Coastal experts land in Vietnam

The News Star
17 May, 2013

American coastal experts have traveled to Vietnam to gain help in saving the Mississippi River delta system.

Experts from around the world will spend much of next week in Vietnam addressing coastal land loss, particularly along the Mississippi and Mekong river systems.

Representatives from the America’s WETLAND Foundation, Vietnam National University and the Netherlands in Building Communique of Cooperation will gather beginning Sunday in Ho Chi Minh City for DELTAS2013VIETNAM, the second World Delta Dialogues involving global leaders since 2010.

The America’s WETLAND Foundation hosted the first World Delta Dialogues conference in New Orleans in October 2010.

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