Chinese Science Bulletin

, Volume 58, Issue 19, pp 2270–2275 | Cite as

Sustainable utilization of biological resources from coastal wetlands in China

  • BoPing TangEmail author
  • DaiZheng Zhang
  • BaoMing Ge
  • HuaBin Zhang
Open Access
Review Special Topic: Change of Biodiversity Patterns in Coastal Zone


The main utilization of biological resources from coastal wetlands in China and the major limiting factors on sustainable utilization of these resources are reviewed. Strategies for the sustainable utilization of coastal wetlands are proposed. These include further studies on saline agriculture and wetland ecosystems, optimizing methods for maximizing metabolic production from organisms, developing microbial resources and efficient utilization of biological genetic resources, and exploiting bioenergy from coastal wetlands.


coastal wetland biological resources sustainable utilization 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • BoPing Tang
    • 1
    Email author
  • DaiZheng Zhang
    • 1
  • BaoMing Ge
    • 1
  • HuaBin Zhang
    • 1
  1. 1.Jiangsu Provincial Key Laboratory of Coastal Wetland Bioresources and Environmental ProtectionYancheng Teachers UniversityYanchengChina

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