Viet Nam

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The outcomes of the project will make an impact on Vietnam’s regulations on natural resources and wildlife trade policy amendment, ensuring a sustainable future use of Vietnam’s wild animal and plant. In addition, the project will also strengthen the capacity of both the management and scientific institutions, establishing a more effective cooperation and an overall effective conservation of endangered species and the implementation of international agreements. Finally, it will contribute to global efforts in the management of trade and improve the conservation of rosewood species.

Projects

Country: Vietnam
Project Type: Non Detriment Findings (NDF)
Taxonomy: Dalbergia spp.
Project Title:

Strengthening the management and conservation of Dalbergia cochinchinesis and Dalbergia oliveri in Vietnam

Duration:

24 months

Project Document:

Link

Reports:

Not yet available

CITES Working Language:

English

KEY STATISTICS

HUMAN POPULATION

95.54 million

LAND AREA* (km2)

310,070

FOREST COVER (km2)

149,020

FOREST COVER (%)

48.1


*Source: www.fao.org/faostat/en/#data//RL (Land Area in Year 2016)

GALLERY

Photo by Luu Hong Truong
Dalbergia cochinchinensis (Flowers)

Photo by Luu Hong Truong
Dalbergia cochinchinensis (Fruits)

Photo by Dr. Nguyen Manh Ha
Dalbergia cochinchinensis (Sapling)

Photo by Nguyen Nhat
Dalbergia cochinchinensis (Tree)

Photo by Luu Hong Truong
Dalbergia oliveri (Fruits)

Photo by Dr. Nguyen Manh Ha
Dalbergia oliveri (Seedlings)

Photo by Dr. Nguyen Manh Ha
Dalbergia oliveri (Adult Tree)

Photo by Dr. Nguyen Manh Ha
Dalbergia oliveri (Flowers)

Application of molecular tools in identification and tracking of Rosewood Timber

Application of molecular tools in identification and tracking of Rosewood Timber

Application of molecular tools in identification and tracking of Rosewood Timber

Photo by La Quang Trung
A big D. oliveri tree in the Bu Gia Map National Park

Photo by La Quang Trung
Checking the quality of D. cochinchinensis seeds at the Dak Uy Protected Area

Photo by La Quang Trung
Collecting specimens of D. oliveri at the Cat Tien National Park

Photo by Nguyen Manh Ha
Confiscated stumps of D. oliveri by the Krong Pa District Forest Protection Deparment

Photo by La Quang Trung
Diameter measurement of a D. oliveri tree in the Bu Gia Map National Park

Photo by La Quang Trung
Field Measurement of D. cochinchinensis seedling in the Dak Uy Protected Area

Photo by La Quang Trung
Group discussion for field survey in the Dak Uy Protected Area

Photo by La Quang Trung
Meeting with the Dong Nai Provincial Forest Protection Department staff

Photo by La Quang Trung
Tree height measurement of D. cochinchinensis in the Dak Uy Protected Area

Photo by La Quang Trung
With forest rangers in the Drang Phok Forest Protection Station of the Yok Don Nat Park