Mar 28, 2016

Dead rivers in the Mekong Delta

Ca Mau
Soc Trang
Vietnam
by
News VietNamNet
Rivers and canals dry to the bottom and unused boats are common images across the Mekong River in the worst drought and saline-water intrusion in the past 100 years. Photo: Vietnam Net
Rivers and canals dry to the bottom and unused boats are common images across the Mekong River in the worst drought and saline-water intrusion in the past 100 years. Photo: Vietnam Net

Crippling drought and saline intrusion are forecasted to continue damaging the south-central, Central Highlands and southern regions in April due to the devastating El Nino phenomenon