Series editor(s): Rajib Shaw
Subject Area: Environmental Management/Environment
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|Title:||Chapter 13 Ecosystem: Values of the Mangrove Ecosystem of Gujarat, India and its Socio-Economic Implications|
|Author(s):||R. Parthasarathy, Soumini Raja|
|Volume:||9 Editor(s): Rajib Shaw, Phong Tran ISBN: 978-0-85724-865-7 eISBN: 978-0-85724-866-4|
|Citation:||R. Parthasarathy, Soumini Raja (2012), Chapter 13 Ecosystem: Values of the Mangrove Ecosystem of Gujarat, India and its Socio-Economic Implications, in Rajib Shaw, Phong Tran (ed.) Environment Disaster Linkages (Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management , Volume 9), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp.239-255|
|DOI:||10.1108/S2040-7262(2012)0000009019 (Permanent URL)|
|Publisher:||Emerald Group Publishing Limited|
|Article type:||Chapter Item|
Among the most fragile, complex, and productive ecosystems to benefit humans are coastal ecosystems, and they offer many services. These ecosystem services range from provisioning services to protection services, cultural services, and supporting services. The coastal zone is defined as a transition between the land and the sea, making it clear that there would be dynamic activities both complementing and sometimes conflicting with each other. Coastal resources constitute an important component of natural resources, particularly in a country such as India.
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