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PAFSAM Presidential Assistant for Food Security and Agricultural Modernization (PAFSAM)

is a Cabinet-level position under the Office of the President of the Philippines.

Gabay sa Mamamayan Aksyon Centers (GMACs)

The primary objective of establishing GMACs in the Barangays is to ensure that the grassroots or the people therein shall have access to local and national government programs and services through adequate and quality informations on the following areas:

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Flora and Fauna of the Philippines, Biodiversity and Conservation

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Philippine Laws on Environmental Pollution
The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
Department of Environment and Natural Resources - DENR
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Department of Environment and Natural Resources - DENR
Kagawaran ng Kapaligiran at Likas na Yaman

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PHILIPPINE CLEAN AIR ACT OF 1999

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 51 of Republic Act No. 8749, otherwise known as the "Philippine Clean Air Act of 1999," and by virtue of Executive Order No. 192, Series of 1987, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources hereby adopts and promulgates these rules and regulations

Forest Management Bureau

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Land Management Bureau (LMB)

Kawanihan ng Pamamahala sa mga Lupain

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Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau

Look also HERE

Philippine Coastal Marine and Island Biodiversity:

Table of Contents
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Vulnerability Assessment Tools for Coastal Ecosystems

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Remark this is a sub-album in the main-album "Health Infomercials - Etc."

Safe Water to All

Poor water quality has large economic and quality of life costs, in terms of health impacts and foregone revenues. According to the Philippine government's monitoring data, just over 36 percent of the country's river systems are classified as sources of public water supply and that up to 58 percent of groundwater sampled is contaminated with coliform and needs treatment. Approximately 31 percent of illnesses monitored for a five-year period were also caused by water-borne sources, and many areas are experiencing a shortage of water supply, during the dry season.

1 video: Instilling Water Integrity in Sibagat

Celebrating the award winning anti-corruption project on water governance, wherein citizens from Sibagat were trained to monitor the Public Finance processes of water projects to mitigate corruption and instil integrity. We hope that other provinces replicate this initiative and join the fight against corruption! Published on Jun 27, 2013.

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  • Kalos
  • PipeLine

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National Integrated Protected Areas Programme - NIPAP

 Look also the video HERE and look also HERE

NIPAS areas database LIST OF NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREA SYSTEM (NIPAS) & DECLARED MARINE PROTECTED AREAS (MPA) IN THE PHILIPPINES
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9147

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION OF WILDLIFE RESOURCES AND THEIR HABITATS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Look the act HERE

Central Cebu Protected Landscape, (CCPL)
The CCPL covers what used to be known as the Central Cebu National Park, Buhisan Dam, Mananga Watershed Forest Reserve, Kotkot-Lusuran Watershed Forest Reserve, and the Sudlon National Park.
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9486

This Act shall be known as the “Central Cebu Protected Landscape (CCPL) Act of 2007

RA 9847 Republic Act No. 9847

An act of establishing Mounts Banahaw and San Cristobal in the provinces of Laguna and Quezon as a protected area under the category of protected landscape, providing for its management and for other purposes.

RA 9003 RA 9003

This Act shall be known as the "Solid Waste Management Act of 2000"

Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 - RA 9003

Look the RA 9003 IRR as pdf HERE

Video

RA 9003, Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000

Remark 4 sub-sub-albums in the sub-album in the main-album "Law - Constitution & Laws of the Philippines - Etc."

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Basura at Suliranin Ukol sa Republic Act 9003

A video documentary on the implementation of the R.A. 9003, otherwise known as the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act, in selected cities and municipalities in Cavite. Published on Feb 24, 2014

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How Marikina segregates garbage

Discipline in the garbage, is the newest project in Marikina City. There will be fines for those who will violate the rules. Published on Jul 3, 2014

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Hiwalayan - A Solid Waste Management Video

Produced by Ten17 Productions and presented by MMDA and DENR, Hiwalayan tells the story of Ate Gay and Ate Vi as they learn not only to avoid gossip, but also how to protect Mother Earth in their own way. Published on Dec 3, 2013

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Solid Waste Management Law in the Philippines

MrRussFrance wrote: This is the very partial video project in our subject in Environmental Science. The whole plan is like a TV show entitled , "MKD Agham ka dito!".

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Look also below about Diocesan Environmental and Ecological Program (DEEP)

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Department of Agriculture
Kagawaran ng Pagsasaka

Look also HERE

Video

Department of Agriculture - DA
Kagawaran ng Pagsasaka

Agri Pinoy Program briefer

The Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR)

is one of the staff bureaus of the Department of Agriculture (DA) which was established to lead and coordinate the national agriculture and fisheries research and development (R&D) in the country.

Video

The Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR)
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10068

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT AND PROMOTION OF ORGANIC AGRICULTURE IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

This Act shall be known as the "Organic Agriculture Act of 2010".

Look RA 10068 as pdf HERE

The Bureau of Soils and Water Management (BSWM)

Look also HERE

Bureau of Animal Industry - BAI
Bureau of Plant Industry - BPI
SUGAR REGULATORY ADMINISTRATION

Look also HERE

The PHILIPPINE COCONUT AUTHORITY

is the sole government agency that is tasked to develop the industry to its full potential in line with the new vision of a united, globally competitive and efficient coconut industry.

Look also HERE

The Fiber Industry Development Authority - FIDA

Informations about the use etc. of

Abaca - Maguey - Piña - Coir - Salago

National Tobacco Administration (NTA)
PRESIDENTIAL DECREE No. 628

ESTABLISHING ZONIFICATION AREAS FOR TOBACCO GROWING IN THE PHILIPPINES

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EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 879 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 879

THE PHILIPPINE BAMBOO INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (PBIDC)

The Bamboo Information Network

is a computer-based data bank that serves as a repository of knowledge/information about the commodity.

Buglas Bamboo Institute or BBI

evolved out of two assessment studies both conducted by the Buglas Integrated Development, Inc., in 1994 and 1995, in the rural areas of Oriental Negros. The most significant recommendation made by the studies was to diversify the agricultural activities undertaken by the farmers in the communities. For farmers to consider commercially promising agricultural commodity, to generate extra family income and increase employment opportunities for young people. BBI is a non-profit, non-governmental organization - a development organization, it aims to help develop local communities

The Role of Bamboo on the Social, Cultural and Economic Life of the Filipinos

by/Anneth R. Ramirez
Gregorio Araneta Social Development Foundation, Philippines.

Look page 78 to 90 incl.

Designing and Building with Bamboo

One of the earliest and, perhaps, the most widespread use of bamboo is in building construction. The cylindrical structure and ready finish of bamboo predispose it as a natural building material. The high strength and low weight add to its utility.

Bamboo in Construction

Since ancient times, bamboo has been in wide usage as a low-cost building material in Asia and elsewhere. It is also used, in countries where it grows abundantly, for building bridges and scaffolding. In recent times, departing from tradition, bamboo has also started appearing in designer homes as flooring, walling and paneling material.

Video

Bamboo: Ideal Material for the tropical house

Bamboo is an ideal & sustainable construction or design component for the tropics for the following reasons: grows fast, continuous regrowth - RENEWABLE, flexible, formable, hi tensile strength, lovely surface texture, lightweight, etc.; mang cesar of the BUGLAS BAMBOO INSTITUTE (BBI) in Negros Oriental

Remark this is a sub-album in the main-album "Plantations, Farming & Forestry"

Industrial Fiber Plants of the Philippines

A Description of the Chief Industrial Fiber Plants of the Philippines, their Distribution, Method of Preparation, and Uses

by/Theodore Muller
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)

(Filipino: Kawanihan ng mga Palaisdaan at mga Yamang-tubig)

an agency under the Department of Agriculture responsible for the development, improvement, management and conservation of the Philippines' fisheries and aquatic resources.

Look also HERE

Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development - PCAARRD

Pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.) No. 366, the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCARRD) and the Philippine Council for Aquatic and Marine Research and Development (PCAMRD), both councils under the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) have been merged. The name of the new council now is Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD).

Look also HERE

Video

Flavors of Science

Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development - DOST PCAARRD.

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SOCIETY FOR THE CONSERVATION OF PHILIPPINE WETLANDS, INC.
Office of the President

Palawan Council for Sustainable Development

Puerto Princesa City, Palawan

Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA)
OneOcean

The Philippines´ Coastal and Fisheries Management Informations Center

Video

"Under Construction: The Making of a Coast-wise Nation"

Remark this is an album in the sub-album "Development Projects" in the main-album "Impressions of & Development in the Philippines"

These documentaries are the series "Under Construction: The Making of a Coast-wise Nation" produced by Nova Productions International for the USAID/DA-BFAR Fisheries Improved for Sustainable Harvest (FISH) Project. The series chronicles the development of coastal resource management in the Philippines, providing an eye-opening glimpse of the practices and attitudes in coastal resource management as they evolved over time, and a testimony of the country's groundbreaking attempts to recast itself as a "coast-wise nation." Look more and the full descriptions of the 9 video-segments included the below video: "The City of Masbate is investing in non-formal education"

  • "Evolution
  • The Better Alternative
  • On the Threshold
  • Getting There
  • The Community Factor
  • If You Build It...
  • Networking Works
  • On Common Ground

 Look the full description HERE

Video

The City of Masbate is investing in non-formal education

to build a society steeped in environmental ethics, practicing responsible resource use, and embracing environmental stewardship as a way of life. This documentary is part of the series "Under Construction: The Making of a Coast-wise Nation" produced in 2005 by Nova Productions International for the USAID/DA-BFAR Fisheries Improved for Sustainable Harvest (FISH) Project. The series chronicles the development of coastal resource management in the Philippines, providing an eye-opening glimpse of the practices and attitudes in coastal resource management as they evolved over time, and a testimony of the country's groundbreaking attempts to recast itself as a "coast-wise nation." The opinions expressed here are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID.

Philippines Ocean Heritage

was created to address the dire need to protect and conserve the marine environment of The Philippines. Our mission is to share the wonders of the underwater world through this website and raise awareness of marine conservation issues.

The Philippine Fisheries Code of 1998 - RA 8550

Look RA 8550 HERE

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IMPLEMENTING RULES AND REGULATIONS

Executive Order No. 209

Philippine Fisheries Observer Programme - FOP

Look also HERE

Video

Philippine Fisheries Observer Programme - FOP

Fisheries Observer Program is responsible for providing the training and support necessary for deploying observers on board fishing vessels in order to collect the fisheries-dependent information essential to achieving the management objectives of the program. The Fisheries Observer Program started in international organization that promote responsible fisheries and will play an important role in the conduct of monitoring control and surveillance activities. Since, the Philippines is one of cooperating country in the Commission, the international organizations calling a pressure for the conservation and management of declining fisheries stocks in local and international marine waters. The government is actively support the fisheries program through the responsibilities of Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)

Remark this is a sub-album in the main-album "Ect. special education & schools"

Managing aquaculture and its impacts: a guidebook for local governments

Published by Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources

National Aquaculture Sector Overview

Philippines

The Coastal Conservation and Education Foundation - CCEF
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7586
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM, DEFINING ITS SCOPE AND COVERAGE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
National Parks Development Committee
The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR)

 is the lead implementing agency of Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP). It undertakes land tenure improvement and development of program beneficiaries and agrarian justice delivery.

Look also HERE

The DENR - Mines and Geosciences Bureau - MGB

is the government agency primarily responsible for the implementation of Mining Act of 1995. It has direct charge in the administration and disposition of mineral lands and mineral resources. It undertakes geological researches, as well as mineral exploration surveys.

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7942
[AN ACT INSTITUTING A NEW SYSTEM OF MINERAL RESOURCES EXPLORATION, DEVELOPMENT, UTILIZATION, AND CONSERVATION]

This Act shall be known as the "Philippine Mining Act of 1995."

Look The Philippine Mining Act of 1995 and its Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (RIRR) HERE

National Institute of Geological Sciences (NIGS)

is a multidisciplinary forum for the study of processes that shape the Earth. It is the national center of excellence for the advancement, dissemination and application of geology in the Philippines.

Look also HERE

Pantukan Gold & Copper Project

in the resource-rich Compostela Valley of the southern Philippines aims to address two important needs:
•Supplying Asia's economies with gold and copper, two critical metals our contemporary world simply can't run without, and
•Providing well-paying jobs today to support a sustainable future for the people of Pantukan municipality and the entire Gulf of Davao region.

