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Female Olive Ridley turtle returns home safely
An endangered female Olive Ridley (Lepidochelysolivacea) was recently released back to its home – the sea facing the town of Tigbauan, Iloilo. The turtle was trapped in a payao, a fishing devicemade of coconut fronds and ...
- May 15, 2019
Whale sharks spotted in marine reserve
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Provincial ENR Office in Guimaras reported whale shark (butanding) sightings at Taklong Island National Marine Reserve (TINMR) in Nueva Valencia town. RB Flores ...
- May 24, 2019
DENR-6 strengthens enforcement of Wildlife Act
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Western Visayas recently hosted the “9th Training of Trainers (ToT9) on the Application of the Wildlife Law Enforcement Manual of Operations” among national ...
- July 29, 2019
Coastal clean-up and mangrove planting
Community Environment and Natural Resources (CENRO) in Barotac Nuevo, Iloilo led the coastal clean up and mangrove planting at Sitio Punta Pulao, Brgy. Bantud Pabrica, Dumangas, Iloilo on September 25, 2019. Ninety-seven ...
- October 12, 2019
Clean river equates good governance
Most of the highly urbanized cities developed around a river system. This is so for humans needed the ecosystem services that only rivers can provide. Rivers are source of fresh water and help recharge the aquifer, support ...
- September 4, 2019