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Endangered and extinct species discovered in Thanh Hoa

10:17 06/10/2014

Dozens of fauna and flora species listed in the World Red Book as Roosevelt's muntjac, Amentotaxus yunnanensis (catkin yew) or Gekko cf.

Land department not to name names of offenders

08:46 04/10/2014

The General Department of Land Administration has refused to name land registration offices in Ha Noi and HCM City accused of making it difficult for residents to apply for land-use right books, also called red books.

Co Island – a great painting of nature

09:11 29/09/2014

Co Island (Stork Island) in Hai Duong Province's Thanh Mien District is renowned as a beautiful and stunning natural destination that rises like a jewel blessed by nature.

Ministry takes emergency measures to protect wild Asian elephants

14:12 27/09/2014

Wild elephants' traditional habitats in the forests of Dong Nai province are diminishing as locals vie for space with the animals.

Three streams of 'sacred fish' in Thanh Hoa are tourist attractions

08:19 01/09/2014

The central province of Thanh Hoa is known for three special streams which are home to the “fish gods”.

Proposed hydropower plant could affect beautiful Ba Be Lake area

07:27 19/08/2014

The Bac Kan provincial authorities are considering building a hydropower dam 33 meters high, which could affect the popular Ba Be Lake and the surrounding eco-system.

African ivory smugglers foiled in HMC City

20:58 07/08/2014

HCM City customs officers on August 6 announced they seized three African elephant tusks sent from France to Danang city, with an estimated cost of VND3 billion (nearly US$150,000).

Are cranes leaving Tram Chim National Park forever?

10:13 21/07/2014

Unable to find food and places to sleep, more and more cranes have left the Tram Chim National Park.

The most beautiful islet in Northern Vietnam

09:18 15/07/2014

With its long sandy beaches and moderate slope, and gentle waves all year round, Con Den (Black Islet) in Thai Binh Province is becoming increasingly popular.

Many species at Tram Chim National Park are endangered

09:42 14/07/2014

Tram Chim National Park in Tam Nong District of the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap is currently putting on top priority the reservation of 57 plant species, fisheries and waterfowl, in which 17 species are in the Red Book of...


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