Worst flooding in a decade in Mekong Delta

High tide inundates several streets in Can Tho City (Photo: SGGP)

Although the flood season this year has not been as severe as previous years, in urban areas in the Mekong Delta such as in Can Tho City and Soc Trang and Vinh Long Provinces, high tide flooding has been the worst in a decade.

The annual flood season is gradually abating in the Mekong Delta. According to scientists, floodwater levels this year were 1.3-1.6m lower than last year and 0.9-1.1m lower than average levels in last   several years.

via SGGP English Edition- Worst flooding in a decade in Mekong Delta.
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