sand exploitation

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Will the sand in the Red River be depleted in 100 years?icon

Will the sand in the Red River be depleted in 100 years?

Ninety percent of sediment is trapped in Chinese and Vietnamese reservoirs, which will lead to erosion, according to Mai Van Bieu, an underground-work expert.

 
Experts worry about the fate of Mekong Deltaicon

Experts worry about the fate of Mekong Delta

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
16/09/2019

If uncontrolled sand exploitation continues, Mekong Delta will disappear in the future, experts warn.

Danger looms over Cat Tien National Park as sand exploitation allowedicon

Danger looms over Cat Tien National Park as sand exploitation allowed

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
13/09/2019

Cat Tien National Park is facing danger again as local authorities have re-allowed sand exploitation after two years.

Polluted Red River affects Hanoi’s beautyicon

Polluted Red River affects Hanoi’s beauty

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
18/08/2019

Red River, considered a cultural space of Hanoi, is filled with grass and plants, and is polluted and dirty.

Artificial sand market has potentialicon

Artificial sand market has potential

SOCIETY
13/05/2019

Most construction works use illegally exploited sand because legal sources can satisfy only 20 percent of total 120 million cubic meters of sand needed every year.