Mekong Delta faces water shortage Society

Mekong Delta faces water shortage

The drought in the Mekong Delta continues to severely affect farms and households in the region, causing water shortages for thousands of families in Long An, Dong Thap, An Giang and Can Tho.
Dong Thap to preserve 57 rare species Environment

Dong Thap to preserve 57 rare species

Tram Chim National Park, located in the Mekong Delta Province of Dong Thap, has made the conservation of 57 endangered species, including 8 plant, 32 water bird, and 17 aquatic species, a top priority.
Environment

UNDP-funded project targets wetland protection

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a project on the conservation of critical wetland areas and linked landscapes with the aim of establishing two more wetland preservation areas in northern Thai Binh province and central Thua Thien-Hue province.
Environment

Rare flora preserved at Tram Chim National Park

Eight species of flora enlisted in Vietnam’s Red Book are being preserved at the Tram Chim National Park in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, which enhances the ecological balance and the rehabilitation of regional species that are on the brink of extinction.
Society

Forest fires prevention ramped up at national park

The Military Command in the southern province of Dong Thap has deployed nearly 100 soldiers responsible for preventing and fighting forest fires that may occur at the Tram Chim National Park during the dry season.
Vietnamese migrant birds in spotlight Environment

Vietnamese migrant birds in spotlight

An event themed “Welcome Vietnamese migrant birds” has taken place in Tram Chim National Park in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, with the aim of promoting people’s awareness of local migrant birds and their migrating season.
National park pilots experimental tourism Travel

National park pilots experimental tourism

Tram Chim National Park in Tam Nong district, the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, is piloting experimental tourism in the flooding season, which involves tourists in fishing activities, harvesting wild rice, visiting breeding grounds of birds and sailing to enjoy natural landscapes.