Databases of Vietnam

Recently I’ve struggled just to look for database on mangroves in Ca Mau Province of Vietnam. Thus I will create one for my own here:

Maps:

Maps of world

General:

GSO

CIA

WB and Climate change knowledge portal and Climate adaptation profile

EUCC (not much about Vietnam)

GHGs emission:

World Resources Institute

Vulnerability monitor:

Dara int

Disasters:

Prevention web (Great database that linked to all others). This web publishes the Global Assessment Report (GAR)

and desinventar (Ca Mau)

Risk map by Maplecroft (for thesis, indicate which are the main risks)

Mangroves:

WB reports: (search for “Coastal wetlands protection, Vietnam” or “Mangrove Vietnam”)

Mangroves for the future

Climate change response:

Csiro

Floods an disasters in Vietnam:

CCFSC (and other categories)

Weather database and simulation:

MarkSim GCM (Rainfall, Temperature, Radiation)

UEA

Wave, tide and wind:

Oceanweather , CYCLOPS

buoyweather (the premium is great)

internalwaveatlas

Mangrove, dikes in Kien Giang

AUSAID

Mangrove rehabilitation based on local community

Susanne Sayers: “Bà ấy dậy từ 5 giờ sáng để làm những công việc thường nhật. Chỉ cần nghĩ tới từng ấy công việc thôi là tôi đã thấy mệt rồi, vậy mà bà ấy còn làm cả công việc tự nguyện cho làng của mình, đó là trồng đước để giữ cho bờ biển không bị xói mòn”.

http://vnexpress.net/gl/the-gioi/2011/11/nha-bao-my-kham-phuc-y-chi-cua-co-be-viet-nam/

P/S: These are worth reading:

WWF Encouraging Destructive Shrimp Farms?

Vital Mangroves On The Edge Of Extinction Thanks to All-You-Can-Eat Shrimp (Book Review)

Inventory of the world’s Mangrove forests and map