return to main index

  mobile - desktop
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
Click here for LLL Reptile & Supply  
Click here for LLL Reptile & Supply
Live Reptiles and Amphibians, And More
... Visit Reptiles.com
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: Happy Rattlesnake Friday! . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Kingsnake . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - June 03, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Northern Virginia Reptile Show - June 17, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - July 08, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  York County Reptile Show - July 09, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Richmond Reptile Expo - July 15, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  East Coast Reptile Super Expo - July15, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Western Maryland Reptile Show - July 29, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Aug. 12 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Northern Virginia Reptile Show - Aug. 26, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Sept. 09 2023 . . . . . . . . . . 

full banner - advertise here .50¢/1000 views
Chameleons, Geckos, Tortoises, Tegus and Ball Pythons for sale online
pool banner - $50 year

VNM Press: To remove RES from Sword Lake

[ Login ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Back to Red-eared & Other Sliders ] [ Reply To This Message ]
[ Register to Post ]

Posted by: W von Papineu at Tue Jan 11 09:48:47 2011  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by W von Papineu ]  
   

SAI GON GIAI PHONG (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) 07 January 11 Hanoi approves solutions to remove red-eared turtles from Sword Lake
The Hanoi People’s Committee has approved the Department of Science and Technology’s measures to remove red-eared turtles from Guom Lake (Sword Lake).
Hanoi will use cages and nets to catch the red-eared turtles that have thrived in the waters of Sword Lake
The department proposed to catch the turtles by two main ways. The first by means of baited cages, which will be placed under the water. The second way is to have floating traps which lure the turtles into the nets.
Therefore, the department will use catching devices that will not have an impact on other living species that inhabit the lake.
The People’s Committee said in order to bait the turtles into the traps, insects will be used. This is to ensure that no environmental damage will be caused to the lake.
According to Sai Gon Giai Phong records, the red-eared turtles have been sold widely at the Huong Pagoda in Hanoi and the Yen Tu Pagoda in Quang Ninh Province although the pagodas’ management has banned street vendors from selling the invasive turtles.
Hanoi approves solutions to remove red-eared turtles from Sword Lake


   

[ Reply To This Message ] [ Subscribe to this Thread ] [ Show Entire Thread ]