VIET NAM MENU
Introduction
Study Sites
     Bac Can
     Bac Thai
     Cao Bang
     Ha Giang
     Hanoi
     Hoa Binh
     Lai Chau
     Lang Son
     Lao Cai
     Ninh Binh
     Tuyen Quang
     Vinh Phuc
Field Trip Notes
Publications &
  Bibliographies

Upcoming Activities
Viet Nam Links

HANOI

Total Area: 921 sq.km
Population: 2,672,122
Districts: Hoan Kiem, Hai Ba Trung, Ba Dinh, Dong Da, Tay Ho, Cau Giay, Thanh Xuan and five rural districts: Tu Liem, Gia Lam, Dong Anh, Thanh Tri, Soc Son.

Economic potentialities: Hanoi is the social, cultural, and economic center of Vietnam.

PHYSICAL Hanoi is located in the Red River Delta.

CLIMATE The tropical monsoon climate is divided into the rainy and dry seasons. The most distinctive characteristic of Hanoi's climate is the fluctuations between the cold and hot seasons. Average annual temperature: 23.4C


Click on the image to see a larger image.
All images on this site: Dan Harder
West Lake, Hanoi
West Lake, Hanoi

Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources, Hanoi
Institute of Ecology and Biological Resources of the National Center for Natural Science and Technology, Hanoi
Hanoi
Hanoi