Published: March 2011
This technical report consolidates information from the literature and provides analysis on the climate change mitigation potential of seagrasses and coastal wetlands, including coastal peats, tidal freshwater wetlands, salt marshes and mangroves.
Suggested citation: Crooks, S., D. Herr, J. Tamelander, D. Laffoley, and J. Vandever. 2011. “Mitigating Climate Change through Restoration and Management of Coastal Wetlands and Near-shore Marine Ecosystems: Challenges and Opportunities.” Environment Department Paper 121, World Bank, Washington, DC.