two bikers pass by a woman sitting on a bench overlooking a large body of water with highrise buildings in the background

Can restoring mangroves protect Miami from rising seas?

Living shorelines featuring mangroves can stabilize coasts, limit flooding, and save landowners money.

Visitors bike in Miami next to Biscayne Bay. Much of Miami has been developed all the way to waterlines, leaving little room for mangrove habitats that could provide coastline protections from storms.

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