosion and tidal surges. Such a complete and large mangrove forest such as the Sundarbans can’t be found anywhere else on the planet. Out of 64 mangrove species in the world 44 can be found here. Most famous, and where the Sundarbans derives its name from, is the Sundari tree.

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Mangroves are a safety net for people living in low-lying areas, preventing against erosion and tidal surges. Such a complete and large mangrove forest such as the Sundarbans can’t be found anywhere else on the planet. Out of 64 mangrove species in the world 44 can be found here. Most famous, and where the Sundarbans derives its name from, is the Sundari tree.
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