Its core area of Nui Chua National Park is the place where three natural areas of forest, sea and semi-desert converge, creating rich and diverse ecosystems.

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Black-shanked douc langurs are a rare wild animal living at Nui Chua Biosphere Reserve in Ninh Thuan province. (Photo: VNA)

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Mangrove trees are planted to recover Nui Chua Biosphere Reserve’s ecosystem. (Photo: VNA)

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Untouched beauty of Hang Rai tourism site at Nui Chua Biosphere Reserve (Photo: VNA)

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Untouched beauty of Hang Rai tourism site at Nui Chua Biosphere Reserve (Photo: VNA)

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Sea turtles are released back into the nature at Nui Chua Biosphere Reserve. (Photo: VNA)

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Sao Hoa rocks – the ancient coral reef dating back millions of years at Nui Chua Biosphere Reserve (Photo: VNA)

 
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Boasting rich biodiversity, Nui Chua Biosphere Reserve is an attractive destination for tourists and scientists. (Photo: VNA)

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The rare and elusive silver-backed chevrotain, also known as the Vietnamese mouse-deer, has been seen roaming in the coastal forest in Vietnam after 30 years. (Photo: VNA)

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Coral reef at Nui Chua Biosphere Reseve (Photo: VNA)

Source: VNA

Vietnam’s biosphere reserves earn UNESCO recognition

Vietnam’s biosphere reserves earn UNESCO recognition

Two biosphere reserves Nui Chua in the central province of Ninh Thuan and Kon Ha Nung in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai have earned UNESCO recognition.