MIL OSI Translation. Region: France and French Territories –
Source: United Nations – in French
Headline: The essential role of World Heritage marine sites in the fight against climate change
UNESCO on Thursday published the first scientific assessment of blue carbon ecosystems present in World Heritage marine sites which highlights the essential value of these habitats. Indeed, if their extent does not represent even 1% of the oceans of the planet, these sites nevertheless shelter at least 21% of the total surface of blue carbon ecosystems and 15% of all the blue carbon resources in the world. .
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