The Natural resources
Khanh Hoa has so many natural resources, especially ocean resource, mineral resource and forest rerource.
With the favored nature, beautiful landscape, warm weather and lots of historic heritages, as well as cultural works, Nha Trang becomes one of top ten tourism center in Vietnam, especially sea tourism with so many famous beaches, such as Nha Trang, Bai Tien, Doc Let, Dai Lanh.
Along the beach, there are a lot of islands which can be hold the activities like diving and amusement in islands. Particularly, Hon Tre is the biggest island which has beautiful beaches, such as Bai Tru, Bai Tre, Bich Dam etc. The Vinpearl Land on Hon Tre is one of the most luxury resorts in Viet Nam.
In the ecological aspect, Nha Trang bay is the rare natural form of the bay system in the world because it has almost the typical ecosystem of tropical territorial waters. It is the submerged land, coral reef, mangrove swamp, grass-covered sea, ecosystem of estuary, island and coastal sand. The area the Hon Mun has the highest biodiversity with 350 corals, take 40% coral in the world.
The capacity of seafood in Khanh Hoa is approximately 150 thousand tons in which the fishes take 70 %. The exploiting capacity is about 70 thousand tons. Besides the seafood like fishes, squids, sea snails, Khanh Hoa also the the bird’s nest which can be exploit about 2 thousand kilograms. It is the special food and the valuable raw materials in high-grade medicine.
The sea also has the important part in salt manufacture. Due to the high concentration of salt, it has advantage in manufacturing salt and the industrial salt.
The available square of forest is 186.5 hectares, capacity of wood is bout 18.5 millions cubic meters, more than 64.8 % for manufacturing wood, 34% for protective forest and 1.2% for special use. The protective forest is the watershed in Khanh Vinh, Khanh Son and Ninh Hoa District. The cover of forest the 38.5% in Khanh Vinh and Khanh Son.
Khanh Hoa has so many minerals like coals, clays, mineral sand, mineral water, granite rock ect. Especially, sand in Cam Ranh, it can be used in glass manufacture, the capacity is bout 52.2 million cubic meters.
Mineral water is 40 liters per square, the exploited capacity is 3400-3500 cubic meters per day. The industrial exploiting mineral water, Danh Thanh, has 57 millions liters per year. The mineral resource of Khanh Hoa is one of the exploited resource in the future, it can be produced the competitive goods.