The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and Intel Products launched a joint effort to restore habitats in the Lang Sen Wetland Reserve last week, with the goal of planting more than 12,000 native trees this year.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam will consider new projects proposed by the Vietnamese side in the fields of climate change and preserving bio-diversity.
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.
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has provided US$340,000 to a project to protect the habitat of aquatic creatures in the Lang Sen (lotus village) Wetlands Reserve in the Mekong Delta province of Long An.
Tam Giang Lagoon is where the Huong, Bo and O Lau Rivers meet before they flow into the sea through Thuan An estuary in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
Experience in wetland and coastal management was a main topic of discussion at an international workshop in the northern province of Nam Dinh from June 25-27.