Community volunteer to guard endangered langurs
12/16/2018 11:02:00 AM (GMT+7)
A farming community in the central province of Quang Nam has been volunteering to protect a critically endangered troupe of gray-shanked douc langurs (pygathrix cinerea) that have made the area their home.

Wild animal meat trading rampant in Gia Lai restaurants
12/16/2018 7:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Many restaurants in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai are serving wild animals, but local authorities say it's hard to deal with the problem.

Hue beaches face severe erosion
12/15/2018 2:29:06 PM (GMT+7)
 Some 30 kilometres of beach in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue has suffered from serious erosion.

Human cruelty to animals difficult to enforce in Vietnam
12/14/2018 7:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - A man posts a photo of himself with two plucked hornbills (Bucerotidae), asking if anyone wants to join him to have a party with the birds. Other men show via livestream how they slaughter a monkey.

Vietnam calls on countries to unite in climate change response
12/14/2018 4:44:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam has called on countries around the world to raise the spirit of cooperation and harmonise their own interests with international concerns in coping with climate change.

$4.3mil. project to protect gray-shanked douc langurs started
12/14/2018 4:00:34 PM (GMT+7)
 The authorities in Quang Nam Province are going to spend VND100bn (US$4.3m) on a project to protect the endangered gray-shanked douc langur.

Vietnam fully committed to global efforts to fight climate change
12/14/2018 4:03:26 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam remains fully committed to international actions to fight climate change, said Pham Van Tan, Deputy Director of the Meteorology, Hydrology and Climate Change under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Rare trees cut down in nature reserve
12/14/2018 3:15:40 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Rare tree species have been found chopped down in a Vietnamese nature reserve, but authorities are denying any deforestation occurred.

Zero landfill is the key to a green economy
12/13/2018 7:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Some corporations in Vietnam have committed to reuse and recycle 100 percent of their waste to improve environmental quality.

Ha Tinh proposes urgent elephant protection plan
12/11/2018 3:18:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The central province of Ha Tinh has submitted an urgent plan to protect the elephant for the 2019-2025 period to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on December 9.

Sun bear in Tay Ninh rescued after 15 years in captivity
12/13/2018 3:15:38 PM (GMT+7)
 A female sun bear was rescued yesterday after 15 years in captivity in a border district of Tay Ninh Province in southeast Vietnam.

157 new flora, fauna discovered in the Greater Mekong, Vietnam contributes 58
12/13/2018 2:52:08 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Scientists discovered 157 new animal and plant species in the Greater Mekong region last year, according to a report titled “New species on the block”.