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Reyna, a high school student and the youth coordinator of Guardians of the Mangroves, educates both peers and adults about the need to protect the mangroves.

“The hardest part of my work is trying to change the mentality of older people who say they have more experience than we do. They do have experience, but they don’t necessarily have the knowledge we have.”