The Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Kiên Giang has taken measures to cope with drought and saltwater intrusion for the coming 2020- 21 dry season.
Thousands of hectares of forests in northern mountainous regions are being better managed and protected thanks to a new environmental services policy.
The Tràm Chim National Park in Đồng Tháp Province has 13 bird species that face the danger of extinction and need protection, according to park authorities.
The south-central province of Ninh Thuận has speeded up afforestation to increase its forest cover from 45.6 per cent last year to 47 per cent by the end of this year.
Fourty-one of the country's 63 provinces have established a forest-protection and development fund to look after nearly 6 million hectares of trees.