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Hurricanes inflict long-lasting damage on mangroves, scientists say

While it may appear that the mangrove forests have recovered, NASA scientists use advanced cameras to survey the destruction in Puerto Rico and Florida, revealing vulnerabilities in areas’ the natural protective barriers to storm surge.

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