Look also HERE

Video

Climate Changes

Remark these are 6 sub-albums in the main album "Climate - Disaster risk management, Disaster preparedness & Recovery"

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Philippines and Climate Change

Look desription on the videos

Remark 2 videos in the sub-album

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Climate-related disasters rising in PH: ADB

Typhoon "Yolanda", "Glenda", and even Habagat. All of these caused great effect in the country. According to the study made by Asian Development Bank, the climate-related disaster in the country continues to rise in number. Published on Sep 2, 2014

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1 sub-album with:

ADAPTAYO - Our Nation's Call for Climate Change Adaptation

ADAPTAYO is the Philippines’ call for climate change adaptation. It is an information, education, and communication (IEC) programme, an advocacy, and a continuing initiative towards influencing our behavior in relation to climate change. The campaign was developed by the Joint Programme of the Millennium Development Goal Achievement Fund (MDGF):1656 which seeks to strengthen the Philippines’ institutional capacity to adapt to climate change. Deriving its name from the words “adapt” and the Filipino words tayô (to stand up) and tayo (we), ADAPTAYO promotes courage, flexibility, strength, and resiliency among Filipinos amid the perils, dangers, and impact of climate change: droughts, typhoon, flooding, and extreme weather conditions

Look also about ADAPTAYO HERE

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Pagasa - Mactan Chief Oscar Tabada on Climate Change

Pagasa-Mactan Chief Oscar Tabada discussed about hydro-meteorological hazards in the Philippines, weather forecasting, and facts about climate change with Sun.Star employees. (Jai Sandoval/Sunnex) Published on Dec 20, 2013

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1 sub-album with:

National Publication of Lessons Learned on Climate Change Adaptation in Demonstration Projects

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Sea level rise

Sea level rise and possibly cause extreme flood and storm surge. Published on Apr 9, 2014

Climate Change Commission - CCC

The Philippine Climate Change Commission is an independent and autonomous body that has the same status as a national agency and is attached to the Office of the President.

Look also HERE, HERE and HERE

Video

Office of the President

Climate Change Commission - CCC

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Philippine's Climate Change Commission (CCC) Video - Teaser

CCC Commercial

Children and Youth Workshop on Climate Change - Pinoy + Youth + Power in a Changing Climate

4-Greeneration Challenge - Call for Youth-led Climate Change Initiatives

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Remark 4 videos in the album

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Current Status of Climate Change
Mitigation and Adaptation
by/Philippines, Climate Change Commission
Philippine Climate Watch Alliance
Escape with the desert: Are we bringing the desert into our lands?

Look also HERE

Philippine environment laws

Full text of all environmental laws and other government issuances related to the environment and natural resources in the Philippines.

Philippine environment law

Presidential Decree No. 984

PROVIDING FOR THE REVISION OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3931,
COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE POLLUTION CONTROL LAW,
AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Library of Law from Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Video

PCB Free Philippines

This is the Teaser Video produced for UNIDO, DENR, PNOC-AFC, GAIA, Greenpeace SEA and Ecowaste Coalition on what are being done to eliminate one of the most hazardous toxic material from our environment -- Polychlorinated biphenyl or PCB.

Remark this is a sub-album in the album "Protecting of Nature and Wildlife & RedLists" in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

Remark 2 videos (teaser + full) in the album - Published on Oct 5 and 6, 2013

Look more about the mentioned organizations in the below section

PRESERVING THE MOUNTAINS PRESERVING THE MOUNTAINS

by/Zenaida G. Delica

Communal Land Management in the Cordillera Region

by/Lorelei Crisologo-Mendoza & June Prill-Brett
Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau - PAWB
Video

New Conservation Areas in the Philippines Project - NewCAPP

Look also HERE

Wildlife conservation in the Philippines
List of threatened plant and animal species in the Philippines

as classified by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). It includes Vulnerable (VU), Endangered (EN), Critically Endangered (CR), and recently Extinct (EX) species. It excludes Near Threatened (NT), Data Deficient (DD), and prehistoric species.

Video

The Philippine Red List

Documentary on Philippine Biodiversity - Published on Oct 14, 2012

Look more and the full description of the video HERE

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Conserve and Protect the Philippine Wildlife

An informational AVP that aims to urge the people to help preserve the endangered animals that belong to the Philippine wildlife.

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Remark 2 videos in the album

Video (Fauna)

Video (Flora)

 

Endangered Species in Fauna &  Flora

Wild habitats are fast disappearing. Forests are being cut down, rivers and seas polluted, heathlands built on, hedgerows pulled up, ponds filled in - the destruction seems endless. As the habitats decrease, so do their communities of animals and plants. Habitat destruction is one of the main reasons why many species face extinction. Habitats are commonly split up and animals can't get from one part to another, unless wildlife 'corridors' are provided. Other reasons for their demise include the hunting of animals and collection of plants. Now they are facing a new threat, that of climate change.

Remark 2 DIFFERENT videos in different albums

FOREST PRODUCTS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE - FPRDI
Air and Noise Pollution Reduction from Tricycles

Quezon City and Puerto Princesa City
Environmental clearance certificate Environmental clearance certificate

Look also HERE

Look also this article "Environmental Compliance Certificate - ECCs" HERE

Procedures EIA REQUIREMENTS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT SYSTEM

Permitting Procedures EIA

Environmental practitioners Association (EPA), Philippines
Jaime V. Ongpin Foundation, Inc. (JVOFI)

is a leading non-government organization in Baguio City and Benguet province. It was organized by Benguet Corporation, the Philippines’ oldest mining company, on December 17, 1980. Formerly known as BenguetCorp Foundation, Inc., its creation was inspired by the late Jaime V. Ongpin, the company’s first Filipino president, who envisioned the development of self-reliant communities.

Look also HERE

Video

Saving the Benguet Watersheds for Water

"Saving the Benguet Watersheds for Water" is funded by the European Union and implemented in Benguet Province from August 2011 to August 2013. The project sites are: Tublay (Ambassador); Bokod (Poblacion); Atok (Poblacion); Kibungan (Sagpat); Buguias (Tuba) & Sablan (Banangan). (Location: Benguet, Philippines)

Look the full description of the video HERE

Remark this is a sub-album in the album "Protecting of Nature and Wildlife & RedLists" in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

Look also the above links

Philippine Disaster Recovery Foundation - pdrf
Video

The Marikina Watershed Initiatives

The Marikina Watershed Initiative is a broad-based, public-private partnership launched by the Philippine Disaster Recovery Foundation (PDRF) to help protect, reforest, and rehabilitate the Marikina Watershed. The Marikina Watershed is a headwaters contributing significantly to the groundwater reserves and is a potential source of potable water for Metro Manila. Post Ondoy studies showed that much of the water that inundated Metro Manila came from the Marikina Watershed.

Rehabilitating it will help reduce the risks of heavy flooding in the metro region.

Remark this is a sub-sub-album in the sub-album "Disaster preparedness - Projects & Programs"

Remark 2 videos in the album

Look also HERE

Ayala Foundation, Inc.

Our vision To be the leading foundation committed to:

•Developing servant-leaders;
•Developing social technologies to empower and uplift lives;
•Facilitating universal access to knowledge and learning;
•Creating alliances and social consortia to manage projects;
•Instilling pride in being a Filipino with a strong commitment to national development

Video

Ayala Foundation, Inc.

Remark this is an album in the sub-album "Organizations working in the Philippines" in the main-album "Filipino culture & daily life and insurances - Etc."

Remark 2 videos in the album

Greenpeace - Philippines

Nature - Environment organizations, Etc.

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Database of Environmental Education Related Organizations - Philippines
Videos

A main-album on the VideoStation

 with videos about the many different organizations, for which there are no other suitable series of albums on the videostation or "organization-sites" - You can also find link going to some of the sub-album for the "single" organization below on that site.

The Global Environment and Nature Ecosystems Society (Phil.) Foundation (GENESYS), Inc.

was formally established in mid 1999 as a non-profit, non-government organization. Its primary purpose is to manage and implement environment restoration and prevention projects through the coordination and pooling of resources among various sectors, groups and individuals.

The Legal Rights and Natural Resources Center - Kasama sa Kalikasan

LRC-KsK/Friends of the Earth-Philippines - registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

LRC-KsK's overall mission is to work for the empowerment of marginalized indigenous peoples and rural communities directly dependent on natural resources.

Video

PHILIPPINE COASTAL AND RIVER GUARDS AGROUPATION - PCRGA

The PCRGA based in the Philippines, is composed of volunteer Licensed and Rated seafarers, Licensed Aviation Pilots, Rated Aviation Personnel, Medical Practitioners, Paramedics, Retired Military and PNP personnel, Security Specialist, Religious leaders and land based professionals, who likes to dedicate and volunteer their spare time to GOD, COUNTRY, FELLOWMEN, that in either way they can also extend assistance to any Government agencies concern in times of CALAMITIES and DISASTERS with in their capacity. We are more on monitoring the rivers and lakes nearby and help implement the existing laws of our Philippine Government, regarding Marine environmental protection, Anti marine pollution, assist in Maritime Search and Rescue and help develop programs for the youths residing with our Philippine coast, Rivers and Lakes, within our HUMBLE CAPACITY.

Remark 2 videos in the album

The Philippine Center for Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development, Inc. (PCEPSDI)

is a non-stock non-profit and non-government organization duly registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission. It is an affiliate organization of the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP).

PCEPSDI is the Administrator of the National Ecolabelling Programme – Green Choice Philippines (NELP-GCP) that is based on ISO 14024 – Guiding Principles and Procedures. NELP-GCP is a voluntary, multiple criteria-based, and third party programme that aims to encourage clean manufacturing practices and consumption of environmentally preferable products and services.

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Cagayan Valley Programme on Environment and Development

Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas-KMP

(Peasant Movement of the Philippines - KMP)

KMP is a democratic and militant movement of landless peasants, small farmers, farm workers, rural youth and peasant women. It unites with all oppressed and exploited classes and fights for the interests and aspirations of the entire Filipino people. KMP continues to consolidate and defend its gains and victories while advancing the peasant struggle against class exploitation and national oppression.

Look also HERE and the article HERE

The 'Our Rivers, Our Life'

campaign is a regional biodiversity campaign in South East Asian countries. The seven country members work to protect the health and biodiversity

e.g. Agusan and Rio Grande De Mindanao (Pulagi) in the Philippines

Video

"Our Rivers Our Life"

The short film produced by the Regional Working Group on Bio-diversity (Philippines) which has been advocating the protection and conservation of rivers to maintain the region's rich biodiversity, local community ways of lives, and provide safe, clean & accessible river water for children to enjoy their rights under its campaign called "Our Rivers Our Life".

Remark this is an album in the album "Rivers in the Philippines" in the sub-album "Mountains, Volcanoes, Lakes, Waterfalls, Rivers, Dams, Marsh, Mangrove, Mining - Etc." in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

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Fellowship for Organizing Endeavors (FORGE) - CEBU

is a non-government organization which helps people in a holistic approach. Disaster Risk Reduction is one component of the Urban Poor Development Program of FORGE which aims to explain the basic concept and provide information on the different context and activities related to Disaster Risk Reduction and Management.

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Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement

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Environmental practitioners Association (EPA), Philippines
Philippines Ocean Heritage

was created to address the dire need to protect and conserve the marine environment of The Philippines. Our mission is to share the wonders of the underwater world through this website and raise awareness of marine conservation issues.

Video

The Cebu Outdoor Adventure Team (COAT)

is an organization dedicated to explore, preserve and enhance Cebu and its neighboring island natural resources.

Remark this is an album in the sub-album "Organizations working in the Philippines" in the main-album "Filipino culture & daily life and insurances - Etc."

Remark 3 videos in the album

Green Architecture Advocacy Philippines (GreenAP)

is a civic organization that cares about the planet and takes action by promoting the sustainable development of the built environment

SOCIETY FOR THE CONSERVATION OF PHILIPPINE WETLANDS, INC.
Nature Awareness and Conservation Club - NACCI
Mabuwaya Foundation!

Here you can find information about the activities of the Mabuwaya Foundation, about the Philippine crocodile conservation program and about the Northern Sierra Madre Natural Park

Look MUCH more about The Philippine crocodile conservation program of the Mabuwaya Foundation HERE

Hortica Filipina

is a non-profit, non-sectarian, environmental, non-government organization which has the following objectives:

a. To promote the culture of gardening and plant care in the Philippines;
b. To promote the use of Philippine native tree and plant species in gardening, landscaping and horticulture in the country;
c. To provide gardening, landscaping and horticulture services to communities, households, institutions and other interested parties; and
d. To transfer gardening, landscaping, plant propagation, and horticultural competencies to interested sectors.

THE CICADA FOUNDATION
Is a Non-Governmental and Non-Profit Organization

The mission of the Cicada Foundation is to strengthen cultural identity,
rebuild productivity, and promote sustainability and diversity
of the indigenous minorities in the Philippines.

Katala Foundation, Inc.

a non-profit, non-stock, non-governmental organization, has been active in protecting and conserving wildlife, particularly the Philippine cockatoo and other threatened endemic wildlife in Palawan.

Haribon

is the Philippines pioneer environmental organization. Haribon practically gave birth to the Philippine environmental movement. Hatched in 1972, the organization, and the individuals it trained and nurtured were instrumental in the formation of other environmental organizations in the country.

The Center for Environmental Concerns–Philippines (CEC-Phils)

is a non-government organization founded through the initiatives of organizations representing fisherfolk, farmers, indigenous peoples, women, urban poor, and professional sectors

Look also HERE

Video

Higante't Tutubi

is an animated feature about the Philippine environment produced by the Center for Environmental Concerns - Philippines in cooperation with Kalikasan Partylist - The Green Party of the Philippines.

