Vietnam uses seed bombs to reproduce flora in dry areas
2/16/2019 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
Seed bombs, a new method applied at the Nui Chua National Park in Ninh Thuan province to regenerate forest flora, has brought encouraging results.

Pollution hotspots need much stricter control
2/15/2019 3:12:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Fewer new pollution hotspots have been found in Vietnam in the past few years, but vigilance is needed to control potential risks, 


 
Biodiversity conservation promoted at Nui Chua National Park
2/15/2019 2:40:59 PM (GMT+7)
 Comprehensive measures have been taken to preserve biodiversity at the Nui Chua National Park in the south central province of Ninh Thuan. 

Nhue, Day rivers seriously polluted
2/14/2019 5:25:08 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Water in the Nhue and Day rivers in the northern province of Ha Nam is heavily polluted, according to the provincial Department of Natural Resources and Environment.


 
Hanoi city’s air quality remains poor
2/14/2019 10:23:34 AM (GMT+7)
 The air quality index (AQI) taken from 10 different air monitoring stations in Hanoi from February 11-12 showed air quality at a bad level, according to the Hanoi Environment Protection Sub-department.

Red alarm on air quality: will Hanoi become another Beijing?
2/14/2019 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - If Hanoi doesn’t take action now to improve the air quality, it will face serious air pollution problems in the future that now plague Beijing, experts say.



 
Elephant tusks now sold on social media
2/14/2019 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
China, Hong Kong and Thailand are the three biggest elephant tusk consumers in Asia (Underwood et al., 2013), while Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia are places where trafficked elephant tusks transit before going to China.

Thousands of Hanoians call for end to bear farming
2/14/2019 10:30:13 AM (GMT+7)
 More than 5,000 residents in Phuc Tho district of Hanoi have signed their names to a petition calling for an end to bear farming, said Deputy Director of the Education for Nature-Vietnam (ENV) Nguyen Thi Phuong Dung.


 
Pesticide products with chlorpyrifos-ethyl, fipronil banned in Vietnam
2/14/2019 10:29:19 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has recently issued a decision to remove plant protection products containing chlorpyrifos-ethyl and fipronil from the list of those allowed for use in Vietnam.

Slaughtered wild animals sold at Hanoi largest spring festival
2/14/2019 11:17:38 AM (GMT+7)
Squirrels, porcupines, and deer are still displayed for sale right after being slaughtered at the Huong Pagoda Festival in Hanoi this year despite a ban from local authorities.


 
521 endangered animals saved in 2018
2/13/2019 10:39:46 AM (GMT+7)
 As many as 521 endangered wildlife animals were saved in Vietnam in 2018 thanks to the engagement of people and law enforcement agencies, NGO Education for Nature-Vietnam (ENV) announced on February 11.

Weirdest pig breeds in the world
2/13/2019 10:47:22 AM (GMT+7)
 Weirdest pig breeds in the world


 

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