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Dak Lak police bust major wildlife trafficking ring

Dak Lak police bust major wildlife trafficking ring

VOV.VN -Police operating in Dak Lak province stated on October 29 that they have successfully busted a major wildlife trafficking ring, seizing a large quantity of wild animals of unknown origin in the process.

Smuggled rhino horns seized at Noi Bai airport

Smuggled rhino horns seized at Noi Bai airport

Vietnamese customs officials at Noi Bai International Airport on June 1 reported that they found rhino horns and wild animals’ fangs in the luggage of a Vietnamese woman who had been on a flight from Bangkok to Hanoi on May 30.

27 wild animals returned to the wild in Kon Tum

27 wild animals returned to the wild in Kon Tum

As many as 27 wild animals were released into their natural habitat on January 11 by the Wildlife Rescue and Protection Centre at the Chu Mom Ray National Park in the Central Highland province of Kon Tum.

Youths encouraged joining wildlife protection activities

Youths encouraged joining wildlife protection activities

Members of the conservation community in Vietnam have called upon youngsters to engage in activities to protect wild animals at high risks of extinction in response to the World Wildlife Day (March 3), according to the Animal Asia.

Heaven on Earth: Cai Chien Island in Quang Ninh

Heaven on Earth: Cai Chien Island in Quang Ninh

VOV.VN -Around 330 kilometres from Hanoi, Cai Chien, a small island in the Hai Ha District of Quang Ninh Province, is considered an ideal place for visitors to escape the hot weather.

Wild animals rescued from illegal trade

Wild animals rescued from illegal trade

Up to 40 wild animals transported to Hanoi from northern Lang Son province by two traders have been rescued thanks to help from Education for Nature Vietnam (ENV).

US$50,000 to save elephants in Dak Lak

US$50,000 to save elephants in Dak Lak

The Animals Asia Foundation (AAF) has pledged 50,000 USD of aid to save elephants in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak between 2016 and 2017.

Man creates lithophone on peak of Vietnam’s Truong Son range

Man creates lithophone on peak of Vietnam’s Truong Son range

Initially arranging slabs of stone and clubs eroded by the movement of water to create sounds to prevent wild animals from destroying farms, a man living on the peak of Truong Son chain, which runs parallel to the Vietnamese coast, has ‘elevated’ his work to make lithophones.