Remark this is a sub-album in the album "Protecting of Nature and Wildlife & RedLists" in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

Foundation for the Philippine Environment
The Philippine National Oil Company - Alternative Fuels Corporation - PNOC-AFC

is mandated to explore, develop and accelerate the utilization and commercialization of alternative fuels in the Philippines.

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GAIA

Our name reflects this dual purpose:
•The Global Anti-Incinerator Alliance: Mobilizing grassroots action against the spread of incinerators and other polluting, end-of-pipe waste technologies.
•The Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives: Building the movement for environmental justice, local green economies, and creative zero waste solutions.

GAIA Secretariat
Unit 330, Eagle Court Condominium, 26 Matalino Street, Barangay Central, Quezon City, Philippines 1100

EcoWaste Coalition

is a public interest network of community, church, school, environmental and health groups pursuing sustainable solutions to waste, climate change and chemical issues facing the Philippines and the world.

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Greenpeace - Philippines

Look also HERE

Philippine Nurses Environmental Organization Inc. (PNEO)

Look also HERE

The Crop Science Society of the Philippines Inc. (CSSP)
RARE FRUIT SOCIETY RARE FRUIT SOCIETY OF THE PHILIPPINES (RFSP)

is composed of professional, commercial, amateur, and hobby growers of exotic and native tropical fruits in the Philippines.

Asian NGO Coalition for Agrarian Reform and Rural Development (ANGOC)

73-K Dr. Lazcano Street, Brgy. Laging Handa

Quezon City 1103, Philippines

WWF Philippines
The Philippine Tarsier Foundation, Incorporated (PTFI)
The Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)

is a non-government institution situated in the Philippines. Its advocacies focus on the different issues concerning animal rights and welfare.

Look also HERE

Look PAWS Animal Rehabilitation Center (PARC) HERE

Sirius

Global Animal Organisation, Philippines

Animal Kingdom Foundation

AKF's mission is to support, protect and promote welfare and the rights of animals ; ... A non-stock, non-profit animal welfare organization

Animal Welfare Coalition

Registered Non-Profit, Non-Government Organization

The Firefly Brigade

is a Philippines citizen's action group formed in 1999 to work for clean air and a habitable, people-friendly environment in our cities.

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Organizations for Animals´ protection, Etc.

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ANIMAL WELFARE ACT - REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8485
  
AN ACT TO PROMOTE ANIMAL WELFARE IN THE PHILIPPINES, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE ANIMAL WELFARE ACT OF 1998".

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REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9147

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION OF WILDLIFE RESOURCES AND THEIR HABITATS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
World Wildlife Fund  WWF Philippines

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Mabuwaya Foundation!

Here you can find information about the activities of the Mabuwaya Foundation and about the Philippine crocodile conservation program

Look MUCH more about The Philippine crocodile conservation program of the Mabuwaya Foundation HERE

The Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)

is a non-government institution situated in the Philippines. Its advocacies focus on the different issues concerning animal rights and welfare.

Look also HERE

Look PAWS Animal Rehabilitation Center (PARC) HERE

Video

The Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)

Remark this is an album in the sub-album "Organizations working in the Philippines" in the main-album "Filipino culture & daily life and insurances - Etc."

Remark 6 videos in the album

Humane Society International (HSI) - Philippines

HSI began our work in the Philippines nearly 10 years ago, but our recent agreements with the Cebu City local government and Southwestern University veterinary college have led to success at a whole new level.

Humane Society International is one of the only international animal protection organizations in the world working to protect all animals - including animals in laboratories, farm animals, companion animals, and wildlife - and our record of achievement demonstrates our dedication and effectiveness.

Philippine Animal Lovers Society (PALS)

We are a community of Filipino Animal Lovers worldwide.

Sirius

Global Animal Organisation, Philippines

Animal Kingdom Foundation

AKF's mission is to support, protect and promote welfare and the rights of animals ; ... A non-stock, non-profit animal welfare organization

Animal Welfare Coalition

Registered Non-Profit, Non-Government Organization

Mining general & Small-scale mining - Etc.

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The DENR - Mines and Geosciences Bureau

is the government agency primarily responsible for the implementation of Mining Act of 1995. It has direct charge in the administration and disposition of mineral lands and mineral resources. It undertakes geological researches, as well as mineral exploration surveys.

The album on the Video- & Photostation  with

Philippine Special Maps 

About e.g. 

Philippine mines & protected areas

Industry and Mining - Investors

Remark this is an album in the sub-album "Special Maps" in the album "Maps of Philippines" in the main-album "Tourism - A paradise of 7107 islands, Tourism organizations, Maps etc."

Mining in Philippines
Mining in Philippines

Look about Gold Mining in Philippines HERE

Philippine Mining Advice about mining in the Philippines

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE PHILIPPINE MINING SECTOR

Philippines Mining News
ENVIRONMENT-PHILIPPINES
Mining Project Digs Up Locals’ Ire
By Redempto D Anda

Look the article HERE

PHILIPPINE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT, MINING AND GENUINE DEVELOPMENT

by/Allan Ingelson, William Holden, & Meriam Bravante

DREDGING UNDER THE RICE PADDIES IN THE PHILIPPINES

 "These gold prospectors were sending pay-dirt
to the surface from 30+ feet deep in liquid muck!"

By Dave McCracken

Look the article HERE

Small-scale gold mining:
Edited by Norman S. Jennings

 The Kias gold mine, Philippines

Look the article HERE

Small-scale Goldmining Traditional Small-scale Goldmining of Northern Philippines Mountain Tribes
Paracale's mountain of gold

by/George P. Moya Published Oct 25, 2014

In the village of Maning, in Paracale, Camarines Norte, a network of pits and tunnels snake their way under a mountain, where thousands of people go everyday to search for gold. The area has around 400 mining pits in operation, up from just 20 in June 2014, but since a 7-kg. high-grade gold was found there, the number was dramatically increased to 400. Here, miners risk their lives daily to look for the precious metal, their ticket out of poverty.

The toll: destruction of nature, and even death.

Mercury-free Gold Production Method Fires Up Miners to Abandon Mercury Use

Small-scale miners in Gaang, Barangay Talalang are determined to put an end to mercury use in mining activities after finding out that a mercury-free method is more practical and cost effective than those that require mercury.

Look the article as pdf HERE

MINING PERMIT APPLICATION SMALL-SCALE COAL MINING PERMIT APPLICATION
AO NO. 97 – 30 SMALL-SCALE MINE SAFETY RULES AND REGULATIONS

AO NO. 97 – 30

Atlas Mining has the big open coppermine Carmen in Toledo City - Cebu, Lutopan Open Pit.

Look also HERE and MINES VIEW PARK AT ACMDC BIGA PIT HERE

look photo HERE, HERE, HERE and

The Lutopan Open Pit in the Atlas Toledo Mine in Cebu with heavy equipment on site. Inset: Miners at work in the Sigpit-Biga drain tunnel.

 HERE

Lutopan, Toledo City, Cebu on Facebook

Many good photo, both new & old with persons, places and from the mine

Toledo Mining Corporation PLC (Nickel)

with ALL the projects on the island of Palawan

Mining in the Philippines

Philippines: Mining or Food?

Links to pdf copies of the report of the Working Group on Mining in the Philippines, Philippines: Mining or Food
‘MINING IN THE PHILIPPINES - CONCERNS AND CONFLICTS’
The matrix of the Philippine mining industry
Undangon ang Mina

This site is intended to bring the internet audience a comprehensive information and education about the Mining Situation in the Philippines. From the top most part of the archipelago to the bottom pit, what’s shown here are the different scenarios and devastation the Mining Industry has brought about to the Philippine biosphere over the last several decades

Investor’s Prospectus on Philippine Mining
Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company

Lepanto Consolidated Mining was incorporated in 1936 primarily engage in operating an enargite copper mine located in Makayan, Benguet. In 1947, the company went public and its shares were listed in the Philippine Stock Exchange under the symbol LC and LCB.

In 1997, the company shifted to gold bullion production through its Victoria and Teresa Project, which are also located at Makayan, Benguet. In 2000, Lepanto registered a copper flotation project in March 2000 but it was suspended until end of 2001 and eventually was cancelled in 2006.

Lepanto sells its gold and silver production to Heraues Ltd. in Hong Kong. Its copper production are sold through Trafigura Beheer B.V. Amsterdam in New Jersey, USA; and Shanghang County Jinshen Trading Co. in Fujian, China.

Look also HERE and HERE

Gold producer focused on organic growth in the Philippines
Philippine Mining Development Corporation (PMDC)
The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines

an association advancing the interest of mining, quarrying and mineral processing

The Philippine Mining & Exploration Association Inc (PMEA)

is a non-stock, non-profit entity organized and managed by its membership for the express purpose of providing effective and responsible representation of the mineral exploration and resources development sectors in the Philippines. PMEA is an Affiliate member of the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines and is represented on the Chamber's Board of Directors.

Philippine Society of Mining Engineers
Videos about mining in the Philippines

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Video

Amnesty International Philippines:

Videos from the Voices of Indigenous Peoples. A video project of AI Philippines for the (((Demand Dignity))) Campaign.

Video

MINING SITUATION IN THE PHILIPPINES

Remark this is an album "Mining, Concerns & Conflicts" in the sub-album "Mountains, Volcanoes, Lakes, Waterfalls, Rivers, Dams, Marsh, Mangrove, Mining - Etc." in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

with these videos & subalbums with videos

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MINING IN THE PHILIPPINES - CONCERNS AND CONFLICTS

Mining in the Philippines has an extremely poor reputation. It has left over 800 abandoned mines littered throughout the countryside, caused massive environmental damage and has been linked to serious human rights abuses.

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Philippine National Mining Situation

All Things Bright and Beautiful - What happened to our Beautiful Land?

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Toledo City - Cebu, Lutopan Open Pit.

Remark 3 videos in the album

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DEFEND Zambales

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Mining or Food.

The Working Group on Mining in the Philippines 2009 Report

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Human rights - Tribal rights in mining-areas

Human rights abuses at mining site (1 video)

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Mindanao Fights the Copper Miners (1 sub-album - 1 video)

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Balabag: A documentary film on illegal mining in Zamboanga del Sur

The illegal gold mining activities in the sleepy town of Bayog in the southern Philippine province of Zamboanga del Sur have been going on for the past 15 years. Small scale miners have illegally claimed hundreds of hectares of lands in Balabag in the mountain village of Depore and since then have caused tremendous environment pollution. The illegal miners used cyanide and nitric acid and other hazardous chemicals including mercury to process gold.

Look the full description of the video HERE

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Philippines: Panning Gold

impressions with a handycam

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Breaking the Chains of Imperialist Mining

Let us learn from the lessons of one of the worst mining disasters in history --- the Marcopper Mining Disaster in Marinduque Island.

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Video

Remark these are 2 sub-sub-albums in the sub-album "Child labor in mines" in the main-album "Child Labor"

The burden of gold - Child labour in small-scale mines and quarries

CUMAOS, Philippines - For as long as Aiza can remember, her day began earlier than most as she, her sister, and their mother worked to eke out a meagre living at the gold mines in Cumaos. Aiza learned the practice from her mother, and now her six year old sister is learning from her. When her mother fell ill last year, Aiza had to quit school and work full time to support the family and pay for her mother's medical bills. She is just one of almost 18,000 children who work in the small-scale mining and quarrying sector in the Philippines.

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150 KIDS "CHILD LABOR" IN MINES IN COMPOSTELA VALLEY IN PHILIPPINES

150 kids in dangerous mining work in Compostela Valley

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Look also HERE

Video

Romblon marble production from mining to the finish products

ROMBLON is the place where marble products are originaly made. It is the primary livelihood of the people there. there's a lot of marble products ROMBLON can offer. Romblon Marble is noted to be the strongest marble in the world, with many marble quarries located on the Island of Romblon. Romblon Marble Industry produces high quality Tiles, Tables, Slabs, with an unbelievable amount of hand carved marble products.

National parks

Look also about national parks in other sections on this page and about Marine National Parks in the Philippines HERE

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Luzon You will find here information on all National Parks in Luzon
Visayas You will find here information on all National Parks in Visayas
Mindanao You will find here information on all National Parks in Mindanao

National parks of the Philippines

look also HERE

many links i the above links to sites about the single National Park

You will find here information on all National Parks in Luzon, Visayas & Mindanao

Many National Parks in The Philippines are featured on the World Heritage List, either presently included or nominated for future listing. Here we detail all National Parks so recognised plus others of tourist significance.

Mt. Pulag National Park Mt. Pulag National Park

Nature & Landscapes

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Environment of the Philippines

The Philippines is prone to natural disasters, particularly typhoons, floods, landslides, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, and tsunamis, laying as it does astride the typhoon belt, in the active volcanic region known as the “Pacific Ring of Fire,” and in the geologically unstable region between the Pacific and Eurasian tectonic plates.

The DENR - Mines and Geosciences Bureau

Philippine GEOHAZARD maps for download

(remark the small squares on the front-map are index for each area, click a square for download that area-map)

Look also "GEOHAZARD MAPPING AND ASSESSMENT PROGRAM" HERE & HERE

Mapping Philippine Vulnerability to Environmental Disasters

Many good maps showing: Vulnerability to different Environmental Disasters in different provinces

look also the below link with many of the risk-map

This album on the Video- & Photostation  is a sub-sub-album with all

Maps about Vulnerability to Nature & Environmental Disasters

in Philippines

Remark this is an album in the sub-album "Special Maps" in the album "Maps of Philippines" in the main-album "Tourism - A paradise of 7107 islands, Tourism organizations, Maps etc."

