Reefscapers Maldives celebrates mangrove day at Huraa School


Reefscapers Maldives held a mangrove clean-up and tree-planting event at K. Huraa to celebrate World Magroves Day.

The initiative by the marine biologist team based at Four Seasons Kuda Huraa was targeted at students from the local island. Huraa has the only mangrove in the entire Northern Male’ atoll.

Reefscapers team spoke with Huraa School about the importance of mangrove ecosystems and their functions, and highlighted the different threats that they face. Together with the students, the team then held a clean-up event at the Huraa mangrove and replanted mangrove saplings.

Reefscapers Maldives is an independent marine consultation company operating in the Maldives and world-wide. They are based in Four Seasons Kuda Huraa and Four Season Lagaa Giraaaru in The Maldives.