Efforts to save Cambodia's Royal Turtle, one of the world's most critically endangered species, are being hampered by dredging and illegal forest clearances, a wildlife conservation group warned Monday.
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Scientists and environmentalists across the country have raised their voice to strongly oppose the construction of the Đrang Phôk Hydropower Plant at the end of this year in the Central Highlands Đắk Lắk Province’s Krông Na Commune.
There are less than 5 tigers living in the wild in Vietnam, a drop from 30 in 2010, said Deputy Director of the Nature Education Centre Nguyen Phuong Dung.
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Over 1,000 people in Ho Chi Minh City took part in a flashmob on Sunday to celebrate Earth Day 2016 and raise awareness of water conservation in Vietnam.
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Nghe An singer performs Vi giam songs -VNS
The center for Conservation and Development of Nghe Tinh's Vi Giam folk songs heritage said to celebrate the national holidays such as Reunification day, Labor Day and Uncle Ho's birthday (May 19), the center in coordination with the Kim Lien relic area will organize free Vi Giam folk singing performances for visitors.
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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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Forest rangers in the southern province of Dong Nai on Tuesday managed to bring a straying elephant back to the forest after finding it near local homes.
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The prime minister has just approved spending of over VND 1 trillion to renovate the Hue Imperial Citadel according to the Hue Historical Conservation Centre.
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A baby elephant rescued from a well late last month in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak has been rejected by the herd after attempts were made to release him to the wild.
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Visitors touring Lang Biang Mountain in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong may not be aware that the area around the base of the famous attraction is being severely destroyed by local farmers.
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Animal rescue officers in Dak Lak Province on Monday saved a baby elephant that fell into a five-meter deep well, possibly while looking for water.
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Officers, students and people in Thua Thien-Hue province as well as Vietnamese visitors will enjoy free admission to relic sites in Hue on March 26, the Hue Monument Conservation Centre (HMCC) has announced.
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The Prime Minister has approved the largest-ever restoration project of Hue imperial citadel costing VND1, 274 billion (US$57 million), announced the People’s Committee of Thua Thien-Hue Province on March 21.
Minh Lau temple
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A conference on water conservation in Ho Chi Minh City was held on Tuesday, highlighting the urgent need to protect the city’s water resources in the face of climate change.
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To mark Earth Hour’s 10th anniversary, CapitaLand properties in 22 countries has been organising more than 500 actions and activities this week in the lead-up to Earth Hour on March 19, to encourage its stakeholders to make small lifestyle choices that contribute to resource and species conservation, and waste minimisation.
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