Chi Lang Nam sanctuary draws birdwatchers
The residents and students in the northern province of Hai Duong’s Thanh Mien District are going to benefit from a local bird sanctuary which was recently improved thanks to their efforts and international support.
Important bird areas get conservationists' attention
BirdLife International Vietnam Programme, in collaboration with the Forest Protection Department (FPD) of Quang Tri Province and Dac Krong Nature Reserve, recently held a workshop to review the progress of a MacArthur Foundation-funded project to conserve Important Bird Areas (IBAs).
Pu Mat National Park to seek UNESCO recognition
Pu Mat National Park is preparing to submit its application to be recognised as a UNESCO world biosphere reserve in 2006, said Nguyen Thanh Nhan, the park’s director.