ACTING FOR GREEN HALONG BAY !
The preservation of the world cultural heritage Ha Long Bay has been the departments and agencies at all levels function widely deployed to visitors, residents and businesses. However with the strongly development of the tourism, to meet the needs of all tourist but still retain the inherent beauty of Ha Long Bay is a very difficult problem, there are still available many concerns about the ecological environment Halong Bay.
The main reason causing the pollution of the sea, the plants and animals and the biodiversity decline, is due to domestic water, wastes from the urban near by the shore and from the mining and processing of coal shed that rigorous untested by the Gulf management. The process of reclamation and expansion urban to meet the tourist demand has narrowed the acreage of the sea. Dirty deposition by the watershed mud from flowing into the environment affects to the survival of benthic species and coral system in Ha Long Bay.
In the recent years, with the attention of the ministries, with the strict direction and fiercely of provincial, management that helped the environmental conservation on Ha Long Bay and Bai Tu Long has these positive changes. These solutions are judged to be effective for a long term, thereby contribute to preserve and enhance the heritage value:
- Illegally catching seafood and logging will be dealt with severely.
- There are many projects that focus to investigate the inducement of the discharge into the bay
- Researching to develop the cleaner energy sources for systems of travel cruise.
- Calls for funding to help environmental projects.
- Recommending manner to collect and transport wastes from the Bay to the shore for processing.
- Beside of that, continuing to propagate, promote heritage, encourage community participation in conservation of natural in Halong Bay
In the period that human has to face with the adverse effects of climate change, the ecological environment once again demonstrated the vitally position of saving environment. Therefore, according to scientists environmental protection is the right and responsibility of the whole community, not only for an organization, individual or any group. Recognizing this meaning, Halong Bay Cruise - Huong Hai Sealife Cruise has acted for the green, cleaning the Bay, contributing to protect the beauty of Ha Long Bay - World Natural Wonder is facing with many environmental challenges.
Fishing villager collect rubbish on halong bay