Ca Mau loses nearly 305 hectares of land every year due to erosion
Overall, coasts added 33,700 square kms of land and lost 20,135 square kms to water
Upstream dams on the Mekong and excessive sand mining have been blamed for the dire situation
Since the 1980s, a boom in shrimp farming has decimated mangroves around the world.
80 percent of the province's 250-kilometer coastline affected by erosion.
Hoi An could lose entire beach to erosion
At least 232,000 tons of sand from Phu Quoc has been exported to Singapore since 2010
'Rough waters have created deep holes and made several beaches dangerous for tourists'
More heavy rains are forecast in the next few days
The lack of silt has seriously affected cultivation and caused erosion in Vietnam’s rice basket.
The Swan Islet, a limestone pinnacle in northern Vietnam, has recently lost its head
"It's a shame that such a natural masterpiece was [ruined] like that."
The researchers focused on nitrogen oxides in vehicle exhaust and particulate matter from road erosion.
Vietnam's rice basket is in grave danger
The two projects are expected to benefit 420,000 people in Can Tho City and 1.2 million people in nine...