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First forest leased for research and conservation purposes 11/02/2015, 03:41:48 PM (VNS)-The management of Dong Chau Protective Forest in central Quang Binh have signed a contract for the Viet Nature Conservation Centre to lease forest land for scientific research and conservation.
Hoang Lien national forest in danger 12/12/2014, 02:00:50 PM (VietNamNet Bridge)-Illegal logging in the Hoang Lien – Van Ban national sanctuary in the north is now being conducted underground after local authorities launched campaigns to track down the criminals.
Forests destroyed at gold-mine site 13/09/2014, 04:12:20 PM (VietNamNet Bridge)-Vietnam lost more than it gained after opening its Phuoc Son and Bong Mieu gold mines to a Canadian exploiter. Seven tons of gold were exploited, but the forests are now gone. Only the excavated land and polluted environment remain.
Valuable forests lack protection 04/08/2014, 08:53:52 AM (VNS)-The illegal use of forest land and deforestation still occur in many provinces despite many attempts in recent years.
Forests destroyed to make teakwood chopping boards 10/07/2014, 02:22:05 PM (VietNamNet Bridge)-Vast areas of hardwood forestland in Moc Chau of Son La province have been lost in the northwestern part of the country because the wood is being used to make nghien (Burretiodendron hsienmu) chopping boards.
Old forests cut down as Chinese traders order unripe beans 24/06/2014, 02:58:33 PM (VietNamNet Bridge)-Forests in the districts of Son Ha, Tay Tra and Son Tay in the central province of Quang Ngai are being cut down to sell unripe Sterculia lychnophora beans, which locals call “uoi”, to sell to Chinese businesspeople.
Central Highlands loses forestland to cassava fields 23/06/2014, 03:38:32 PM (VietNamNet Bridge)-Deforestation in the Central Highlands has reached at an alarming level in the Chumomray National Park and Ngoc Linh Natural Sanctuary where farmers have cut down trees to plant cassava, analysts have said.
UN urges action to protect forests' genetic diversity 09/06/2014, 04:29:44 PM Forest species are coming under increasing pressure from human activities and climate change, and face the risk of extinction, the UN warns.
Satellite maps can't measure carbon stored in forests 03/05/2014, 11:58:55 AM (Newscientist)-Take a bird's eye view of the rainforest and you can't see the wood for the trees. According to a large survey in the Amazon, satellites can't accurately measure the carbon stored in trees.
Attempts made to conserve Bach Ma Park’s biodiversity 24/04/2014, 06:54:37 PM (VNA)-Managers of Bach Ma National Park in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue are taking all possible measures to conserve the area’s biodiversity, which is being threatened by human activities.
Illegal logging destroys protected forest 18/04/2014, 09:54:08 AM (Vietnamnet, dtinews.vn)-The Song Lo protected forest in Thanh Hoa Province is being destroyed and forest rangers seem to be unable to control the situation.
EVN to replant 9,660 hectares of forest in hydropower projects 28/03/2014, 12:55:15 PM (VietNamNet Bridge)-Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) will have to replant around 9,660 hectares of forest to compensate for the areas of forest it has chopped down to make room for its hydropower plants.
Who has eliminated 130,000 hectares of forests in Central Highlands? 15/03/2014, 12:45:57 PM (VietNamNet Bridge)-The Central Highlands, the largest forest area in Vietnam with 2.84 million hectares of forests, has never seen such a serious deforestation before. Over 130,000 hectares have been cleared just in the last five years.
Forest rangers protect vital mangroves 11/03/2014, 12:54:24 PM (VNS)-Despite receiving poor wages and having bad working conditions, many forest rangers have maintained their integrity by doing their jobs well.
Smell of forest pine can limit climate change 27/02/2014, 12:44:28 PM (BBC)-New research suggests a strong link between the powerful smell of pine trees and climate change.
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New technology to combat illegal wildlife trade in 12/05/2015, 07:54:01 AM (MOITRUONG.COM.VN)-WildScan, an endangered species identification and response mobile phone application, was launched in Vietnam today to provide local law enforcement officials with an effective tool to combat wildlife trafficking.
Waste importers to pay security deposits 08/05/2015, 08:19:13 AM (VNS)-Individuals and organisations that import waste materials for production purposes must pay security deposits up to 20 per cent of the imported goods' value from the middle of next month.
Buddhist monk spends life saving rare bamboo speci 04/05/2015, 08:31:56 AM (VNS)-Buddhist bikku (monk) Thich The Tuong has been working hard to turn his one hectare farm into a bamboo conservatory on the Son Tra Mountain, which protects over 110 bamboo species.
Viet Nam's elephants on brink of extinction 27/04/2015, 09:15:46 AM (VNS)-Experts and conservationists are calling for increased funding and efforts to save the dwindling number of elephants in Viet Nam.
Grievous misuse of environmental protection fees 27/04/2015, 09:03:01 AM (VIR)-An attempt to misuse environmental protection fees collected from miners was uncovered by a Vietnam Minerals Coalition survey.
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