en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mangrove

A mangrove is a shrub or small tree that grows in coastal saline or brackish water . The term is also used for tropical coastal vegetation consisting of such species ...

ocean.si.edu/ocean-life/plants-algae/mangroves

Apr 30, 2018 ... Mangroves are survivors. With their roots submerged in water, mangrove trees thrive in hot, muddy, salty conditions that would quickly kill most ...

www.conservation.org/stories/Pages/11-Facts-You-Need-to-Know-About-Mangroves.aspx

What are mangroves? Mangroves are tropical trees that thrive in conditions most timber could never tolerate — salty, coastal waters, and the interminable ebb ...

www.amnh.org/explore/science-bulletins/bio/documentaries/mangroves-the-roots-of-the-sea/what-s-a-mangrove-and-how-does-it-work

These are mangroves—shrub and tree species that live along shores, rivers, and estuaries in the tropics and subtropics. Mangroves are remarkably tough.

floridakeys.noaa.gov/plants/mangroves.html

There are about 80 different species of mangrove trees. All of these trees grow in areas with low-oxygen soil, where slow-moving waters allow fine sediments to ...

www.mangrovealliance.org/mangroves

Mangroves are trees or shrubs that are found in the intertidal zone of coastlines, or that area between the coastal environment and the terrestrial environment.

oceana.org/marine-life/marine-science-and-ecosystems/mangrove-forest

Mangroves are trees that live along tropical coastlines, rooted in salty sediments, often underwater.

www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/southflorida/habitats/mangroves/about

The term "mangrove" does not refer to a specific taxonomic group of species, but to all halophytic (plants growing in saline soils) species of tropical trees and ...

www.worldwildlife.org/biomes/mangroves

Mangroves occur in the waterlogged, salty soils of sheltered tropical and subtropical shores.