The Thua Thien-Hue Provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development said that the event, which was held on March 4, aimed to increase local aqua resources and raise public awareness on protecting aqua resources in the area.
The event attracted the participation of various organisations, agencies, enterprises and local people. The fish were of different kinds including carp, barb, and catfish.
The department said that they will organise more fish releasing events this year. It is expected that over 570,000 young fish will be released on Tam Giang Lagoon.