Fisherman on the Nam Ou, (Ou River), Laos

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Nam Ou River traverses through the provinces of Phongsaly, Oudomxay and Luang Prabang.

Nam Ou River, Luang Prabang, Laos Nam Ou River, Luang Prabang, Laos

Nam Ou River has also recently become a destination for wilderness trekkers, kayakers and tour groups.

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The Nam Ou River provides an ideal habitat for over 84 fish species, 29 of which are thought to be found only in the Nam Ou.

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The Nam Ou River also sustains healthy populations of otters, reptiles and riverine birds, many of which are recorded as endangered species on the IUCN Red List.

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The Nam Ou River flows through one of the last remaining intact natural ecosystems in the region, the Phou Den Din National Protected Area (NPA).

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Nam Ou River in Luang Prabang, Laos.

Nam Ou River, Luang Prabang, Laos Nam Ou River, Luang Prabang, Laos

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