Efforts are underway to reintroduce Edwards’s pheasant back into the wild

Edwards’s Pheasant (Lophura edwardsi) | By Don Butler The white framed faces of the Red-shanked Douc monkeys look out from the canopy of Khe Nuoc Trong forests in Le Thuy district, Quang Binh province. In the distance, the calls of White-cheeked Gibbons echo through the early morning stillness. Browsing in the shadows of the forest … Read more Efforts are underway to reintroduce Edwards’s pheasant back into the wild

Interns recruitment

Viet Nature Conservation Centre is a non-profit Scientific and Technological Organisation, operating in the field of nature conservation, under the Union of Science and Technology of Vietnam (called VUSTA). Viet Nature was converted from an international conservation organization-BirdLife International which has been operating in Vietnam for 20 years in the field of nature conservation. Currently we are … Read more Interns recruitment

Finding Spoon-billed Sandpipers in Vietnam

During the week of 16-21 December 2013, Viet Nature participated in a global census of Spoon-billed Sandpiper wintering grounds supported by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSBP).  This is the first time in Vietnam that bird conservation specialists have worked with bird watchers and volunteers to conduct the surveys in the coastal … Read more Finding Spoon-billed Sandpipers in Vietnam

Rattan planting for livelihoods and conservation in central Vietnam

By Martin Fowlie (BirdLife International) Over the last two years, under a BirdLife International Local Empowerment Programme project funded by Toyota Motor Corporation and Nando Peretti Foundation, communities in the buffer zones around forest reserves in Vietnam have been planting valuable native rattan. This will provide a resource for sustainable livelihoods, while helping conserve forest … Read more Rattan planting for livelihoods and conservation in central Vietnam