The obsession of the “lobster island”
08/03/2014, 12:57:16 PM
(VietNamNet Bridge)-The lobster hatchery in Cam Binh commune of Cam Ranh Bay in the central sea city of Nha Trang has been endangered by the environment pollution.
UN - REDD eco project launches second phase in Bin
08/03/2014, 12:56:09 PM
(VNA)-The People Committee of southern Binh Thuan province and the management board of the UN-REDD programme in Vietnam jointly launched its second phase in the locality on March 7.
Climate change could mean more malaria in Africa
08/03/2014, 12:55:11 PM
(Theguardian)-First hard evidence that malaria creeps to higher elevations during warmer years, study of South America and Africa finds
Water and miseries
07/03/2014, 03:18:02 PM
(VietNamNet Bridge)-HCM City is rated as one of the 10 cities worldwide that are most severely affected from climate change, and in Vietnam, it is only the Mekong Delta in terms of suffering from climate change.
Japan zoo gives pandas privacy as mating season st
06/03/2014, 12:55:07 PM
(AFP)-A Tokyo zoo is to shutter its panda display in an effort to encourage the famously lethargic creatures to concentrate on mating without the distraction of spectators, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Disasters have been exposed
05/03/2014, 12:32:08 PM
(VietNamNet Bridge)-In recent years, the gradually-reducing rainfall has caused a water shortage in the Mekong Delta. The dry season is longer, enhancing alkalinity in soil and causing difficulty in aquaculture or farming.
Hydropower project kills river in the Central Highlands
06/03/2014, 12:49:47 PM
(Tienphong)-Up to six out of seven branches of the Serepok River in the Central Highlands Province of Dak Lak have become dry after water was blocked for a hydropower project.
Capital clamps down on illegal underground wells
05/03/2014, 12:30:46 PM
(VNS)-Ha Noi City's Natural Resources and Environment Department yesterday asked local authorities to strictly enforce the law when residents illegally dig water wells.
Super storms, heavy flooding attack Vietnam
06/03/2014, 12:53:54 PM
(VietNamNet Bridge)-Last year, 14 storms and five tropical depressions affected Vietnam, reaching the highest number of storms and tropical depressions on the East Sea in history.
Most areas fail to inspect food safety
06/03/2014, 12:47:52 PM
(VNS)-Officials yesterday raised the alarm over violations in the management of food safety, including the producing and processing of agricultural, forestry and fisheries products.