Video

Legacy - Philippine World Heritage Sites - Published on May 2, 2014

Butch Nolasco wrote: In celebration of National Heritage Month (May 2014), I'm uploading this award-winning video documentary which I originally produced and directed in 2003.

Written and presented by leading heritage conservation advocate Architect Augusto "Toti" Villalon, "LEGACY" offers a unique look at eight magnificent Philippine locations which have been declared by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites: the Tubbataha Reef National Marine Park; the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park; the Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras; the historic City of Vigan; and the four baroque Churches of San Agustin (Paoay), the Nuestra Señora de la Asuncion Church (Santa Maria); Miag-ao Church (Iloilo); and San Agustin Church (Intramuros).

This copy of the documentary has been uploaded from the original master tape, offering viewers the clearest images of "LEGACY" currently available on the internet.

LEGACY: Philippine World Heritage Sites" (Part 2 of 2)

The second part of the landmark video documentary produced and directed by multi-awarded filmmaker Butch Nolasco; written and presented by leading heritage conservation advocate Architect Augusto "Toti" Villalon.

Local government leaders and other heritage conservationists outline the challenges of maintaining and preserving the country's World Heritage Sites, not only for future generations of Filipinos, but also, for the whole of humanity.

Remark this is an album in the album "NCCA - Legacy - Philippine World Heritage Sites" in the sub-album "Malacañang Palace, Museums, Heritage Sites - Etc." in the main-album "Filipinos & the Philippines, Provinces, Cities, Etc. during old times and then"

Remark 2 videos in the sub-album

Video

UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES OF THE PHILIPPINES

THE LATEST PHILIPPINE WORLD HERITAGE SITES COMPOSED OF THE CENTURIES OLD CHURCHES, VIGAN TOWN, BANAUE RICE TERRACES, PUERTO PRINCESA UNDERGROUND RIVER, & TUBBATAHA NATURAL MARINE PARK.. OTHER PENDING PROPOSALS ARE THE IVATAN VILLAGE OF BATANES & TAAL HERITAGE TOWN

Remark this is an album in the album "NCCA - Legacy - Philippine World Heritage Sites" in the sub-album "Malacañang Palace, Museums, Heritage Sites - Etc." in the main-album "Filipinos & the Philippines, Provinces, Cities, Etc. during old times and then"

Video

Aboutphilippines.ph says: One of the best videos we have seen

The Philippines : Islands Of Mystery

The Philippines : Islands Of Mystery is dedicated to all casualties and victims of typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) that hit the central Philippines on 8th Nov 2013.

Published on Nov 16, 2013

Remark: the real start about the Philippines is 1.43 minutes after the videos starts

Remark this is a sub-album in the main-album "Impressions of the Philippines"

The Northern Sierra Madre Natural Park (NSMNP)

is the largest and most diverse protected area in the country, covering a total of 359,486 hectares of terrestrial and coastal areas in Isabela Province. It is one of ten priority sites of the National Integrated Protected Area System (NIPAS).

Look also HERE, HERE and HERE

Mabuwaya Foundation!

Here you can find information about the activities of the Mabuwaya Foundation

 about the Northern Sierra Madre Natural Park

about the Philippine crocodile conservation program

Look MUCH more about The Philippine crocodile conservation program of the Mabuwaya Foundation HERE

Video

Northern Sierra Madre Natural Park

This is a tribute to the beautiful area of the Northern Sierra Madre in Isabela Province

Look also the above links about Northern Sierra Madre Natural Park

Remark this is an album in the sub-album "Great places to visit" in the main-album "Tourism - A paradise of 7107 islands, Tourism organizations, Maps etc."

Hundred Islands National Park

Hundred Islands National Park

look also HERE

Video

Hundred Islands National Park and Bolinao, Pangasinan

Hundred Islands - Governor's Island, Century Island, Quezon Island, Lopez Island, New Scout Island, Marcos Island & Imelda Cave, Clave Island, Old Scout Island, Martha Island, Ramos Island, Cuenco Island, Children's Island, Romulo Island, Devil's Island. Bolinao Lighthouse, Patar Beach, Bolinao Church, Bolinao Falls 1, Bolinao Falls 2.

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Hundred Islands National Park Alaminos Pangasinan

Remark this is an album in the sub-album "Great places to visit" in the main-album "Tourism - A paradise of 7107 islands, Tourism organizations, Maps etc."

Remark 2 videos in the album

Discover Palawan - Environment & Nature

Known the world over as the Philippines' last ecological frontier, the province of Palawan harbors vast tracts of tropical rainforests and a huge expanse of marine wilderness.

Biodiversity in a Batak village of Palawan
“KABATAKAN”

The Ancestral Territory of the Tanabag Batak on Palawan Island

Gallery of Photographs from Mindanao e.g. Landscapes, Nature and Its Destruction

Ifugao Province

Bird’s-eye views of an enduring rice culture

The Sagada Rice Terraces
Save the Ifugao Terraces Movement, Philippines Micro-hydro power for villages in the historic rice terraces of the Philippines
Ifugao-Ambangal Mini-hydro Project

Clean, Renewable Hydropower Protects “Stairways to Heaven”

UNDERUTILIZED PLANT RESOURCES IN TINOC, IFUGAO, CORDILLERA ADMINISTRATIVE REGION, LUZON ISLAND, PHILIPPINES

by/Teodora D. Balangcod & Ashlyn Kim D. Balangcod

Many good informations and illustrations

PHILIPPINE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT, MINING AND GENUINE DEVELOPMENT

by/Allan Ingelson, William Holden, & Meriam Bravante

Lakes

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Lakes of the Philippines

Look photos HERE

Video

Threatened lakes of 2014

Squatters, fish cages threaten Laguna crater lake. Published on Feb 5 2014

Remark this is an album in the album "Lakes" in the sub-album "Mountains, Volcanoes, Lakes, Waterfalls, Rivers, Dams, Marsh, Mangrove, Mining - Etc." in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

 

La Mesa Watershed

ABS - CBN Foundation | Bantay Kalikasan | Save La Mesa Watershed

Lake Apo

Bukidnon, My Home (Lake Apo Experience)

Look the article as pdf HERE

Look also HERE

Lake Sebu - Exploring the Fog Lake

Situated at approximately 1000m (3000feet) above sea level, the municipality of Lake Sebu is considered as the “Summer Capital of Southern Mindanao.”

look also: South Cotabato - Enthralling Lake Sebu

look also: Lake Sebu - Seloton, the sunrise lake

look also: Lake Sebu - Falls Two of 7 waterfalls

The Cleanest Lake in Asia, Kayangan Lake in Coron, Palawan
Barracuda Lake in Coron, Palawan

aside from Kayangan Lake that is worthy a visit. With just a few minutes boat ride from Kayangan.

Video

The Twin Lagoons - Kayangan Lake & Barracuda Lake in Coron, Palawan

Remark this is an album in the album "Lakes" in the sub-album "Mountains, Volcanoes, Lakes, Waterfalls, Rivers, Dams, Marsh, Mangrove, Mining - Etc." in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

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Malubog Lake: Toledo’s Best Kept Secret

Look the article as pdf HERE

Look also HERE

Video

Malubog Lake in Malubog - Malubog Dam & Spillway - Toledo City - Remark 2 videos in the album

Documentary of Malubog Lake in Malubog, Toledo City - A beautiful lake 70 kilometers away from Cebu City and 12 kilometers away from Toledo City

Remark this is an album in the album "Lakes" in the sub-album "Mountains, Volcanoes, Lakes, Waterfalls, Rivers, Dams, Marsh, Mangrove, Mining - Etc." in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

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Lake Mainit

is the fourth largest lake in the Philippines, having a surface area of 173.40 square kilometers.

Lake Mainit (which means ‘hot’) is located in northeastern part of Mindanao and within the boundaries of the provinces of Surigao del Norte and Agusan del Norte.

Video

Lake Mainit

Short Documentary Film

Remark this is an album in the album "Lakes" in the sub-album "Mountains, Volcanoes, Lakes, Waterfalls, Rivers, Dams, Marsh, Mangrove, Mining - Etc." in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

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Rivers and Marsh

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Rivers of the Philippines

Look photos HERE

The 'Our Rivers, Our Life'

campaign is a regional biodiversity campaign in South East Asian countries. The seven country members work to protect the health and biodiversity

e.g. Agusan and Rio Grande De Mindanao (Pulagi) in the Philippines

Video

"Our Rivers Our Life"

The short film produced by the Regional Working Group on Bio-diversity (Philippines) which has been advocating the protection and conservation of rivers to maintain the region's rich biodiversity, local community ways of lives, and provide safe, clean & accessible river water for children to enjoy their rights under its campaign called "Our Rivers Our Life".

Remark this is an album in the album "Rivers in the Philippines" in the sub-album "Mountains, Volcanoes, Lakes, Waterfalls, Rivers, Dams, Marsh, Mangrove, Mining - Etc." in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

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Agno River

a river in the Philippine island of Luzon, in the province of Pangasinan.

Look also HERE and HERE

Bicol River

the eight largest river in the Philippines. The river drains the southwestern part of the island of Luzon and passes through Camarines Sur, Albay, and Camarines Norte provinces in the Bicol Region.

Video

Bojo River

Aloguinsan, Cebu

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Remark 7 videos in the album

Look more about Bojo river and Aloguinsan HERE

Chico River

(formerly known as Rio Chico de Cagayan - Little River of Cagayan) is a river system in Kalinga

Look more about activities on the river HERE and read about

Surpassing the challenge of the Chico River through the barangay food terminal - BFT /by Shirley S. Dayao pdf HERE

and look more about Chico River diversion dam HERE

Video

Chico River

The great nature and white water rafting on the river

Look also the above links

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Cagayan River (Bannag)

Rio Grande de Cagayan, Ilog ng Kagayan

Cotabato River (Drainage map)

also known as

Mindanao River, Rio Grande de Mindanao, Pulangi River

Look also HERE

Cotabato River  (Delta) 1914 (1939)

also known as

Mindanao River, Rio Grande de Mindanao, Pulangi River

La Mesa Watershed

ABS - CBN Foundation | Bantay Kalikasan | Save La Mesa Watershed

Waterway settlers brace for demolition, Metro Manila

Many informations and maps

Look the article incl. maps as pdf HERE

Pasig river
Pasig - Marikina river
Video

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Pasig River Ferry - Escolta to Guadalupe

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Pasig river - Bringing Life into a Dead River

Declared officially dead over a decade ago Manila's Pasig River is an example of one of the great dilemmas facing Asia's cities. How to accommodate growing populations and keep the waterways clean.

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Alternative Tourist Pasig River Ferry Service

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Kris tries MMDA ferry

Kris Aquino rode the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority's (MMDA) Pasig River ferry system with Erich Gonzales, Carmina Villaroel and MMDA chairman Francis Tolentino. Published on May 7, 2014

Pulangi River

also known as

Mindanao River, Rio Grande de Mindanao, Cotabato River

Liguasan Marsh

is a marsh in the basin of the Mindanao River in south-central Mindanao, North Cotabato and South Cotabato Provinces.

Look also HERE, HERE and HERE

Look also "Women’s group making money from water hyacinths in the Liguasan Marsh" Look this article as pdf HERE

Video

Liguasan Marsh and the Kutawato Plains

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No music captures the essence of the Kutawato Plains and the Liguasan Marsh better than the melancholic sound of the Palendag.

Remark this last is a sub-sub-album "Melancholic sound of the Palendag" in the sub-album "Bamboo Flute" in the main-album "Musical Instruments & Music"

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Agusan Marsh of Agusan Del Sur

Agusan Marsh is one of the most ecologically significant wetlands in the Philippines. Found in the heart of Mindanao's Agusan Basin, this vast expanse of marsh covers an area roughly the size of Metro Manila. It contains nearly 15% of the nation's fresh water resources in the form of swamp forests.

Look also HERE

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Agusan Marsh

A place where nature has a harmonious relationship with humans. It is where nature and humans exist as one.

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Remark 2 videos in the album

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Hinatuan’s Enchanted River, Surigao del Sur

Look also HERE, HERE and HERE

Video

Hinatuan’s Enchanted River, Surigao del Sur

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Remark 3 videos and 1 sub-album with 3 videos about Hinatuan Enchanted River Underwater Cave Expedition

Tinago River, Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur

Just a few minutes away from the Enchanted River (LOOK the above links) is another breathtaking river called Tinago. While the water is not blue as in the Enchanted River, Tinago has its own charm. Passing from the sea to the wide mouth of the river gives you a wonderful view of nature. Small islands appear from time to time as well as houses on stilts and fishermen slowly waiting for their catch from the boat. Once inside the river, you will pass find yourself in a maze of mangroves. If you're lucky, you might just find animals roaming around the area.

