This dataset shows the distribution of mangroves for the coast of East Africa. This is an update to the 1997 Mangrove layer, updated by UNEP-WCMC. New data was obtained for the East African Coast.
Further revisions will be required as knowledge develops an improved data becomes available.
Citation: East African mangroves (V4.0, 2003) compiled by UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC).
Size: 6.23 MB
Bounding Coordinates: West: 32.666263
Coordinate System: Geographic
Angular Units: Decimal degrees
Spheroid: WGS 1984
Datum: WGS 1984
Format: Vector shapefile
Format version: ArcGIS 9.3
Contact organisation: UNEP-WCMC
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