Impacts of Mekong river erosion in Dong Thap province

The data provides information on impacts of climate change on Mekong river erosion, the number of collapse house, the number of houses relocated, the number of houses replaced and the number of communes impacted in Dong Thap province during 2016-2019. Among the districts is counted, Thanh Binh district is the one which has the more River-bank erosion length. And Cao Lanh district is the one has the most number of communes facing erosion and the largest area of erosion. The data is collect from the statistics of Department of Water Governance and Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in Dong Thap province.

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Field Value
Dataset topic category Climate change
  • English
  • Vietnamese
Temporal extent's start date January 18, 2016
Temporal extent's end date January 18, 2019
  • Viet Nam
West bounding coordinates 105.186996459961
East bounding coordinates 105.941795349121
South bounding coordinates 10.1341104507446
North bounding coordinates 10.9740428924561
Spatial Reference System WGS 84 (EPSG:4326) (CRS:84)
Process Step Survey, Collect
Lineage Authors' surveys in 2019 Office for Hydrology Department of Construction Department of Natural Resources and Environment
Responsible party Cao Van Tu: Dang Van Phap: Nguyen Thi Phuong: Le Hoai Chung: Department of Natural Resources and Environment: -, Tel: 02773.853146. Department of Construction:-, 0277 3 851 420 Office for Hydrology: 0277 3 822 026
Attributes The attributes of data include administrative level, the number of communes facing erosion, the bank-river erosion length (km), area of erosion (ha), the number of houses in erosion-prone villages, the number of houses to be relocated, the number of houses already replaced, the number of collapsed houses and the economic loss (million vnd).
License Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike
Copyright No
Version 1
  • Dong Thap
Keywords impacts,Dong Thap,Mekong River erosion,impact,erosion,Mekong,biến đổi khí hậu,tác động,xói lở,Mê Kông
Date uploaded March 8, 2020, 12:13 (UTC)
Date modified May 8, 2020, 09:55 (UTC)