Wildfires destroy swathes of Vietnam national park

Guest Writer

A total of 1,700 hectares of forest in the northern Vietnamese province of Lao Cai were destroyed by a wildfire, local officials have said. According to a Thanh Nien News report, the fire at Hoang Lien National Park burned for a week before being extinguished earlier this week. The national park is home to many rare animal and plant species.

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