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1. Many poor tropical countries point out that a hectare of shrimp ponds can provide 1,000 times as much annual income as the same area in an intact mangrove forest. Debate this point with a friend or classmate. What are the arguments for and against saving mangroves?

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  1. http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2007/02/mangroves/warne-text

    http://blog.wholefoodsmarket.com/2008/10/shrimp-and-mangroves/

    http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2004/06/0621_040621_shrimpfarm.html

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