In the 23 caves were discovered in two bay and Bai Tu Long (Quang Ninh), has 18 caves high value scientific, aesthetic.
From 23 to 30/11, Ha Long Bay Management Board in collaboration with the Institute of Geosciences and Mineral Resources (Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment) organized the survey, looking at Ha Long Bay and Bai Tu Long, distribution currently 23 new caves.Including 18 caves are rated highly valuable scientific and aesthetic.Above is a newly discovered cave.
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Pham Thuy Duong, Head of the Management Board of Ha Long Bay, said the newly discovered cave will complement the database and tourism resources to Ha Long Bay Management Board implement management , conservation and promotion of the values of the world natural heritage Ha Long Bay
“Next time, Ha Long Bay Management Board will announce the specific value, the coordinates of the new cave discovered after research, detailed mapping and formally proposed to the authorities see caves What needs to be preserved for scientific research, yet put into operation cave tourism, “Ms. Yang said
Located in northeastern Vietnam, is part of the western Gulf of Tonkin, Halong Bay covers waters of Ha Long City and Cam Pha and part of Van Don island district with a coastline of 120 km, Gulf total 1,553 km2 area consisting of 1,969 islands, of which 989 islands and 980 named islands not named. The World Heritage area is recognized as an area of 434 km2, including 775 islands, such as a triangle with three vertices Dau Island (west), Ba Ham Lake (south) and Cong Tay Island (east) . Photo: Quy Doan