A new lock bridge inaugurated in Vietnam to prevent salt water intrusion

Sentinel-1 CSAR IW acquired on 07 June 2018 at 11:05:38 UTC
Sentinel-2 MSI acquired on 31 October 2018 at 03:28:49 UTC
Sentinel-2 MSI acquired on 19 May 2019 at 03:25:49 UTC
Sentinel-1 CSAR IW acquired on 07 June 2022 at 22:51:33 UTC
Author(s): Sentinel Vision team, VisioTerra, France - svp@visioterra.fr
Keyword(s): Land, climate change, river, hydrology, infrastructure, agriculture, Vietnam
Fig. 1 - S2 (31.10.2018 / 25.04.2022) - A new lock bridge has been inaugurated in Kim Son, Ninh Binh province.
This project aims to prevent the saline waters of the Day River from flowing back into the Vac River by building the Kim Dai Dam.
Fig. 2 - S1 (04 & 07.06.2018 / 29.05.2022 & 07.06.2022) - Vietnam is one of the five non-island countries most exposed to climate change.
Funded by the French Development Agency (AFD), the project aims to improve the province's resilience to climate change and will benefit 800 000 people.