Project 2. Bioecological Profiling of Mangroves in Relation to Climate Change
Study 1. Sediment accretion under varying ages of mangrove plantations in Quezon Province
Date Started January 2015
Date of Completion December 2019
Duration 4
Place of Implementation Quezon Province
Funding Agency ERDB
Proponent/s Alvin S. Gestiada
Description The project general objective is to increase the effectiveness of mangrove conservation with the Philippines by identifying mangrove that maybe more resilient to the impacts of global climate change. Specifically, it aims to quantify sediment accretion rates across four different mangrove sites using naturally occurring radionuclides