Wildlife commercial farming poses threat to national biodiversity: experts

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The commercial farming and trade of endangered wildlife in Vietnam has the potential to threaten national biodiversity and facilitate the rate of extinction, heard a Hanoi workshop on July 27.

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Critics slam licensing for pangolin farming

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Critics slam licensing for pangolin farming

Conservationists have criticized the Tay Ninh Forest Protection Agency for illegally licensing many families to raise pangolins in the southern province.

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Cement producers killing wildlife in southern Vietnam: conservationists

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Cement producers killing wildlife in southern Vietnam: conservationists

International conservationists are warning that the cement industry in the southern province of Kien Giang is destroying limestone hills and threatening many unique species there.

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Endangered crane returns after 18 years to bring hope to Vietnam sanctuary

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Endangered crane returns after 18 years to bring hope to Vietnam sanctuary

The rare return of a member of the endangered red-headed cranes on March 8 after nearly two decades away has rewarded conservationists’ dedication and is expected to draw more visitors to an internationally recognized bird sanctuary in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta.

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Firm requests hydroelectric dams inside nature reserve

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Firm requests hydroelectric dams inside nature reserve

A Vietnamese power company has requested authorities in Gia Lai Province in the Central Highlands allow them to build two hydroelectric dams inside a natural reserve.

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Decomposed elephant calf found in Central Highlands forest

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Decomposed elephant calf found in Central Highlands forest

Local residents in Dak Lak Province Wednesday found the carcass of an elephant calf in a mud pond in the Ea Sup Thuong Forest.

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Elephant herd rejects baby rescued in central Vietnam

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Elephant herd rejects baby rescued in central Vietnam

Conservationists in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak are continuing to try and reintroduce a baby elephant they rescued from a well back to its herd despite several failed attempts.

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200 endangered primates discovered in Thanh Hoa Province

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200 endangered primates discovered in Thanh Hoa Province

Conservationists announced Thursday they have discovered a large population of Phayre's langur (Trachypithecus phayrei) at the Xuan Lien Nature Reserve in Thanh Hoa Province.

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500 endangered primates found in central Vietnam

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500 endangered primates found in central Vietnam

Conservationists announced Thursday that they had found a population of around 500 individuals of gray-shanked douc langur (Pygathrix cinerea) in Kon Tum Province.

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First carnivore and pangolin education centre opens in Vietnam

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First carnivore and pangolin education centre opens in Vietnam

Vietnam’s first carnivore and pangolin education centre has been launched in the Cuc Phuong National Park in Ninh Binh province on the fifth anniversary of World Pangolin Day.

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Sumatran elephant found with leg almost severed by rope

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Sumatran elephant found with leg almost severed by rope

A Sumatran elephant calf lies stricken in the jungle in Indonesia as conservationists fight to remove a rope tightly wound around its leg that almost caused the critically endangered animal to lose a limb.

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Ethiopian lions rediscovered in Alatash

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Ethiopian lions rediscovered in Alatash

Conservationists announced Monday the "amazing discovery" of a previously unknown lion population in a remote northwestern region of Ethiopia, confirming local reports with camera trap photographs for the first time.

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Hoi An anti-flooding project threatens 50 historic houses

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Hoi An anti-flooding project threatens 50 historic houses

Around 50 ancient houses in the ancient town of Hoi An are at risk of collapsing due to construction activities as part of a major river embankment project that aims to prevent serious flooding in the area.

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Conservationists say Japan allows illegal ivory trade to proliferate

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Conservationists say Japan allows illegal ivory trade to proliferate

Japan is doing little to enforce laws meant to keep illegal ivory out of circulation and is fueling the slaughter of elephants, a conservation group charged Thursday.

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Mekong province seeks $6.7m from government to check coastal erosion

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Mekong province seeks $6.7m from government to check coastal erosion

Ca Mau, which once benefited from coastal accretion, is now asking for US$6.7 million from the government to deal with relentless erosion.

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