Plastics in blue carbon ecosystems: a call for global cooperation on climate change goals
Blue carbon ecosystems (BCEs; figure), comprising tidal marshes, mangrove forests, and seagrass meadows, contribute more than 50% of the total organic carbon buried in global marine sediments, despite occupying only 0·5% of the sea floor.

  • Duarte CM
  • Losada IJ
  • Hendriks IE
  • Mazarrasa I
  • Marbà N
The role of coastal plant communities for climate change mitigation and adaptation.