in dense setthukuda forest area, the relationship between tree size and its space between each other is perfectly organized by nature. For example, when they are young, thousands of seedlings grow together, later the stronger and fast growing seedling dominate the space.
Data sheets, mud, mosquitoes and mangroves...
This canal is blocked by the planted Rhizophora mucronata (a species in mangroves). However the roots offer a perfect shade for young fishes.
Mud matters for mangroves
measuring height of a mangrove R.mucronata