PHOTO GALLERIES: MANGROVES: Sundarban Forest, Khulna Province, Bangladesh

Mangroves at the edge of the Bay of Bengal on the S coast of Bangladesh.  These mangroves are battered by the sea, but are important in protecting the coast from storms and erosion.
Sundarban Forest, Khulna Province, Bangladesh

Mangroves at the edge of the Bay of Bengal on the S coast of Bangladesh. These mangroves are battered by the sea, but are important in protecting the coast from storms and erosion.