Why the yellow leaf? ­čŹé

Fun Fact:

Red mangrove trees are salt excluders. They have specialized roots that prop them out of the salt water. They keep salt out of their systems through root filtration. Any salt that does get into the system of this tree species is sent to sacrificial leaves.

 

­čöľResources: http://images.nationalgeographic.com/wpf/media-content/file/0772b_worksheet-oil_mangrove-biology-cb1284232047.pdf

 

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