Ex hunter-gatherer turns into sea champ
MetadataShow full item record
Gerry Grospe, 53, used to hunt pawikans and collect their eggs for food 8 years ago. Sometimes, he would even sell his catch in the public market. "Turtle meat, although sold at very high prices, tastes better than beef, that's why people love it" Grospe said. SM Cares Foundation also supported the activity. Cheridel Alejandrino, known as elevator girl, together with SM’s executives,took part in saving these endangered marine animals from predators, as well as poachers and commercial traders in the area.
Cruz, R. N. (2015, March 31). Ex hunter-gatherer turns into sea champ. The Manila Times, p. A5.
Associated contentOnline version
- The Manila Times 
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI (Panay News,
November 18, 2020, on page 9-14)The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Region 6 and its field offices recently conducted simultaneous coastal clean-up activities to raise awareness on waste management problems in Western Visayas in ...
Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI (The Daily Guardian,
November 2, 2018, on page 12-13)The war against beating plastic pollution is becoming widespread, awakening the consciousness of people around the world of its dangerous effects. In order to raise awareness about our plastic pollution problem, the ...
September 30, 2017, on page 2-14)Sixty-five green sea turtle (Cheloniamydas) hatchlings and three juvenile hawksbill turtles (Eretmochelys imbricate) were recently released on the shores of Barangay Madrangca of this capital town. Being in a province with ...