Huế national park gets rare tortoise
Bạch Mã National Park in central Thừa Thiên- Huế Province received a rare tortoise, listed as a vulnerable species at the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
Quảng Trị Province is facing serious forest usurpation and deforestation as people seek to expand the land area available for farming.
An earthquake measuring 2.5 on the Richter scale was reported yesterday in the northwestern provinces of Điện Biên and Sơn La.
In a victory for turtle conservation efforts, about 421 baby turtles were released to the sea on Chàm Island yesterday.
As Việt Nam’s wealth and population have increased, so, too, has something altogether less pleasant: the amount of the country’s waste.
The flooding triggered by the Doksuri storm that swept through the central region of Việt Nam 10 days ago continued to isolate a community in a remote area of Quảng Bình Province.
The daily lives of some 500 households have been disrupted and 600ha of protective forest lost due to landslides on the nearly 70km seashore of the Mekong Delta’s Kiên Giang Province in recent years, with climate change blamed for the landslides.
The Vietnamese media was lauded for playing an important role in promoting the protection of threatened wildlife, heard a seminar held in Hà Nội on Friday to reveal how media houses can incorporate social responsibility into their work and contribute to combatting wildlife crime.
Việt Nam has the potential to generate up to 40 GW of electricity from solar sources by 2035.