Two families of endangered langurs found in Quang Nam Environment

Two families of endangered langurs found in Quang Nam

Two families of 10 gray-shanked douc langurs (pygathrix cinerea) – a critically endangered (CR) species – have been newly found in the 30ha secondary forest in Tam My Tay commune of the central province of Quang Nam’s Nui Thanh district.
Environment

Conference discusses rural livelihoods at nature reserve

Solutions for the implementation of project “Life under a new climate: preparing rural livelihoods through ecosystem-based adaptation at Lang Sen Wetland Reserve” in the second half of 2013 were discussed at a July 19 meeting in the southern province of Long An.
Society

AusAid supports Earth Hour in Vietnam

The Australian Government Aid Programme (AusAid) will help in the organisation of Earth Hour 2010 on March 27 to raise people’s awareness about climate change.
Vietnam heeds world call to conserve energy Society

Vietnam heeds world call to conserve energy

Dwellers in 20 cities across Vietnam are likely to turn off home lights and unnecessary electric equipment for at least an hour on March 27 in response to Earth Hour--a worldwide call to save energy.