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Center of biodiversity
The Philippines is the "center of the center" of marine fish diversity. We have 2,983 fish species compared to the other countries within the Coral Triangle, the center of marine biodiversity of the world.
- February 14, 2017
In a country blessed with natural resources and prone to weather disturbances, such issues that would have mattered little in terms of entertainment would actually have an immense impact on the lives of so many people. The ...
- February 5, 2017
Back in the day
Tribal elder Tata Kasoy skillfully demonstrates the traditional way of fishing at the Pamulaklakin Trail in Subic Bay Freeport, a favorite attraction/destination among nature lovers and tourists, especially during the ...
- March 16, 2017
Two humpback whales crest next to a sailboat on Stellwagen Bank off the coast of Cape Cod in Massachusetts, United States in this photo provided by Whale and Dolphin Conservation. Sailboat racing and non-profit group are ...
- July 13, 2017
Bamboo, mangrove plantations seen to enhance Eastern Visayas environment
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) under the leadership of Secretary Regina Paz L. Lopez is undertaking the “massive planting of bamboo and mangrove all over the country, especially in the super-typhoon ...
- January 19, 2017
No 'provocation' can stop China's military drills
China’s military will carry out drills regardless of foreign provocations and pressure, the Communist Party’s paper said on Sunday, adding that exercises far out at sea like those conducted recently by its sole aircraft ...
- January 23, 2017
Fearing for oil spill
Oil sheen is seen on the seawaters of Cansojong, Talisay where a cargo sank last Sunday. Fishermen and residents fear a possible oil spill that may affect their livelihood, as the Philippine Coast Guard continues to monitor ...
- May 10, 2017
Contractors from the City Environment and Natural Resources (CENRO) of San Fernando City, La Union deploy one by one a total of 30 artificial coral reefs from a bamboo raft along the coastline of Barangay Lingsat yesterday. ...
- May 13, 2017
Fish experts push for advanced propagation of high-value wild fish
Fish experts from the National Integrated Fisheries Technology Development Center (NIFTDC), an office under the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), wants to elevate the production of high-value fish species ...
- August 30, 2017
Alaminos CDRRMO to help rehabilitate marine biodiversity in Hundred Island
A refresher on Water Search and Rescue (WASAR) was conducted recently here to upgrade the performance of the personnel of the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO). The WASAR Refresher Course will ...
- August 24, 2017