The river has a wide mouth opening as it passes to the sea. Since the place is hidden, expect it also that a boat ride will be serene and relaxing.

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Puerto Princesa Subterranean River
Video

 

Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park

This park features a spectacular limestone karst landscape with an underground river. One of the river's distinguishing features is that it emerges directly into the sea, and its lower portion is subject to tidal influences. The area also represents a significant habitat for biodiversity conservation. The site contains a full 'mountain-to-sea' ecosystem and has some of the most important forests in Asia. From the video, Legacy: Philippine World Heritage Sites (with Augusto Villalon, Directed by Butch Nolasco)

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A tour of the UNESCO World Heritage site, an 8.2 km river under a mountain, Palawan province.

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The Loboc River Cruise is a popular tourist attraction in Bohol, along the Loboc River which leads directly to Busay Falls. Cruises take place day or night and last around an hour

Look also HERE, HERE, HERE and HERE

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Floating Restaurant - Loboc River Cruise

(June 9, 2008) - A typical day on the riverbank of this centuries-old Loboc town - floating restaurant boats going to and fro what locals call "busay" (miniature waterfalls) to get a glimpse of the river "source" over an array of appetizing Filipino cuisine, an array of popular tunes to entertain guests, plus a peek at the picturesque surrounding of the riverbend

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Loboc River Cruise for Lunch

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Cadac-an River - "the Golden River" - Samar

Look the article as pdf HERE

Look also HERE

Video

Cadac-an River - "the Golden River" Cruise and Sohoton Caves of Basey - Samar

Cadac-an River is the biggest river in the area, with the mouth currently measuring about 500 meters.

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REHABILITATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE

Calbiga River Care

By/MAYOR MELCHOR F. NACARIO - Calbiga, Samar

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Calbiga River, Samar

The Calbiga River Care

The first project of Calbiga Watch Inc.

Published on May 1, 2012

by Nonoy Froilan

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Mangrove

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Pagbilao Mangrove Forest - Quezon province

The Pagbilao Mangrove forest is the 2nd most diverse mangrove forest in the world. It faces many local threats, and the government is trying to preserve its natural status.

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Roots of the Sea Mangroves in Palawan

Palawan one of the greenest places in the Philippines....Without mangroves the sea is dieing, Mangroves are the roots of the Sea and thanks god that the government and people of Palawan are keeping the mangroves alive....this little journey into the river of Sabang would only cost 100 Pesos, 80 is for the guide and 20 pesos are for the save of the rainforest ...how wonderful this is...

Remark this is an album in the album "Mangrove" in the sub-album "Mountains, Volcanoes, Lakes, Waterfalls, Rivers, Dams, Marsh, Mangrove, Mining - Etc." in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

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Exploring coastal mangroves in Mindoro island

in a small boat (banca) ride in a pristine cove in Mindoro island, a rich ecosystem with mangroves growing out of shallow water populated by colorful fish and crustaceans.

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Waterfalls

Remark most of the videos in this section are sub-sub-albums in the sub-album "Waterfalls"

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6 Famous Waterfalls in the Philippines

A very good video

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Cebu Kawasan Waterfalls

BEAUTIFUL KAWASAN FALLS, CEBU

A 'MUST DO' Eco-Tourism experience....Kawasan Falls, premier tourist attraction... A pleasant 2 hour drive from the city takes you to another world. Nature at it's best! Enjoy a leisurely, picturesque hike along the river bank to the main waterfall and picnic area. You can swim in the massive pool and float on rafts that actually take you behind the waterfall.

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Remark 2 videos in the album

Sagada Waterfalls

There are two prominent waterfalls in Sagada; the smaller but older BOKONG situated in the outskirts of the central barangay of Patay, and the more majestic but younger BOMOD-OK, located in the northern barangay of Bangaan

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Big Falls aka BOMOD-OK Falls in Sagada

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Tappiya Falls

Batad, Ifugao: Pushing Forward To Tappiya Falls

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Lake Sebu: Dongon waterfalls of the seven waterfalls

Links to more waterfalls

Lake Sebu: Falls Two of 7 waterfalls

Links to more waterfalls

Maria Cristina Falls

is a waterfall of the Agus River on the island of Mindanao. It is sometimes called the "twin falls" as the flow is separated by a rock at the brink of the waterfall

Look the video HERE

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Look also the legends HERE & HERE

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Mt. Banahaw:

Pilgrim Site Every Holy Week

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Sta. Lucia Falls - The Healing Waters of Mt. Banahaw

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Devotees visits Mount Banahaw

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Mt. Banahaw's Suprema De La Ciudad Mystica De Dios

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Mt. Banahaw is a famous traditional pilgrimage site for the locals and native tourists especially during the Holy Week, when psychic energy is said to be dominating the area. It is also the said place where faith and spiritual healers get their mystic powers during the divine intervention on Holy Week.

Mount Banahaw is one of the active volcanos in the Philippines. The mountain and its environs are considered sacred by the local residents because of its "holy water", which allegedly have beneficial qualities, issuing forth from local springs and its "puwestos, or the "holy sites". Their location having been revealed to a man in the Spanish Era by the "Santo Boses" or the "Holy Voice".

Look more about Mt. Banahaw HERE

Look also HERE (look this article as pdf HERE), HERE and HERE (Look these last 3 articles in 1 pdf "The Altar of Mt. Banahaw and more about the Mystic Mountain" HERE)

and

The Inner Secrets Of Banahaw by Tingting Cojuangco HERE

and

"AND WOMAN WILL PREVAIL OVER MAN": SYMBOLIC SEXUAL INVERSION AND COUNTER-HEGEMONIC DISCOURSE IN MT. BANAHAW, The Case of the Ciudad Mistica de Dios by/Floro C. Quibuyen HERE

Dams

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National Irrigation Administration (NIA)

is a government-owned and controlled corporation primarily responsible for irrigation development and management.

Dams in the Philippines
Central Cebu Protected Landscape, (CCPL)
The CCPL covers what used to be known as the Central Cebu National Park, Buhisan Dam, Mananga Watershed Forest Reserve, Kotkot-Lusuran Watershed Forest Reserve, and the Sudlon National Park.
Malubog Dam - Toledo City

Dam that Water! (The Malubog Adventure)

Look also about the Malubog Lake HERE

Video

Malubog Dam - Toledo City

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Remark 3 videos in the album

Look also about the Malubog Dam and Lake on the above links

Buhisan Dam

Cebuanos finally got their first glimpse of piped water when the Buhisan Dam, the only one outside Manila, was first tested at the reservoir in Tisa, Labangon, on December 27, 1911. While the availability of potable water was still about two months away, it was poignant that the trial, which drenched many a Cebuano, came on Holy Innocents Day. For hundreds of children and infants had succumbed to another round of the cholera epidemic the previous year.

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Buhisan Dam and Fuente Osmeña Centennial

Know more about Buhisan Dam and Fuente Osmeña, two important infrastructures in the history of Cebu that were built exactly 100 years ago, through this episode of KABILIN with Prof. Jojo Bersales, "BUHISAN DAM AND FUENTE OSMEÑA"!

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Remark 7 videos in the album

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Magat Dam in Ramon, Isabela used to be the largest dam in the Philippines back when it was built in 1983.

Look also HERE and HERE

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Magat Dam - Jan 02 2011

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Ambuklao Dam

The biggest rock-filled dam in Asia, the Ambuklao Hydroelectric Dam is considered one of the biggest engineering projects in the Cordillera region.

Look also HERE

Video

Ambuklao Dam

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Chico River diversion dam in Tabuk, Kalinga

Kalinga folk cross the Chico Dam just a few meters away from the spillway while balancing goods on their heads.

Look more HERE and HERE and read about

Surpassing the challenge of the Chico River through the barangay food terminal - BFT /by Shirley S. Daya pdf HERE

and look more about Chico river HERE

Video

Chico River diversion dam in Tabuk, Kalinga

Kalinga folk cross the Chico Dam just a few meters away from the spillway while balancing goods on their heads.

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The Bayongan Dam

is a reservoir-type dam located at the heart of the municipality of San Miguel in Bohol, Philippines. The dam was built to augment the existing water supply for the farmlands of the municipalities of San Miguel, Ubay and Trinidad which has more or less 3,605 farmers tilling over 5,300 hectares of land.

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The Bayongan Dam

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Binga Dam

The Binga Hydroelectric Plant is located at Barrio Binga in Itogon, Benguet Province. It is about 31 kilometers (19.3 miles) east of Baguio City and 19 kilometers (11.8 miles) downstream of the Ambuklao Hydroelectric Plant. From Baguio, the hydroelectric plant can be accessed through Itogon or by taking the same route that leads to Ambuklao Dam in Bokod. The route through Itogon is much shorter and has a better maintained roadway.

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The Binga Dam

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Caliraya Dam

is an embankment dam located in the town of Lumban province of Laguna, in the Sierra Madre Mountain Range of the Philippines. The reservoir created by the dam, Lake Caliraya, initially supplied one of the oldest hydroelectric plants in the Philippines, and later became a popular recreational area for numerous water sports and fishing. The dam construction was started in 1939 and a small hydroelectric plant was operated in 1942.

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Pantabangan Dam

is an earth-fill embankment dam on the Pampanga River located near Pantabangan in Nueva Ecija province of the Philippines. The multi-purpose dam provides water for irrigation and hydroelectric power generation while its reservoir affords flood control. The reservoir is considered one of the largest in Southeast Asia and also one of the cleanest in the Philippines. Construction on the dam began in 1971 and it was complete in 1977.

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Wawa Dam

was created during the American era to serve the water needs of Metro Manila. Wawa River located in Rodriguez, Rizal is the name of the headwaters of Marikina River, a few kilometers north of Manila.

Look also HERE

Video

Wawa Dam

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Pandora: The Wawa Dam lady

 and the Wawa Dam has claimed the lives of over 40 people starting 2007 according to a local. An engkanto named, Pandora was the reason behind the deaths. Every holy week, almost 15 to 16 people died in the dam

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Why does Pandora lure young men into the depths of the Wawa River?

The elders near Wawa River warn young men of Pandora, a nymph said to be luring young men into the river and drowning them. Is there a reason behind Pandora's affairs? (Date aired: October 24, 2014) Published on Oct 29, 2014

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Mountains & Caves

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Mountains of the Philippines
Top 10 Highest Mountains in The Philippines
Mount Hamiguitan

named UNESCO World Heritage site. It is the 6th Philippine site to join the list and the first Philippine mountain range

Mount Hamiguitan is a mountain located in the province of Davao Oriental, Philippines. It has a height of 1,620 metres (5,315 ft). The mountain and its vicinity has one of the most diverse wildlife populations in the country. Among the wildlife found in the area are Philippine eagles and several species of Nepenthes.

Look about "MT. HAMIGUITAN RANGE WILDLIFE SANCTUARY (MHRWS)" HERE

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Look also this Video Published on Jun 24, 2014

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Tourists visit 'Santa Claus mountain'

Find out why this mountain in Kapangan, Benguet is called "Santa Claus Mountain."

Published on Dec 15, 2014

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Mt. Kitanglad
Range NATURAL PARK BUKIDNON
THE SIERRA MADRE MOUNTAIN RANGE: GLOBAL RELEVANCE, LOCAL REALITIES

Edited by/ Jan van der Ploeg, Eileen C. Bernardo and Andres B. Masipiquena

Caves of the Philippines
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9072

AN ACT TO MANAGE AND PROTECT CAVES AND CAVE RESOURCES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

This Act shall be known as the "National Caves and Cave Resources Management and Protection Act.

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Look also "RA 9072 IRR - Implementing Rules and Regulations" HERE

The Tabon cave complex is currently being maintained and managed by the National Museum.

The Tabon cave complex is located on Lipuun Point, Quezon, Palawan

Sagada's cave system
Sumaguing Cave - Sagada

A visit to Sagada will never be complete without venturing to one of the best this place might offer – the Sumaguing Cave. Aptly called as the Big Cave, it is perhaps the most popular and frequently visited place.

Video

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Pangasinan "Cave Systems"

Bani Pangasinan - Nalsoc Cave System

Nalsoc cave video presentation. The video shows the pictures taken by Balincaguin Conservancy Team at Nalsoc Cave located at Brgy. Colayo Bani Pangasinan. Cave Formations and bats, insects, reservoir inside the cave, pools and sinkholes outside the cave are also presented.

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Mabini Pangasinan and Cacupangan Cave

The top secret beauty of Municipality of Mabini Pangasinan - "Home of the Cacupangan Cave System". Legendary Sto. Niño Church, Town proper of Mabini, Extreme and beautiful caves like Cacupangan cave and Waterfalls are presented.

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Sumaguing Cave - Sagada

Sumaguing cave has the most beautiful, amazing formation of stalactites and stalagmites, it takes a day or more to explore, explore a lot of underground river outlet.

Remark 3 videos in the sub-album

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Samar Cave system:

Sohoton Caves and Cadac-an River - "The Golden River" cruise of Basey - Samar

Cadac-an River is the biggest river in the area, with the mouth currently measuring about 500 meters.

