WHS that include extensive seagrass beds in their core zones.
|Aldabra Atoll||"Marine habitats range from coral reefs to seagrass beds" (crit vii)|
|Banc d'Arguin||the vast expanse of marshes covered with seagrass beds (crit ix)|
|Belize Barrier Reef||seagrass beds interspersed with lagoonal reefs (crit ix)|
|Everglades||"seagrass ecosystems important to commercial and recreational fisheries" (crit ix)|
|Great Barrier Reef||"The shallower marine areas support half the world's diversity of mangroves and many seagrass species." (crit x)|
|Ibiza||"very well preserved prairies of oceanic Posidonia (seagrass)" (AB ev)|
|Sanganeb||"some of the most northerly coral reefs in the world associated with species (including seagrass and mangroves) at the limits of their global range and evolutionary expansion" (OUV)|
|Shark Bay||"Wooramel Seagrass Bank within Shark Bay, one of the largest seagrass meadows in the world with the most seagrass species recorded from one area" (crit vii)|
|Sian Ka'an||"a fascinating marine area with noteworthy corals and seagrass beds" (OUV)|
|Tasmanian Wilderness||"The world’s most southerly and isolated temperate seagrass beds and giant kelp forests occur in Port Davey and Bathurst Harbour" (Crit X)|
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Seagrass beds?
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