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Danang showcases 'Queen of primates' beauty in photos

Danang showcases 'Queen of primates' beauty in photos

Nearly 150 photos featuring the daily lives of endangered red-shanked douc langurs, often dubbed “the Queen of primates” for their colorful fur, are being displayed at an exhibition in the central city of Danang.

Rare sea turtles hatch in central Vietnam

Rare sea turtles hatch in central Vietnam

(VOV) -Fifty-nine more endangered sea turtles hatched on Quy Nhon beach in the central province of Binh Dinh on July 26 under close supervision of a group of local volunteers.

Bears face uncertain fate

Bears face uncertain fate

More than 100 bears at the Bear Rescue Centre were condemned to almost certain death until Animals Asia Foundation established a Bear Rescue Centre in Tam Dao national park, the northern province of Vinh Phuc.

Rare snub-nosed monkey population grows well

Rare snub-nosed monkey population grows well

The number of snub-nosed monkeys, an endangered species, in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang has grown to over 100, said Hoang Van Tue, head of the management board of the Khau Ca Species and Habitat Conservation Centre.

Bird sanctuary recognized as Ramsar site

Bird sanctuary recognized as Ramsar site

The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap held a forum on national conservation on May 21-22, coinciding with its reception of a certificate recognizing Tram Chim (bird sanctuary) National Park as a Ramsar site of Wetlands of International Importance.