forest protection
Dong Nai: Wild elephants need urgent protection

10:42 04/10/2014

Frequent conflicts between wild elephants in the southern province of Dong Nai and local residents have increased the need for urgent protection of the endangered mammal.

4,500 hectares of forest lost in Dak Nong in last five years

23:29 01/10/2014

As many as 4,500 hectares of forest and forestland under the management of the Truong Xuan Forestry Company in Dak Nong Province have been cleared in the last five years.

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.

Investors destroy forests as they lease land in Dak Nong under false pretenses

07:50 25/08/2014

Thousands of hectares of forests in the central province of Dak Nong have been eliminated due to a policy that allows investors to lease forest land.

More photos of Sao La made public

10:54 15/08/2014

Several photos of the Sao La, one of the rarest and most threatened mammals on the planet, were made public in Dong Hoi City, the central province of Quang Binh on August 13 by the Viet Nature Conservation Centre and the Quang...

Landslide danger high in Kien Giang

14:11 14/08/2014

The southern province of Kien Giang has more than 380km of seashore and river banks vulnerable to landslides, according to the provincial Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

Habitat loss threatens survival of large flying foxes

17:05 26/07/2014

The population of large flying foxes (Pteropus vampyrus) living in the southern Ca Mau Province is facing depletion in its numbers.

Endangered bear species discovered in Quang Nam Province

10:12 23/07/2014

The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has photographic evidence of the Ursus thibetanus bear species found in the central province of Quang Nam in June.

Forum discusses forest adaptation to climate change

19:52 18/07/2014

How to develop forest sustainably, adapt and reduce the impacts of climate change was discussed at a forum held in the central highland province of Lam Dong on July 18.

Ca Mau enlarges coastal protective forest areas

09:07 25/06/2014

The southernmost province of Ca Mau has set to fortify its coastal protective forests against probable erosions and landslides triggered by climate change.


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