Remark 2 videos and 1 sub-album with 3 videos in this sub-sub-album

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Jiabong Caves, Caving in Samar Island

by/www.trexplore.blogspot.dk

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Bohol Caves Exploring Bohol Caves

Bohol Island is made up of extensive karst (limestone) formations, such as sinkholes, ravines, the curious Chocolate Hills, and a large number of caves, many of them unexplored.

Kutawato Caves also called Kutang Bato Caves

located at Barangay Poblacion I, Cotabato City

The caves have four entrances right in the heart of the city, the Provincial Capitol Cave, Bagua Cave, Caverna Español and the Kuweba ni Satur

Look link to ref. with different photos in the document

Spectacular Caves in the Philippines

Many good descriptions and photos

The Top Six Most Popular Caves in the Philippines

Volcanoes

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PHIVOLCS - Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology
Suriang Pilipino ng Bulkanolohiya at Sesmolohiya

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PHIVOLCS, Rappler partner for increased disaster awareness

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology and Rappler partner for increased disaster awareness. Published on Jul 11, 2014

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Volcanoes in the Philippines (by Christian Homo Banta)

The Philippines is an archipelago of more than 7100 islands. Most of these islands are of volcanic origin. There are 37 volcanoes in the Philippines, of which 18 are still active volcanoes.

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Philippine Volcanoes

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Philippine Volcanoes (Major)
Philippine Volcanoes
Risk to Volcanic Eruptions
Volcanoes in the Philippines

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Mount Pinatubo 1991 & 2013

is an active stratovolcano located on the island of Luzon, near the tripoint of the Philippine provinces of Zambales, Tarlac, and Pampanga. It is located in the Cabusilan Mountains separating the west coast of Luzon from the central plains. Before the volcanic activities of 1991, its eruptive history was unknown to most people. It was heavily eroded, inconspicuous and obscured from view. It was covered with dense forest which supported a population of several thousand indigenous people, the Aetas, who fled to the mountains during the Spanish conquest of the Philippines.
The volcano's Plinian / Ultra-Plinian eruption on June 15, 1991 produced the second largest terrestrial eruption of the 20th century after the 1912 eruption of Novarupta in the Alaska Peninsula. Complicating the eruption was the arrival of Typhoon Yunya bringing a lethal mix of ash and rain. Successful predictions at the onset of the climactic eruption led to the evacuation of tens of thousands of people from the surrounding areas, saving many lives, but the surrounding areas were severely damaged by pyroclastic flows, ash deposits, and subsequently, by the lahars caused by rainwaters re-mobilizing earlier volcanic deposits destroying thousands of infrastructures and altering the river systems months to years after the eruption.
The effects of the eruption were felt worldwide. It ejected roughly 10,000,000,000 tonnes (1.1×1010 short tons) or 10 km3 (2.4 cu mi) of magma, and 20,000,000 t (22,000,000 short tons) SO2, bringing vast quantities of minerals and metals to the surface environment. It injected large amounts of aerosol into the stratosphere -- more than any eruption since that of Krakatoa in 1883. Over the following months, the aerosols formed a global layer of sulfuric acid haze. Global temperatures dropped by about 0.5 °C (0.9 °F), and ozone depletion temporarily increased substantially.

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Look also the video "Aetas - Zambales - Rising from the Ashes" HERE

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Mount Bulusan, or Bulusan Volcano

the southernmost stratovolcano on Luzon Island

2010-11-19 Important: The Department of Tourism (DOT) has issued a travel advisory on tourists against getting close to the restive Bulusan Volcano in Sorsogon or venturing at its danger zone declared by authorities within its four-kilometer radius.

Taal Volcano

a complex volcano on the island of Luzon in the Philippines. It consists of an island in Lake Taal, which is situated within a caldera formed by an earlier, very powerful eruption.

read about Lake Taal HERE and HERE

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Taal Volcano

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Kanlaon Volcano and Mount Kanla-on (also spelled Canlaon),
MT. KANLAON (WASAY - GUINTUBDAN TRAIL 2,435+)

The country's largest active volcano and Visayas' highest mountain is Mt. Kanlaon in Negros Island. As the highest mountain in the Visayas, it is majestic.

Canlaon Volcano Volcanic risks for Canlaon Volcano
Scaling Mayon, the Living Mountain

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Asin; Pagbabalik : Masdan Mo Ang Kapaligiran

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Mayon Volcano, also known as Mount Mayon, is an active stratovolcano in the province of Albay, in the Bicol Region, on the island of Luzon, in the Philippines. The current cone was formed through pyroclastic and lava flows from past eruptions. Mayon is the most active of the active volcanos in the Philippines, having erupted over 49 times in the past 400 years. Like other volcanoes located around the rim of the Pacific Ocean, Mayon is part of the Pacific Ring of Fire.

Renowned as the "perfect cone" because of its almost symmetrically conical shape, Mayon forms the northern boundary of Legazpi City. Local folklore refers to the volcano as Bulkang Magayon (Filipino: 'Magayon Volcano'), after the legendary heroine Daragang Magayon (Bikol: 'Lady Beautiful')
The church tower is what remains of the Cagsaua Church, which was buried by the 1814 eruption of Mayon Volcano

Mayon Volcano Natural Park

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PHIVOLCS - Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology
Suriang Pilipino ng Bulkanolohiya at Sesmolohiya

MAYON VOLCANO ALERT SIGNALS

Look also: "Mayon Volcano put on alert level 3 - Published Sep 16, 2014" HERE and "Evacuations underway as Mayon spews lava - Published Sep 17, 2014" HERE and Mayon 'relaxing before full-blown eruption' by Rhaydz B. Barcia Published Sep 22, 2014 HERE

Mayon Presentation Situation 21 Dec 2009
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Mount Banahaw

(alternative spelling: Banahao or Banájao) The three-peaked volcano complex is one of the active volcanos in the Philippines. Part of a volcanic group, it is located along the boundary of Laguna and Quezon provinces, on the island of Luzon. The mountain is considered by many as a "Holy mountain" and is popular among pilgrims along with mountain climbers. Banahaw is a national park and a protected area in the Philippines since 1941, and is now called Mts. Banahaw-San Cristobal Protected Landscape

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Look also about Sta. Lucia Falls - The Healing Waters of Mt. Banahaw HERE

Read also about the "Holy mountain" HERE

Mount Banahaw Mount Banahaw

The Power Mountain - From Ritualism to Spirituality

by/Vitaliano R. Gorospe, S.J.

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Mount Banahaw

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Mount Banahaw is one of the active volcanos in the Philippines. Part of a volcanic group, it is located along the boundary of Laguna and Quezon provinces, on the island of Luzon. The mountain and its environs are considered sacred by the local residents because of its "holy water", which allegedly have beneficial qualities, issuing forth from local springs and its "puwestos, or the "holy sites". These are composed of unique, natural features such as rocks, caves and springs with shrines erected in, on or around them, their location having been revealed to a man in the Spanish Era by the "Santo Boses" or the "Holy Voice".

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Reefs

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Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park is home to some of the most beautiful coral reefs in the world

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Philippine's Coral Reefs Under Threat
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Tubbataha Marine National Park, Philippines

Tubbataha is open for diving from April to June only. Corals and many fishes are well kept.

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Saving the Coral Triangle

What we're doing in Philippines

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A Survey of Coral Disease Prevalence in Marine Protected Areas and Fished Reefs of the Central Visayas
Reef Check Cebu Reef Check Cebu

by Mike and Nora Ross

Tropical Island Adventures (PADI Dive Center S-6445)

Coastal Dynamics Foundation

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Protecting Nature for the Preservation of Culture

Date Aired: February 26, 2012 LIVE - Hosted by: Dr. Jean Loreche-Diao - Produced by: Ayn Daang - a production of Hope Channel South Philippines

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Diocesan Environmental and Ecological Program (DEEP)

The diocese runs a Diocesan Environment Ecology program under Father Efren Basco, cleaning Marilao River and next, the Meycauyan River, listed as one of the dirtiest rivers in the whole world, and stop landfills in Bulacan and practice Zero Waste Management in lieu with RA 9003 and as our duty to God to protect and preserve the environment. Plus the Biak na Bato project, to stop quarrying. Uploaded on Aug 29, 2011

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Reefs to Rainforests: The Great Expedition

“Think about this – 90% of all life on earth has yet to be discovered. And many species may become extinct before we even know they exist.” The Philippines is one of the world’s richest ecosystems. Follow a group of scientists as they discover more than 500 new species in this beautiful island nation. The mission: to find and to document life of all sizes and shapes on Luzon, the largest of the Philippines 7000 islands.

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Banaue Rice Terraces

Declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995 and dubbed as the "Eight Wonder of the World," the 2,000-year-old terraces manifest the engineering skill and ingenuity of the sturdy Ifugao people, who with bare hands carved this stair-like monument out of the Cordillera mountainside.

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Bayanihan para sa Hagdang Palayan

8th Wonder of the World

AboutPhilippines.ph thinks: One of the best video we have seen

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VANISHING HERITAGE: Saving the Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras (With English subtitles where appropriate) - 3 videos

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Batad and Banaue rice terraces

2-Day Trip to the 8th Wonder of the World and the enigmatic Batad Rice Terraces

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Batad - Ifugao -  A Magical place

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Sagada Mountain Province

sceneric view of Sagada, its people and caves, Rice terraces, Pines, Rock formation, its natural beauty. A view from before to the present.

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Sagada, A Hidden Treasure Of Caves, Waterfalls, And Pure Mountain Living

Nestled in a valley at the upper end of the Malitep tributary 5000 ft above sea level and 275 km north of Manila, is the secluded town of Sagada. Known for it's hanging coffins, other popular activities include spelunking, rappelling, rock climbing, and trekking to waterfalls. Me, I vote for its quiet, secluded, and relaxing appeal. This is definitely the place to go if you want to get away from the chaos of Manila and enjoy a little serenity.

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Mamanwa & Manobo Ancestral Domain in Surigao del Sur

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Bohol Chocolate Hills

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Look Chocolate Hills legends and "How the Chocolate Hills Came to Be" HERE

 

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Bohol Chocolate Hills

Located on Bohol Island, the Chocolate Hills cover approximately 20 square miles of the island, ranging between 98 to nearly 400 feet in height. 214 steps to reach the top, but there is a service walk-way for wheel-chair. at least 1,268 perfectly cone-shaped hills of about the same size. Hundreds of hills fill the horizon, symmetrical, and in the dry season, chocolate colored. Unfortunately these limestone hills are not as tasty as the chocolate kisses that inspired their name. The name comes from the deep brown color of the dried grass in summer. Besides their unusual color, the hills are interesting for their regular and symmetric shape. There are approximately 1500 of these remarkable hills in the Bohol province of the Philippines. There are several bizarre legends about the origins of these hills, all involving giants.

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Shore Defense in the island of Negros

The people on the Philippine island of Negros are taking action against climate change. But for them it's not only about measures to save the climate. Adapting to the impact of climate change is just as important. For example through the reforestation of mangroves. Acting as living dams mangroves can help protect coastlines against the effects of rising sea levels.

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philippinoChris Link to "philippinoChris" YouTube site with his many good landscapes - nature videos
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Amnesty International Philippines:

Videos from the Voices of Indigenous Peoples. A video project of AI Philippines for the (((Demand Dignity))) Campaign.

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PROTECT THE PHILIPPINE SEAS FROM DYNAMITE FISHING

The Philippine Seas are Rich in Corals - Protect the Philippine Seas...

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Saving a Fishery and Coral Reef - Apo Island

In a remote fishing village in the Philippine archipelago, coastal fishers responded to falling fish stocks by working harder to catch them. The combination of dynamite, longer workdays, and more advanced gear caused stocks to fall faster. On the edge of crisis, this small community decided to create a no-take marine sanctuary on 10% of its coral-reef fishing grounds. This initiative sparked a renaissance of not only their fishery, but also their cherished way of life.
From the EcoTipping Points Project [http://ecotippingpoints.org]

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Waterways: Where Fun Overflows - Remark 2 videos in the album

Water is tied with the thrill of adventure, the seduction of the unknown: Without any idea what comes next, the explorer is constantly surprised by the unpredictability of water. In many waves of excitement, Philippine waters can flood any traveler's memory with fluid keepsakes s/he can treasure forever, wherever his/her feet might take him/her. - This video is from the Department of Tourism Philippines

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Fauna

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Fauna - General

Scorpions and Tarantulas

Amphibians

Different Bugs e.g Mosquitoes - Etc.

Marine National Parks - Marine life - Etc.

Fish and Pearl farming - general

Different kind of Small Scale & Hobby Farming - Etc.:

Beekeeping

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Ouch! Dangerous Animals

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Top 10 most deadliest animals in the Philippines

watch out for these creatures when you are in the Philippines

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Wildlife conservation in the Philippines
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Endangered Species in Fauna

(and a little Flora) Wild habitats are fast disappearing. Forests are being cut down, rivers and seas polluted, heathlands built on, hedgerows pulled up, ponds filled in - the destruction seems endless. As the habitats decrease, so do their communities of animals and plants. Habitat destruction is one of the main reasons why many species face extinction. Habitats are commonly split up and animals can't get from one part to another, unless wildlife 'corridors' are provided. Other reasons for their demise include the hunting of animals and collection of plants. Now they are facing a new threat, that of climate change.

