Depleting Mangroves of Visakhapatnam

Mangroves in Visakhapatnam

Mangroves deforestation in Visakhapatnam Frequent cyclones and devastative beach erosion in the city points out clearly the absence of the city barrier i.e. Visakhapatnam mangroves which once protected the city from these catastrophes. These Mangroves plantation was once found in abundance near the Naval Dockyard extending up to Meghadrigedda reservoir on the rear-side of the airport. According to a media …