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Saltwater intrusion in Mekong Delta to ease by Aprilicon

Saltwater intrusion in Mekong Delta to ease by April

Saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta might reduce between late March and June this year, according to Phung Tien Dung, head of the Hydrological Forecasting Department for the Central, Central Highlands and Southern region.

 
Saltwater intrusion to enter deeper in Mekong Deltaicon

Saltwater intrusion to enter deeper in Mekong Delta

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
07/01/2020

Saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta during the dry season, is forecast to enter local rivers 30-40km deeper than the annual average.

Saltwater enters Mekong Delta rivers earlier than normalicon

Saltwater enters Mekong Delta rivers earlier than normal

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/12/2019

Many provinces have been bracing for it following a forecast that the intrusion of seawater up rivers would be early and severe this year.

Mekong Delta may face more serious saline intrusion this dry seasonicon

Mekong Delta may face more serious saline intrusion this dry season

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
21/12/2019

The Mekong Delta may experience sooner and even more serious droughts and saltwater intrusion in the 2019 – 2020 dry season, compared to the situation in 2016 when historic saline intrusion was recorded, an official has said.

Mekong Delta’s sea level rise alarming: US professoricon

Mekong Delta’s sea level rise alarming: US professor

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/10/2019

Rising sea levels and saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta are becoming alarming, said Prof. David Dapice, Senior Economist, Vietnam and Myanmar Programme, Harvard Kennedy School, at a meeting with leaders of Can Tho city on October 8.

Drought, saltwater intrusion loom in Vietnam's Mekong Deltaicon

Drought, saltwater intrusion loom in Vietnam's Mekong Delta

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
06/10/2019

The Mekong Delta plans to grow this year’s winter – spring rice crop early since drought and saltwater intrusion are forecast to be severe in the dry season starting at the end of this year.

Vietnam's Mekong Delta subsides up to 5cm each yearicon

Vietnam's Mekong Delta subsides up to 5cm each year

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
07/09/2019

The Mekong Delta region is sinking between 2 and 5cm per year, Lao Dong newspaper reported, citing source from the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ).

Tien Giang coastal area manages to cope with drought, saltwater intrusionicon

Tien Giang coastal area manages to cope with drought, saltwater intrusion

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
18/04/2019

The coastal area of Go Cong, a major agricultural hub in Tien Giang Province, has taken effective measures against drought and saltwater intrusion into rivers this year.