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Philippine Forest Turtle Project

The Philippine forest turtle (Heosemys leytensis) is one of the most endangered turtle species in the world. It is classified as critically endangered by the IUCN (IUCN 2003).

Look more about the Philippine forest turtle HERE

THE PAWIKAN CONSERVATION PROJECT

By virtue of Executive Order No. 542 signed on June 26, 1979 , the Task Force Pawikan (TFP) now referred to as the Pawikan Conservation Project (PCP) became the government's urgent response to conserve the dwindling marine turtle population in the country.

Look the article "For the love of pawikans. This is a story of the pawikans of Morong, Bataan and of former poachers who now protect them. Published Jul 10, 2014" HERE

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rare, wild and endangered: philippine flora and fauna that you might not know about
Endangered Species International, Inc.

The Carabao, the "National Animal"

The National Animal of the Philippines is the carabao, the Asian Water Buffalo!

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Animals in the Philippines Animals in the Philippines

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Fauna of the Philippines

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The Philippine Tarsier Foundation, Incorporated (PTFI)
The Philippine Tarsier (Tarsius syrichta)

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WORLD'S SMALLEST PRIMATE, TARSIER, BOHOL

Searching for the elusive Philippine Tarsier found in the wild on exotic Bohol Island, is one of the smallest primates on earth and has been around for over 45 million years! Mostly active at night and lives on a diet of insects... grasshoppers, praying mantis, worms, cockroaches, crickets, small lizards and bats, when possible....
It's huge bug eyes may have inspired Steven Spielberg when he created the aliens in the movie ET....

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Information on Endangered Philippine Tarsier with photos
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Born Free families of Macaque Monkeys with babies living in tropical forest, along Corregidor Road, Subic Bay, Zambales

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Sus cebifrons
 
Visayan warty pig

Read also HERE and HERE and look photos HERE

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The Visayan Warty Pig, Sus cebifrons

is a critically endangered species of pig. The Visayan warty pig is endemic to two of the Visayan Islands in the central Philippines, and is threatened by habitat loss, food shortages and hunting - these are the leading causes of the Visayan Warty Pig's status as critically endangered. Due to the small numbers of remaining Visayan Warty Pigs in the wild, little is known of their behaviors or characteristics outside of captivity.

Remark this is a sub-sub-album in the above sub-album "Endangered Species in Fauna" in the album "Protecting of Nature and Wildlife & RedLists" in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

Tamaraw
(Bubalus mindorensis)
Mindoro dwarf buffalo, Timaraw, Tamarao, Tamarau, Mindorobüffel, Búfalo de Mindoro

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The Civet and our Conservation Efforts

Civets have an extraordinary sense of smell allowing them to single pick only the sweetest, juiciest of coffee berries. The Civet is the Ultimate Coffee Farmer! However, poaching, trapping, illegal selling on the black market, and the rapid loss of its forest habitat, have made the civet rare.

Look about the Civet - Coffee HERE

Look "Philippines Coffee Farmers Earn More From Collecting Civet Coffee Dung" HERE and HERE

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Civet Rehabilitation Center, Pula Asipulo Ifugao

The ICUN red list quantifies whole populations of species on a general/country level and rarely monitors select areas; certain environments are more? threatened than others. Civets have been poached in large quantities in the Cordilleras of the Philippines which has ensued in a reduction of their numbers. This is why hunters strive to capture them - they fetch large prices within markets as food. Locals in the area will tell you that they are seen less and less regularly as the years go by. There are three main reasons why the civets have to go to another cage: lack of funds for a proper/larger rehabilitation area, the fact? that the conservation area itself borders other unprotected lands where the civets could easily wander into and lastly because they are injured by the snares and need time to heal (this civet was very hurt and had deep cuts to its body). They will be released once a larger area has been established and the amount of poachers can be adequately controlled.

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Binturong

(Arctictis binturong), also known as the Palawan bearcat, or simply the bearcat

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Binturong

(Arctictis binturong), also known as the Palawan bearcat, or simply the bearcat

Look also the above links about the Binturong

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Birds of the Philippines

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Birding Adventure Philippines

Guided birdwatching tours anywhere in the Philippines
The Philippine Eagle

(Pithecophaga jefferyi), also known as the Monkey-eating Eagle

Among the rarest, largest, and most powerful birds in the world, it has been declared the Philippines national bird

Philippine Eagle Foundation
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Philippine Eagle "Haring Ibon"

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Philippine eagles in the wild

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The Philippine Eagle-Owl

(Bubo philippensis) is an vulnerable species of bird belonging to the Strigidae family. It is endemic to the Philippines, where found in lowland forests on the islands of Catanduanes, Samar, Bohol, Mindanao, Luzon, Leyte and possibly Sibuyan. It is known locally as the “kuwago” or “bukao”.

Look also HERE and HERE

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The Philippine Eagle-Owl

Angono, Rizal, Luzon - Video by Adrian Constantino - www.birdingphilippines.com

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Philippine Eagle
Information on Endangered Philippine Eagle
Will the real Philippine Maya bird please stand up

The real maya, the Philippines' national bird before 1995

by Don Sausa

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The Philippine Hanging Parrot

(Loriculus philippensis) is also widely known as the Colasisi taken from its local Tagalog name, "Kulasisi" and Luzon Hanging Parrot.

Look also HERE

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Philippine Hanging Parrot - Also known as Colasisi and Luzon Hanging Parrot

They are the smallest parrots in the Philippines with an average length of only 6 inches. These cute, little green bullets are found in most islands in the Philippines (except Palawan). They live in a variety of habitats; from lowland forests up to 1000 meters, mossy forests up to 2500 meters, even in wooded parks and gardens in the cities. Both male and female have red patches on the forehead but only the males have a red patch on the breast while the female has blue patches near the eyes. These parrots feed on blossoms and juices from flowering and fruiting trees like coconuts, bananas, fig trees, and rambutan tree.

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The Blue-naped Parrot

(Tanygnathus lucionensis), also known as the Blue-crowned Green Parrot, Luzon Parrot, the Philippine Green Parrot, and locally known as Pikoy, is a parrot found throughout the Philippines

The Red-vented Cockatoo

Cacatua haematuropygia, called the Philippine Cockatoo or Kalangay, is a critically endangered species of cockatoo that is endemic to the Philippines.

Look also HERE

Violet Cuckoo
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Violet Cuckoo

video by Adrian Constantino - www.birdingphilippines.com

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Do we have hummingbirds in the Philippines?

Hummingbird? No… Handsome Sunbird, Yes!

In fact, The Philippines has 12 kinds of sunbirds, 7 of which are endemic or found only in our country.

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Avian Treasures of the Philippines

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Giant golden-crowned flying fox

The giant golden-crowned flying fox (Acerodon jubatus), also known as the golden-capped fruit bat, is a rare megabat and one of the largest bats in the world. The species is endangered and is currently facing the possibility of extinction because of poaching and forest destruction. It is endemic to forests in the Philippines. The Giant Golden-Crowned Flying Fox can be found in the islands of Bohol, Boracay, Cebu, Leyte, Negros, Mindoro, Mindanao, Luzon.

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Boracay’s attraction: Flying foxes

By Nestor P. Burgos Jr./Philippine Daily Inquirer

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Bats!

Into the Caves: Protecting the Bats of the Philippines (2 videos)

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Boracay Fruit Bats - Known as Flying Foxes - once numbering in the hundreds of thousands called Boracay Island there home. Due to the massive amounts of deforestation in the name of progress, there are now only a few hundred left living in the wild on Boracay Island. Fairways and Bluewater Boracay Golf Course and 5 Star Hotel has set up a sanctuary and rehabilitation center for these once thriving Fruit Bats.

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A range country assurance colony for the Philippine Forest Turtle

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New species of giant, secretive, frugivorous, forest monitor lizard - Luzon

Both in English & Danish

Crocodiles in the Philippines

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The Philippine crocodile (Crocodylus mindorensis)

also known as the Mindoro crocodile or the Philippine freshwater crocodile, is one of two species of crocodile that are found in the Philippines, the other is the larger Indo-Pacific crocodile or saltwater crocodile (crocodylus porosus)

Rarest croc returned to the wild

by/Matt Walker Editor, Earth News

Conservationists have taken a massive stride toward saving the world's most endangered crocodile - the Philippine crocodile (Crocodylus mindorensis) from extinction.

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Rare crocs returned to the wild

The Philippine crocodile conservation program of the Mabuwaya Foundation

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Mabuwaya Foundation!

Here you can find information about the activities of the Mabuwaya Foundation and about the Philippine crocodile conservation program

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Crocodile Rehabilitation Observance & Conservation (CROC)

The Philippine crocodile (Crocodylus mindorensis) is a critically endangered endemic freshwater crocodile restricted to the Philippines . The IUCN crocodile specialist group regards this species as the most severely threatened crocodile species in the world. A previously unknown population was discovered in 1999 in the foothills of the Northern Sierra Madre. This wild population is now seen as the most viable for in site conservation of this species.

Indo-Pacific crocodile - the saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus)

also known as the estuarine or Indo-Pacific crocodile, is the largest of all living reptiles. This is a formidable, opportunistic and adaptable predator who has a considerable range.

Philippines to keep massive crocodile in cage

The local mayor of the Philippines town where hunters captured a massive saltwater crocodile will not be released into the wild, despite growing local and international calls by animal rights groups.

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LOLONG MASSIVE CROCODILE IN PALAWAN, PHILIPPINES 2,370 LBS. 21 FEET LONG

Villagers and veteran hunters have captured a one-ton saltwater crocodile which they plan to make the star of a planned ecotourism park in a southern Philippine town. About 100 people had to pull the crocodile, which weighs about 2,370 pounds (1,075 kilograms), from the creek to a clearing where a crane lifted it into a truck.

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Geckos (Gekkos)

Read about the so-called buy and sell business of gecko lizards  HERE, look this article as pdf HERE

and about

the subterranean Gekko gigante HERE, look this article as pdf HERE

and about the Tokay Gecko HERE

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Geckos (Gekkos)

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Reptiles of the Philippines
Amphibians and Reptiles Philippine Amphibians and Reptiles

An overview of species diversity, biogeography and conservation

Flying lizard - Draco lizard

called "Flying Dragon"

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Flying lizard - Draco lizard, called "Flying Dragon" and more fauna in Batanes

(Iba't ibang klase ng hayop na makikita sa Batanes)

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Flying Lizard: A Unique Cure

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Flying dragon is the most amazing Philippine species | Ang Pinaka

The flying dragon, also known as the draco lizard, tops the Ang Pinaka list of the most amazing animal species endemic to the Philippines. Published on Nov 17, 2014

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THE MONITOR LIZARDS OF CAMIGUIN ISLAND
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Monitor Lizard - The "Bayawak" at Palawan

A Monitor Lizard in its natural habitat at Sabang, near the underground river in Palawan

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"Surigao's Hidden Gem" and "Reptiles on the Hot List"

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Snakes of the Philippines

There are indeed many snakes in the Philippines. Out of a few hundred species, there are 30 poisonous snakes in the archipelago. Most of them stay in rural areas, preying on small mammals such as rats and mice. Usually they prefer moist areas such as rivers, being cold-blooded animals.

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The Philippine cobra (Naja philippinensis)

also called northern Philippine cobra, is a stocky, highly venomous spitting cobra native to the northern regions of the Philippines. The Philippine cobra is called ulupong in Tagalog carasael in Ilocano and agawason in Cebuano-Bisaya.

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The Philippine cobra (Naja philippinensis) also called northern Philippine cobra, is a stocky, highly venomous spitting cobra native to the northern regions of the Philippines. The Philippine cobra is called ulupong in Tagalog carasael in Ilocano and agawason in Cebuano-Bisaya.

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Snake fauna of Masbate Contribution to the knowledge of the snake fauna of Masbate (Philippines)

by MAREN GAULKE & ALEXANDER V. ALTENBACH

Philippine Marine Life

Philippine Marine Life Still Being Discovered

It has been said that when it comes to marine life, the Philippines is the eighth wonder of the world.

Philippine - Types of bees
Philippine Butterfly Arts

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Look list of Butterfly arts HERE

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Butterflies & Butterfly Sanctuary/Gardens - Palawan, Davao, Bohol & Flora Farm Butterfly
 

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Some cultures take butterflies as a sign of good luck.

BUT

In the Philippines a lingering butterfly is thought to be the spirit of a person who had passed away.

Tutubi: The Philippine Dragonfly
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Exotic Dragon Flies from the Philippines

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Scorpions and Tarantulas - Etc.

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Palawan scorpion

These giant Malay Scorpions are found in Palawan and a few islands around Tawi-Tawi but are not found elsewhere in the Philippines.

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Scorpion in the Philippines

List of species - subspecies

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Philippine Local Tarantulas

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Schoolgirls play with deadly Goliath Tarantulas, Cebu

A tarantula collector shows off his pets to a few schoolgirls and allows them to crawl on various parts of their body. Some are comfortable with it, others are scared stiff! Amusing video with extreme close ups of these beautiful creatures.

