Why saving the Sundarbans is so urgent; Mohammed Norul Alam Raju & Faima Rahman; Daily Star

The severe cyclonic storm Bulbul originated from the Bay of Bengal advancing with a speed of 140 kph and started dwindling when the mouth of the storm crossed the Sundarbans and hit the mangrove…

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Sundarbans: The ever-thriving ecosystem; Raquel R Bacay; Khmer Times

 

The Sundarbans is a mangrove forest area which covers an area of approximately 10,000 square kms in the delta formed by the confluence of Ganges, Brahmaputra and Meghna Rivers in the Bay of Bengal.

Source: Sundarbans: The ever-thriving ecosystem – Khmer Times

Sundarbans, the undiscovered jewel of Bangladesh; Kim Bo-Gyung; Korea Herald

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Explore the world’s largest mangrove forest; Susannah Savage; National Geographic

Get off the beaten path in the Bangladeshi Sundarbans.

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The Sundarbans to get four new tourist zones; SM Shamsur Rahman; Dhaka Tribune

This has been decided to accommodate growing tourism at the UNESCO World Heritage Site…

Source: The Sundarbans to get four new tourist zones

New findings could rewrite Bangladesh’s history; Al Jazeera

Bangladesh – The Sundarbans

Sundarbans forest is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Spotted deer found in human habitat in Sundarbans; Hedait Hossain; Dhaka Tribune

Bangladesh – The Sundarbans

The two deer might have entered the village after losing their way in the night fog.

Source: Spotted deer found in human habitat in Sundarbans | Dhaka Tribune

Discover the untapped beauty of Bangladesh; Farhana Chowdhury; Khaleej Times

Bangladesh – The Sundarbans

The country is home to breathtaking attractions that have long been waiting to be discovered.

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An archipelago of killer cats; Jack Palfrey; BBC

Bangladesh – The Sundarbans

Each year, approximately 30 people are killed by tigers in the Sundarbans – so why do locals revere rather than fear these killer cats?

 

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Sundarbans Mangroves: Freshwater Species of the Week; Brian Clark Howard; National Geographic

Mangroves anchor the edges of the world, but they are slipping away, thanks to coastal development, pollution, over-harvesting, nutrient loading, overuse of freshwater, and climate change. The world’s largest intact halophytic (salt-tolerating) mangrove forest is the Sundarbans, a UNESCO World Heritage…

Source: Sundarbans Mangroves: Freshwater Species of the Week