Samong or Trochus niloticus, a highly valuable reef invertebrate that flourishes in the Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park in Palawan, is often illegally harvested for ornaments or used as raw materials for handicrafts and buttons for clothing. Panay News, 1 month ago
Boats carrying endangered shells intercepted in Cebu - Rappler, 1 month ago
BOC seizes 138 sacks of seashells - ABS-CBN News, 1 month ago
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A team of scientists from the Philippines and Europe conduct a 10-day expedition in the Tubbataha Reef PALAWAN, Philippines A figure glides across the clear water. It seems intimidating from a distance but up close, it is breathtaking. ...Rappler, 1 month ago
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—American travel web-site company TripAdvisor.com has awarded the Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park (TRNP) the prestigious certificate of excellence for consistent great travel reviews posted by travelers all over the world. Read ...Business Mirror, 2 months ago US travel website awards Tubbataha certificate of excellence Manila Times, 2 months ago Travel website cites Tubbataha Manila Times, 2 months ago American travel website awards Tubbataha certificate of excellence for great reviews The E-Seoul Post, 2 months ago
Related Story: US pays $2m to Philippines for reef damage The Philippines is seeking compensation for damage to a protected marine area where a Vietnamese cargo ship has run aground and damaged coral reef. The vessel MV Ocean 3, with ...ABC Online, 2 months ago
by Victoria Asuncion S. Mendoza PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan, June 17 (PIA) -- Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park (TRNP) isnow part ofthe East Asian-Australasian Flyway Partnership (EAAFP), a platform for international cooperation for the conservation ...Philippine Information Agency, 2 months ago
: They're important to the health of ocean ecosystems. Credit: Wikimedia Commons Danger: shark attack (or more properly, say scientists, shark bite). With sharks swimming ever closer to shore this summer—or seeming to—and crossing paths with ...PhysOrg.com, 1 month ago
The young red-footed booby, also called sula sula, that landed on Hinigaran beach in Negros Occidental. The Department of Natural Resources has already coordinated with the Palawan Wildlife Center for the subsequent turn-over of the bird. This ...Panay News, 1 month ago
Rainy days meanticket faressale season. If youre looking for your next destination,here are fiveoff-the-radar places that you may not have been to, but should really be planning to go to, recommended by some of the country's top travel bloggers ...Manila Bulletin, 1 month ago
Behind the postcard perfect picture we often see is a beleaguered province fighting to keep big, bad businesses from exploiting what's left of its natural resources July 19, 2015 There must be a reason why I was born and raised in ...Manila Bulletin, 1 month ago
The United States and Philippine governments are collaborating on the mass violation of human rights and self-determination in the southeast Asian country—inflicting torture, disappearances, and extrajudicial killings through the so-called War on ...Common Dreams, 1 month ago
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