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Where is the world's northernmost mangrove forest?

Question #124508. Asked by author.
Last updated Aug 03 2021.
Originally posted Dec 21 2011 6:04 PM.

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According to the tour guide here for Danshui, it has the world's most northern mangrove forest. (last paragraph of introduction)

link https://www.trip.com/travel-guide/attraction/danshui-district/tamsui-river-mangrove-nature-reserve-13480477/

Bermuda offers the Atlantic's most northern mangrove swamps

link http://www.bermuda2u.com/Bermuda-Plants.html

Response last updated by satguru on Aug 03 2021.
Dec 21 2011, 6:21 PM
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I am not sure of the final answer, but Danshui, Taiwan is definitely wrong. There are mangrove forests farther north in Asia, for example the Ryukyu Islands, Japan.

link http://archive.unu.edu/unupress/unupbooks/80607e/80607E0e.htm

Response last updated by satguru on Feb 08 2017.
Dec 21 2011, 7:22 PM
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