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El Nido sewage, solid waste treatment plant seen as long-term solution to water pollution

El Nido's state-of-the-art sewage and solid waste treatment plant (SSWTP), the first in the country which can convert biodegradable garbage into electricity, is seen...

Toxics watchdog group finds lead in toy magnets for kids

Consumers should be careful when purchasing magnets for children since they may be coated with lead paint, which is illegal, a toxics watchdog group...

PPC, Palawan SK leaders join digital environmental caravan

Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) council members from various barangays in Puerto Princesa City and various municipalities in Palawan, as well as other youth groups, attended...

Study confirms sightings of endangered blue whale in Philippine waters

For years, a group of scientists have been tracking a mysterious whale that they initially labeled as belonging to another blue whale subspecies.Their decade-long...

Rescued endangered variable monitor lizard handed over to PCSDS

A variable monitor lizard that was saved from being harmed by a cat in Barangay San Miguel by a homeowner was handed over to...

PCSDS rescues leopard cat and two brown tree snakes

A leopard cat was turned over to the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development Staff (PCSDS) by a concerned citizen, while two brown snakes were...

PCSDS receives two Southeast Asian box turtles found by city residents

Two city residents recently handed over to the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development Staff (PCSDS) two Southeast Asian box turtles they discovered along the...

SEP clearance ng expansion ng Citinickel sa Narra tinututulan ni Danao

Tutol ang nakatakdang magbalik na mayor na si Gerandy Danao ng Narra sa pag-isyu ng Strategic Environmental Plan (SEP) clearance ng Palawan Council for...

Workshop para sa pangangalaga ng buwaya, isinagawa sa Puerto Princesa at bayan ng Bataraza

Isang Scientific Planning Workshop on the Population Management of Indo-Pacific Crocodiles ang isinagawa kamakailan upang ilatag at pag-aralan ang iba't ibang programa na naglalayon...

New Philippine corpse flower is phallic-shaped, funky smelling — and nearly extinct

A maroon plant with a small, phallic-shaped flower and a putrid odor has been identified as a species new to science, Amorphophallus minimus.The plant...

PCSDS enforcement team seizes chainsaw in Brgy. Irawan during regular patrol

The Palawan Council for Sustainable Development Staff (PCSDS) enforcement team recently confiscated a chainsaw from a man who was cutting down trees along the...

Plant-based face masks? This young Philippine inventor has you covered

A Filipino high school student has developed a plant-based wax that has shown potential in increasing the life span and effectiveness of reusable face...