Reptiles become household pets Videos

Reptiles become household pets

Along with the more traditionally domesticated animals, there have been many more unique species that families are starting to regard as pets, including reptiles.
Soc Trang develops eco-tourism in Dung islet Travel

Soc Trang develops eco-tourism in Dung islet

Emblazoned with lush carpet of forest with diversified flora and fauna, Cu Lao Dung (Dung islet) in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang boasts huge potential to develop eco-tourism.
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.
Ramsar sites - “Home” to rare marine species Environment

Ramsar sites - “Home” to rare marine species

Wetlands play a very important role in the country’s socio- economic development, environment, culture and history, particularly biodiversity conservation, because they are "home” to a lot of rare species which are at high risk of extinction.
More new species discovered in Vietnam Environment

More new species discovered in Vietnam

Vietnam accounts for 87 of the 163 new species of animals and plants discovered in the Greater Mekong region, according to a report released early this week by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).
New species discovered in Mekong during 2014 studies Environment

New species discovered in Mekong during 2014 studies

A bat with nightmarish fangs (Hypsugo dolichodon), the world's second longest insect (Phryganistria heusii yentuensis) and a colour-changing thorny frog (Graciaxal lumarius) were among the 70 new species found in Vietnam in 2014, according to a report from the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).
Ben En home to many rare species Environment

Ben En home to many rare species

The Ben En National Park, one of the most relaxing parks in northern Vietnam, is home to valuable and rare species of animals and birds, such as red wolf, black gibbon, great hornbill, gayal, tibetan bear, red-face monkey, elephant, bear and, until recent years, tiger.