Precious trees recognised as heritage Environment

Precious trees recognised as heritage

The Vietnam Association for Conservation of Nature and Environment has recognised a group of 400 Po Mu (Fokienia hodginsii) trees in the forest of mountainous Tay Giang district in Quang Nam province as Heritage Trees.
Dien Bien preserves biodiversity Environment

Dien Bien preserves biodiversity

Lying in the north-eastern mountainous region, Dien Bien province boasts rich natural resources with more than 760,000 ha of forest, making up nearly 80 percent of the local total natural area of 956,290 hectares.
Gaur shooters in Dong Nai sent to jail Society

Gaur shooters in Dong Nai sent to jail

The People’s Court of Vinh Cuu district, the southern province of Dong Nai, gave imprisonment sentences to shooters of a gaur in a provincial sanctuary during a trial on April 25.
Son La to increase conservation area Environment

Son La to increase conservation area

The northern mountainous province of Son La will develop a new natural conservation area covering about 16,000 hectares in Muong La district while focusing on preserving its existing centres.
Legendary Lang Biang Travel

Legendary Lang Biang

The Lang Biang Natural Reserve in the Central Highlands Province of Lam Dong, home to rich biodiversity and unique local cultural features, has been recognised as a Biosphere Reserve by the UNESCO.
Pangolin threatened with extinction Environment

Pangolin threatened with extinction

All eight species of pangolins are on the brink of extinction, and two out of the four species in Asia are on the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)’s red list of endangered species
Greener Con Dao National Park targeted Environment

Greener Con Dao National Park targeted

Con Dao National Park is implementing a number of biodiversity conversation strategies that will have a global and national impact, Tran Dinh Hue, Vice Director of the park, said.
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Rare bovine filmed in central forest

Experts have confirmed that the bovine found in the buffer zone of the Sao La Reserve Park in the central province of Quang Nam is a kind of rare bull listed as a vulnerable animal needing urgent conservation.