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Project to preserve Vietnam's underwater heritage

Project to preserve Vietnam's underwater heritage

Updated 1 October 2012, 14:43 AEST

A project in Vietnam is looking to explore and preserve the underwater heritage of the country, from shipwrecks to submerged cities.

The Bach Dang Battlefield Research Group - in collaboration with the Institute of Archaeology in Vietnam, the Nautical Archaeology Society, Monash University and the Asia Research Centre at Murdoch University - will train students, officials and others to help increase awareness about Vietnam's underwater and maritime cultural heritage.

Presenter: Liam Cochrane

Speaker: Mark Staniforth, Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, School of Geography and Environmental Science, Monash University

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