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Red Mangrove on Princess Bay - Mangrove Fringe forest

10:00 Apr 21 2014 Princess Bay, St John

Red Mangrove on Princess Bay  - Mangrove Fringe forest
Description
The root systems appears to be suspending the tree over water and giving it extra support
Additional Data
SPECIES (Identify the species to the best of your ability): Red Mangrove Tree
SCIENTIFIC NAME (Example - Red Mangrove=Rhizophora mangle): Rhizophora mangle
DESCRIPTION (Describe what you see): prop roots appear to be holding the tree up
SIZE - (Measure in metrics): roughly 15 feet
COLOR: brown and greeen
HABITAT (Describe the environment where you located the species): on the water

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