Impact of the oil industry on mangrove vegetation and carbon stocks in Nigeria

This report aims to determine the impact of oil production activities on mangroves in the Niger Delta of Nigeria. It generates the best available estimate of oil discharge, and develops and applies an evaluation method for assessing impact on mangrove vegetation including the levels of carbon releases that have been caused by loss of previously vital vegetation.

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