KILLING THE HERO: SUNDARBANS

The Sundarbans is the largest unbroken stand of mangroves in the world. This richly biodiverse delta protects Bangladesh against the devastation of a rising sea. Damaged by an oil spill, at risk from increasing salinity, threatened by impending coal plants and hazardous shipping through the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the ‘Beautiful Forest’ is engaged in a fight for survival. Read all the stories here