Updating global coastal wetland areas presented in Davidson and Finlayson (2018)

Nick C. Davidson, C. Max Finlayson

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    Abstract

    Global and regional areas and trends in area of unvegetated tidal flats, salt marshes, mangroves and seagrass beds are updated and corrected from those published inDavidson and Finlayson (2018). The global area of coastal wetlands is now estimated as a minimum of 1.42 × 10 6 km 2 , ∼8.9-9.5% of an updated global wetland area of 15.0 × 10 6 -16.0 × 10 6 km 2 .

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1195-1200
    Number of pages6
    JournalMarine and Freshwater Research
    Volume70
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 08 Mar 2019

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