North Central Province

Preserve Mangroves & Wetland
Island Huraa
Project Environmental valuation of Huraa Mangrove
Proponent Maldives National University
Description Environmental valuation of Huraa Mangrove - The main objectives of the project are calculating the existence and the biodiversity value of the present mangrove ecosystem of Huraa and determining the non-marketable service value of the Huraa mangrove ecosystem. Then to conduct an in-depth study of the mangrove to develop a book on Huraa mangroves that could be used by university students as a reference.