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JBNERR Mangrove restoration project

14 Mar 2024 10:48 AM | Sara Velez (Administrator)

Boricorps is currently participating in the biggest mangrove restoration project of the Unites States. JBNERR received a visit from the subsecretary of Comerce, Don Graves, who spoke about the importance of the project and the funding it has received. You can read more here.

Nicole Pillot (Field coordinator) and Paula Arceres (Crew leader), spoke about their experience and how the project was going. The visitors had the opportunity to visit the nursery site. There the propagules are set in a tub until they star sprouting leaves, then they are places in a pond where they will get the chance get accustomed to the tide changes. After a few months, the mangroves will be planted at different sites of Pozuelo.

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