Consider the following statements about mangrove forests:
- Mangroves are small trees and shrubs confined to tropical and temperate tidal areas
- Mangroves help in Carbon sequestration and water filtration
- Mangroves are found in higher percentage in the eastern India compared to western India
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
First statement is incorrect because mangroves are Large trees and shrubs confined to tropical and sub tropical areas.
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