Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday ordered officials to take action against unnamed companies he said were using the cover of night to illegally dredge sand from the Mekong River.
2011-6-10 · Planning on soil utilization for the Coastal Mekong River Delta, Viet Nam In Period 2005-2010 Tran Thai Hung1 2 *，Xing Wengang1，Le
2017-1-29 · Sand dredgers on the shore of the Mekong River in Simaogang, Yunnan province, Jan. 29, 2016. Luc Forsyth for Sixth Tone With his four boats and about a dozen crew meers, Shen can dredge up to 850 cubic meters of sand from the riverbed per day.
2017-11-27 · Sand mining is an economic necessity for many of the poorer people living along the banks of the Mekong. But the activity is driven by a demand beyond most people''s grasp.
2016-7-28 · The 36-year-old mother of two captures Laos'' development conundrum: She depends on a US$10 (S$13.60) daily wage from a sand extraction firm, but also relies on the very river
2018-8-21 · The Mekong is the longest river in South-East Asia. Over 70 million people, living in six different countries, depend on this river for their livelihoods. But development is putting the ecosystem
2018-3-15 · River sand mining isn’t only a problem for people: It also muddies waters and scours riverbeds, killing the fish, plants, and other organisms that live there. “When I was a child, we''d ch
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Sand and gravel mining in the Mekong River bed and in the tributary channels has not been taken into consideration to date. This paper provides the first assessment of sediment extraction along the 2 400-kilometre channel of the main stem of the lower Mekong River, from the Chinese border to the delta.
By AFP via Mizzima. Laos, August 4, 2016 Mizzima. Grain by grain, truckload by truckload, Laos’ section of the Mekong River is being dredged of sand to make cement — a commodity being devoured by a Chinese-led building boom in the capital.
2016-7-27 · Grain by grain, truckload by truckload, Laos'' section of the Mekong river is being dredged of sand to make cement—a commodity being devoured by a Chinese-led building boom in the capital.
2018-11-11 · The lower Mekong River and its tributary watersheds are hotspots for biodiversity, but have seen considerable dam construction, particularly along the Lancang, the upper course of the Mekong
2013-1-22 · Caodian Prime Minister Hun Sen ordered government planners Tuesday to draw up a master plan to dredge sand from the Mekong River, saying it was aimed at
2015-10-24 · Continental Margin Sedimentation Oceanic Dispersal and Accumulation of River Sediment Modern sediment dispersal and accumulation on the outer Poverty continental
Mekong River Cruises. The cruises and tours below offer a variety of options on traveling on or along the Mekong River. The Mekong River runs through Caodia, Laos, Myanmmar, Thailand, Vietnam and Yunnan (China) and is the longest river in the southeastern Asia region
2016-1-27 · Shifting Sands in the Mekong River In eastern Caodia, the global demand for sand to be used in concrete mixing has had profound impacts on river
2017-5-23 · Sand mining kills rivers in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta With regard to the recent serious river bank landslides, experts have warned that if sand mining continues, the situation will become worse.
2018-9-4 · But the integrity of the river, and therefore of the livelihood of the people who depend on it, is under threat - particularly in the lower Mekong basin in Caodia and Vietnam. Its banks are being dug up and sand taken away for use in construction projects, and its
2017-12-5 · Mekong sand The Mekong river is another major source of sand for China’s construction industry. On the Yunnan stretch of the river, sand dredging is generally allowed
2016-8-11 · Luc Forsyth and Gareth Bright have set out on a journey to follow the Mekong river from sea to source, The Diplomat will be sharing some of the stories they’ve found along the way.