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DOST holds training series on green energy planning and development

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) recently held a "masterclass" forum tackling the development and promotion of green energy. This forum entitled “Island Green...

Over 75% of mangroves threatened: UNESCO head

More than 75 percent of mangroves are under threat and the world cannot afford to lose the unique ecosystems, the head of United Nations...

Netizens name Tubbataha birds via online poll

Two resident masked boobies (Sula dactylatra) of the Tubbataha Reef Natural Park (TRNP) and World Heritage Site have been given Filipino names, the Tubbataha...

‘CassaBags’ advocacy over a cup of coffee

Bee, a coffee kiosk in a major mall in Puerto Princesa, is generating a lot of buzz among residents thanks to its promotion of...

Isang libong itlog ng pawikan, binabantayan ng mga park ranger sa Ursula Island

Humigit-kumulang 1,000 itlog ng pawikan ang binabantayan ngayon ng mga park ranger ng Ursula Island Game Refuge and Bird Sanctuary sa Barangay Rio Tuba,...

Devastated by a typhoon, community foresters in the Philippines find little support

The Macatumbalen Community-Based Forest and Coastal Management Association, based in the Philippine province of Palawan, has replanted and managed 1,850 hectares of local forests...

Envi group spotlights mercury-free alternatives in a new study

Environmental watchdog BAN Toxics has launched a study that is aimed at assessing the availability of mercury-free alternatives in the Philippine market in view...

Matta deflects civil society criticisms on PCSD

Palawan Council for Sustainable Development Staff executive director Atty. Teodoro Jose Matta took an exemption from criticisms recently made by civil society groups about...

PCSD won’t renew Batak permits for almaciga resin gathering in Roxas

The Batak tribes of Roxas are appealing to the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development (PCSD) to renew their almaciga concession permits, which are their...

PCSD marks 30th year anniversary

The 30th anniversary celebration of the enactment of Republic Act 7611 or the Strategic Environmental Plan (SEP) for Palawan has been included as one...

Tubbataha flexes “Reef Warden” game to let public experience being marine park rangers

The Tubbataha management is flexing a turn-based base building downloadable game called "Reef Warden" for Windows PCs in order to educate the public on...

Hawksbill turtle caught in plastic is a reminder for public to dispose their waste...

The management of Tubbataha Reefs recently shared a video of a juvenile hawksbill turtle rescued from a plastic sack entanglement at Delsan Wreck on...