A turtle is released into the sea (Photo: VNA)

Con Dao National Park – nesting haven for sea turtles

Con Dao National Park in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has been working hard to conserve sea turtles for years, becoming an ideal nesting destination for the rare species in Vietnam.
Coc do” (Lumnitzra littorea) tree. (Photo: vncreatures.net)

Con Dao national park’s old trees seek national heritage recognition

The management board of the Con Dao National Park in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has sent a dossier to the Vietnam Association for Conservation of Nature and Environment (VACNE), asking for the recognition of its three ancient trees as Vietnam heritage trees.