Forest ecosystems

Phong Nha - Ke bang National Park Fauna Forest ecosystems

Phong Nha – Ke bang National Park Fauna

Preliminary fauna surveys in Phong Nha Ke Bang have documented a total of 735 vertebrate species,including 127 threatened species,91 of them listed in the Vietnam Red Data Book 18 species listed in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Preliminary faunal surveys have documented a total of 735 vertebrate species,including 127 threatened species,91 of them [...] Read more
Phong Nha - Ke bang National Park Flora Forest ecosystems

Phong Nha – Ke bang National Park Flora

The current vascular plant list for the  Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park contains 116 threatened species,of which 62 species are listed in Vietnam Red Data Book and 79 species listed in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006. Based on the results of surveys,a list of vascular plants was established,with 193 families,906 genera [...] Read more
Phong Nha - Ke Bang - the diversity of forest types Forest ecosystems

Phong Nha – Ke Bang – the diversity of forest types

The abundance of geologies and topographies in Phong Nha –Ke Bang National Park cause the diversity of forest types. Fifteen forest types and sub-types have been identifies in the Park. The forest cover is a high level of 93.57% of the total area of the Park,of which 83.74% are primary forests. Primary forest in Phong [...] Read more
Phong Nha-Ke Bang - a high diversity of plant and animal species Forest ecosystems

Phong Nha-Ke Bang – a high diversity of plant and animal species

The limestone forest ecosystem at Phong Nha-Ke Bang supports a high diversity of plant and animal species. The limestone forest ecosystem at Phong Nha-Ke Bang supports a high diversity of plant and animal species. Of perhaps the greatest conservation significance are several species found at the site that are endemic to this part of central [...] Read more
The limestone karst massif of Phong Nha Ke Bang Forest ecosystems

The limestone karst massif of Phong Nha Ke Bang

The three most comprehensive biodiversity surveys of Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park have recorded a high diversity of animal and plant species at the site, including a number endemic to the limestone karst massif. The three most comprehensive biodiversity surveys of Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, together with the work of numerous other researchers, have [...] Read more
Phong Nha-Ke Bang -a primary forest in the world Forest ecosystems

Phong Nha-Ke Bang -a primary forest in the world

Phong Nha Ke Bang is the most unique types of forests in Vietnam and the world. Phong Nha-Ke Bang is a protected area coverage and the rate of primary forest in the area’s largest nature reserve in Vietnam. The abundance of geomorphology has been created for Phong Nha-Ke Bang 15 broad habitat types, with 10 [...] Read more
A community forest green Bach in Phong Nha Ke Bang Forest ecosystems

A community forest green Bach in Phong Nha Ke Bang

A community forest green Bach (Calocedrus rupestris) growing on limestone has been discovered in the national park of Phong Nha – Ke Bang. A community forest green Bach (Calocedrus rupestris) growing on limestone has been discovered in the national park of Phong Nha – Ke Bang. This is the population of primeval forest green Bach [...] Read more