COBEC protects and recuperate areas that have been destructed to ensure that the ecosystems remain balanced. The importance of these ecosystems and the role they play has led to COBEC design and implement this programme with activities including beach cleaning and mangrove restoration. Among the reasons leading to habitat restoration include;
Coastal wetlands, mangroves, and other coastal systems are highly productive, diverse habitats on which thousands of species depend. Beaches are unique coastal environments with ecological, recreational and economic value adaptive management is vital to stay abreast of natural cycles of change.