VOV.VN - The furniture and forest segment of the Vietnam economy has experienced solid growth over the past few years and brighter days lie ahead, says the Vietnam Timber and Forest Product Association.
'Mua nuoc noi' (floating-water season) describes the monsoon floods that partially submerge the Mekong Delta's melaleuca forests and draw boats between their branches.
A new project was launched by Indonesia’s Ministry of Environment and Forestry with assistance from World Bank and Denmark on October 5 to improve forest management and help out communities living near forest areas.
VOV.VN - Clouds, water, and trees have created a beautiful picture featuring yellow autumn in Ru Cha – the sole primeval mangrove forest on Tam Giang Lagoon in the central province of Thua Thien Hue.
VOV.VN - Tra Su cajuput forest, Ta Pa mountain and Bung Binh Thien (God Lake) are attractive destinations in the Mekong delta province of An Giang in the flood season.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is drawing up plans for a project on sustainable forest protection, restoration and development in the Central Highlands in an effort to stop the loss of forest coverage.
A training course on strengthening the enforcement of the law on wildlife protection was held in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong from September 13-16.
The Animals Asia on September 12 announced that it has received a Malayan sun bear and two monkeys that were caged as pets in Buon Ma Thuot city, the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak.
Forest rangers in Lam Dong province in the Central Highlands have caught a man with 21 rare monkeys.
The planted forest area in Vietnam reached 128,800 hectares in the first eight months of this year, a year-on-year decline of 8.7 percent, due to floods in northern mountainous provinces in August, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
VOV.VN - Tan Lap cajuput forest in Moc Hoa district, Long An province, around 100km from Ho Chi Minh City is an attractive tourist destination, especially for young backpackers.
A 3-month-old elephant calf has been found dead in Yok Don National Park in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, the third death in this year.
Vietnam and Laos have reaped encouraging outcomes in their forestry cooperation but also need to make more efforts to address existing problems such as deforestation and wildlife trafficking along their shared border.
Haze of black smokes from forest and bush fires have caused visibility problems in Riau in the past two days, especially in the morning, the Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) said.
A cajuput forest in Vi Thuy district, Hau Giang province is set to become the largest ecotourism site in the Mekong Delta, covering an area of 150 hectares.
Indonesian authorities on August 28 said at least 65 rural areas in nine out of 17 districts in East Kotawaringin, central Kalimantan are on high alert for forest fires.
Police in Lam Dong Province, in the Central Highlands, have arrested five suspects for the alleged murder of Truong Ai Thin and aggravated assault on two other local forest protection officers.
A Fokienia forest in the central Vietnamese province of Quang Nam has become a national treasure known for its wild and mysterious atmosphere, capturing the heart of any visitor who sets foot there.
Malaysia has called on ASEAN member countries to restart a high priority cooperation plan to fight haze pollution in the region by 2020.
Indonesia assured its Southeast Asian neighbours that it will take measures to tackle haze caused by forest fires and slash-and-burn farming.