Tidal Forests of Kenya
Mangrove forests provide crucial habitat, protect coral reefs from sedimentation, and reduce coastal erosion. They are also one of the most threatened habitats. Adam Benke (Belaya Kalitva, Russia) and Phil Doring (Kwinana, Australia) will help scientists and the community of Gazi Village, on the south Kenyan coast, exam the ecosystem dynamics of replanted mangrove forests. August
7-17


Adam Benke's Diary
Phil Doring's Diary


Related Sites


Field Guide to Kenyan Mangroves
Learn about the flora and fauna that make their homes in the Kenyan mangroves.
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Earthwatch Institute


Learn more about this international nonprofit, which supports scientific field research worldwide.
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Tidal Forests of Kenya


Learn more about the expedition and its scientists.
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