On Java’s Coast, A Natural Approach to Holding Back the Waters

https://e360.yale.edu/features/on-javas-coast-a-natural-approach-to-holding-back-the-waters

The Indonesian island of Java has lost 70 percent of the mangroves that once protected its coast from erosion and flooding. Now villagers are using natural wooden barriers to try to restore the mangrove forests and save their lands and homes from being washed away.

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Original Title: On Java’s Coast, A Natural Approach to Holding Back the Waters
Full Text of the Original Article: https://e360.yale.edu/features/on-javas-coast-a-natural-approach-to-holding-back-the-waters