Can Gio Mangrove

This biosphere reserve is located in the coastal district southeast of Ho Chi Minh City. One of the main advantages of Can Gio is that it provides the opportunity to work on environmental protection on a continuum of habitats, ranging from the sea to the boundary of Ho Chi Minh City, the biggest industrial city in Vietnam. The mangrove forest is regarded as the “green lungs” of the city. Read more about this reserve on the UNESCO Biosphere Reserves website.

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Capital: Hanoi
Region: Asia and the Pacific

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