Thái Bình river system

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The Thái Bình river system is one of the two major river systems in the Red River Delta, Vietnam. (the other one is the Red River system). The system consists of 8 rivers flowing in northern Vietnam. This system joining with Red River system creates the Red River Delta.

Red River Delta River delta in Vietnam

The Red River Delta is the flat low-lying plain formed by the Red River and its distributaries merging with the Thái Binh River in northern Vietnam. The delta has the smallest area but highest population and population density of all regions. The region measuring some 15,000 square km is well protected by a network of dikes. It is an agriculturally rich area and densely populated. Most of the land is devoted to rice cultivation.

Vietnam Country in Southeast Asia

Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula. With an estimated 94.6 million inhabitants as of 2016, it is the 15th most populous country in the world. Vietnam is bordered by China to the north, Laos and Cambodia to the west, part of Thailand to the southwest, and the Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia across the South China Sea to the east and southeast. Its capital city has been Hanoi since the reunification of North and South Vietnam in 1976, while its most populous city is Ho Chi Minh City.

The Red River system is a network of rivers surrounding the main river - Red River in North Vietnam. These branches of the system contribute to or receive water from Red River. Red River system, joining with the Thái Bình river system in the northeast, creates the Red River Delta - the second largest delta in Vietnam. Because of the close relation between Red River system and Thái Bình river system, the two system are known as the common name Red and Thai Binh rivers system. Alluvium of the Red River system creates the central and south Red River Delta. Two banks of the rivers are protected by a great dyke system.

Rivers of the system

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Cầu River river in Vietnam

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Hưng Hà is a rural district (huyện) of Thái Bình Province in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 252,912. The district covers an area of 200 km². The district capital lies at Hưng Hà.

Kiến Xương is a rural district of Thái Bình Province in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 240,253. The district covers an area of 213 km². The district capital lies at Thanh Nê.

Quỳnh Phụ is a rural district of Thái Bình Province in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003, the district had a population of 247,793. The district covers an area of 207 km². The district capital lies at Quỳnh Côi.

Thái Thụy is a rural district of Thái Bình Province in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 267,012. The district covers an area of 257 km². The district capital lies at Diêm Điền. Thai Thuy is famous for Con Den beach which is far from Thai Binh city about 40km

Tiền Hải is a rural district of Thái Bình Province in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 213,616. The district covers an area of 226 km². The district capital lies at Tiền Hải.

Vũ Thư is a rural district of Thái Bình Province in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 229,406. The district covers an area of 199 km². The district capital lies at Vũ Thư.

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The Red River Delta is a large coal field located in the north of Vietnam in Thái Bình Province.