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Amphibians - Etc.

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Amphibians of the Philippines

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The state of amphibians in the Phillipines

The Philippines supports 104 of the world’s amphibian species, with 79% of its amphibians endemic to the country. Unfortunately, Philippines ranks second on the list of Asian countries having the highest percentage of threatened and extinct species, with 46% of its amphibians are under the threat of extinction.

THE VULNERABILITY of PHILIPPINE AMPHIBIANS TO CLIMATE CHANGE
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Amphibians of Palawan

Frogs and toads of Palawan Island by Endangered Species International

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AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF LUZON ISLAND
Amphibians and Reptiles Philippine Amphibians and Reptiles

An overview of species diversity, biogeography and conservation

Different Bugs - Etc.

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FACTS ABOUT MOSQUITOES especially in the Philippines.

Mosquitoes have a serious impact on the health, comfort, and economic welfare of people.
Some species transmit diseases to man and animals.

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Mosquitoes carrying dengue

Anti-dengue campaign goes online

Are you one of those who are concern of the re-attack of mosquitoes carrying dengue?

There is a website that you can visit to escalate mosquitoes in your area.

Published on Jun 27, 2014

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Large mosquitoes in Manila not dengue-carriers

The large mosquitoes swarming some areas in Metro Manila do not carry the deadly dengue disease, a Department of Health (DOH) official said on Friday, March 21st, 2014

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Marine National Parks - Marine life - Etc.

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WWF - Philippines: Marine Conservation

The Philippines is home to the richest variety of flora and fauna on Earth, ranking 10th in the world for the broad range of its biological biodiversity. The country also sits at the apex of the Coral Triangle, the world's richest center of marine life. With millions of Filipinos depending on our seas for food, livelihood, and eco-tourism, it is only imperative that we make marine conservation a priority! WWF-Philippines, which was founded on the Turtle Isles of Tawi-Tawi 16 years ago, has marine priority conservation areas across the country. (Videos and photos by Jose Ma. Lorenzo Tan, Gregg Yan, Albert Labrador, Ruel Pine, Kimberly Ang, WWF-Philippines) Published on Nov 15, 2012 Read more about this HERE

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Fish for the millions - milkfish aquaculture in the Philippines

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Bangus or Milkfish Cultivation Systems in the Philippines

by Henrylito D. Tacio

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Philippine Marine Life

A Film about the underwater world of the Philippines. The pictures were made in the Sibuyan Sea.

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Over 300 New Species Found in the Philippines The California Academy of Sciences recently launched an expedition to the Philippines, where they discovered over 300 new species and encountered some unexpected problems.

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Colours of the Philippines - Department of Tourism version

Original cut for the Philippine Department of Tourism AVP for DEMA World Dive Expo. Language: English Script and Editing: Lili Arivara Camera: Mel Seggara, Boy Siojo, Robert Arivara

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Thresher Shark Diving

misterclayminoy wrote on Feb 28, 2009: As one of the memorable dives I ever had, this was taken during my diving escapades in Malapascua Island, Cebu, Philippines. The Thresher shark is estimated to be in 10-12 feet long. I took my deep adventure dive in Malapascua just to experience diving with the thresher sharks. The dive spot is named "Monad Shoal" and according to the dive master, it's an underwater island with the same size as Malapascua. The shallowest depth is 25 meters and the wall is 200-300 meters deep.

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Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park is home to some of the most beautiful coral reefs in the world

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Tubbataha Marine National Park, Philippines

Tubbataha is open for diving from April to June only. Corals and many fishes are well kept.

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Saving the Coral Triangle

What we're doing in Philippines

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Pawikan (Sea Turtle) Conservation

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Look the article "For the love of pawikans. This is a story of the pawikans of Morong, Bataan and of former poachers who now protect them. Published Jul 10, 2014" HERE

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Underwater Etiquette

Scuba diving and taking underwater images is a great way to learn more and share what our oceans have to offer. Leaving them the same way we found them is vital for continued enjoyment of this precious resource. Through the videography of Steve De Neef the folks at Atmosphere Resorts have created a great resource to teach good diving etiquette to avoid harming both coral and critters, as well as yourself, and make the dive an enjoyable experience for all divers. This video was filmed and edited by Steve De Neef - www.stevedeneef.com and provided to ReefID by Atmosphere Resorts - www.atmosphereresorts.com in the Philippines.

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Project Seahorse Annual Report 2003

Fish and Pearl farming - general

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Fish farming in the Philippines

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Fish farming - small scale

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Pearl farming.

The Story of the Golden South Sea Pearl

This video will give you a look at the beauty of the Philippines, the farm workers, and the passion that drives them. This is the golden South Sea pearl. March of 2011 a team of four went on a journey around the world to discover the cultured pearl. The mission of this journey was to explore the pearl producing regions of the world and share the true story of these magnificent gemstones. We would meet and interview the most influential pearl farmers and their workers who maintain the delicate balance between man and nature with one common goal... producing beautiful pearls. "It takes about 5 years to produce a single south sea golden pearl from a very rare type of oyster. These mother and donor oysters were discovered, after much hardship and cultured."

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Beekeeping - Etc.

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National Center of Excellence for Bee Research and Development
Cebu Organization of Modern Beekeepers (COMB) - (formerly CHAI)

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Beekeeping in the Philippines

Source information in relation to Philippine beekeeping

GUIDE TO BEEKEEPING A GUIDE TO BEEKEEPING IN THE PHILIPPINES

Antonio D. Baconawa
Pinoy Beekeeping

Pinoy Beekeeping

Pinoy Beekeeping, Tacloban City, Leyte

Welcome to our site in Honey Culture in the Philippines, the pinoy way. Our Team endeavors to part with you distinct knowledge about Philippines honey production

If you have interest in honeybee, honey, bee pollen, propolis, royal jelly, anti-biotic properties of propolis, anti-aging properties and health benefits of royal jelly, Filipino honey, native honey, find it on this site.

Beekeeping in the Philippines

fun and full of unique challenges. While we do not have bears, birds, mites, different diseases, environmental /vegetation concerns, and typhoons and different weather disturbances are dealt with.

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Beekeeping

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Beekeeping products & supplies

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Flora

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Nature - Flora - General

Flora & Plantation

Fruits & Plantation

Rice Farming and etc. about rice

Farming - etc.

Forests - forestry

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Flora - general

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Endangered Species in Flora

(and a little Fauna) Wild habitats are fast disappearing. Forests are being cut down, rivers and seas polluted, heathlands built on, hedgerows pulled up, ponds filled in - the destruction seems endless. As the habitats decrease, so do their communities of animals and plants. Habitat destruction is one of the main reasons why many species face extinction. Habitats are commonly split up and animals can't get from one part to another, unless wildlife 'corridors' are provided. Other reasons for their demise include the hunting of animals and collection of plants. Now they are facing a new threat, that of climate change.

Bohol flora and fauna

rare, wild and endangered: philippine flora and fauna that you might not know about

Philippine Medicinal Plants This site is a guide to the medicinal uses of plants particularly, Philippine medicinal plants

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Philippine medicinal and natural cure plants.

Naturally grown vegetable, fruits, and medicinal plants. Cure for cancer, diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, and also hormone booster and detoxification formula!,

10 MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE PHILIPPINES also known as BABYPLANTS or SANTALUBBY endorsed solely by the Department of Health, Philippines.

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Medicinal Plants in the Backyard

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Philippines Native Plants and Herbs

Bushman Canuck wrote Sep 3, 2013: I have been wanting to do this video for a while, to record important information regarding the health benefits and identification of different herbs, fruits and vegetables in the Philippines. This knowledge from our elders must be passed on so it is not lost.

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Coconut Production Coconut Production and Cultivation in the Philippines
Myth - Etc. Myths - Legends - Tales

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Flora: Plants, Trees & Fruits

Flora & Plantation

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Jasmin - Sampaguita

The national flower of the Philippines, where it is known as Sampaguita

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Jasmin - Sampaguita

The national flower of the Philippines, where it is known as Sampaguita

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Philippine orchids

With around 800 to 1,000 species of orchids, the Philippines is home to a wide and varied range orchids, but the rarest and most beautiful is Waling-Waling (Vanda sanderiana).

Waling-Waling is considered so rare today that it is presumed to be nearing its extinction. Waling-Waling is described as the ‘Queen of Philippine Orchids,’ and is one of the largest orchid species in the world.

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Philippine orchids

2012 Philippine Orchids "Rey Ty" "aerides lawrenciae" arachnis "dendrobium anosmum" "fire orchid" grammatophyllum paphiopedilum phalaenopsis amabilis, aphrodite, fasciata, schilleriana, stuartiana, violacea, spathoglottis, "Vanda Miss Joaquim" Vanda Sanderiana.

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Flora of the Philippines
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Flowers of the Philippines

J C Fabro wrote May 14, 2012: During my travels to various Islands of the Philippines I think of all the flowers my mother would appreciate seeing. This video is dedicated to her.

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Philippine Rafflesia species

Rafflesias are enigmatic group of parasitic flowering plants which deserves attention as it is unique, intriguing, and at the same time endangered.

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Trees of the Philippines
OUR PHILIPPINE TREES
Philippine Native Forest Trees
Apitong and Other Dipterocarps

Once the primary base for the logging industry in the Philippines, apitong and other dipterocarps have been so heavily overexploited that the nation has begun importing timber.

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Philippine Trees, Good Sources For Stringed Musical Instruments
Abacá

Musa textilis from Spanish "abacá" for Musa textilis is a species of banana native to the Philippines, grown as a commercial crop in the Philippines

ABACA PHILIPPINES is the first, comprehensive reference guidebook on abaca plants and the numerous by-products that are created and marketed worldwide.

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Abaca plant, plantation and industry - Remark 5 videos in the album
Kakawati

The tree is common in the southern Tagalog areas, shedding leaves around December and flowering February and March. In some areas, the blooming of its pink flowers is so profuse to deserve a comparison with the cherry blossoms.

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Pitcher plants - Carnivorous Plants in the Philippines

So many good photos and informations about the different species

Giant – Rat-eating plant discovered in Palawan (Philippines)

The giant carnivorous pitcher plant called Nepenthes attenboroughii that eats meat including insects and rats has been discovered in the Palawan (Philippines) and named after Sir David Attenborough.

The DEADLY plant that eats RATS has been discovered by botanists Stewart McPherson and Alastair Robinson, who tracked it down on Mount Victoria in the Philippines

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Coconut palm

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Rediscover many uses of coconut

”According to an old legend, coconut is God’s gift to the lazy man. “He sleeps in the shade of the tree, is awakened when a nut falls, drinks the milk, and eat some of the meat. He then feeds the rest of the meat to the chickens and cattle, which produce eggs and milk and meat, respectively. The leaves provide thatch for the roof and walls of his coconut hut, and are also woven into hats, baskets and mats.”

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Coconut Palmtree Plantation & Harvest - climb a coconut tree

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The Rattan Palm and Rattan Products

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How to grow Rattan in the Philippines

Rattan is a very important non-timber forest product, owing to its versatility. It is an export winner. Raising rattan, despite the lengthy time for plantation development, is necessary because natural stands have been significantly reduced.
PHILIPPINES RATTAN VALUE
The Rubber Tree

all about planting, caring, harvesting

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Rubber tree nursery – Kidapawan Mindanao

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100 years of rubber in the Philippines: Some glimpses
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Rubber tree Plantation & Harvest

and features about the economi of - and actual making on rubber.

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Ginger

is the rhizome of the plant Zingiber officinale, consumed as a delicacy, medicine, or spice.

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Ginger Farming

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Malunggay : The Miracle Vegetable

Moringa oleifera - Malunggáy in Filipino

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The Malunggay (MORINGA) Tree -  MORINGA OLEIFERA

IS CALLED MOTHER'S BEST FRIEND

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Malunggay Succes Story healthy Miracle Tree favorite in the Philippines

Malunggay tree is know for its rich nutrients, proteins and vitamines such as vitamine A which is important for the development of eyes from growing children. Another name is Mothers Best Friend. The tree can be found in Asia, Africa and South America. Products from the leafes and roots are vitamine capsules as food supplements, tea, shampoo, soap and can used for waterpurification purposes. Nutrition is a matter that cannot be ignored. The state of the nation is dependent on the state of health of its people. The many families suffering from malnutrition as a result of abject poverty is inexcusable. Malunggay is a source of adequate vitamins to sustain life and is available for the asking. What we need is to educate and motivate the population to patronize Malunggay.

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Look also DepEd promotes 'malunggay' recipes in schools HERE

Sugar Cane Success Story, Philippines

Look also HERE, HERE and more about the sugar cane plant HERE

Sugar industry of the Philippines

The Philippines is the 9th largest sugar producer in the world and 2nd largest sugar producer among the ASEAN countries second to Thailand according to Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Statistics Division.

At least 17 provinces located in 8 regions of the Philippine archipelago have grown sugarcane crops, of which Negros island accounts for half of the country’s total production. As of Crop Year 2009-2010, 29 mills are operational divided as follows: 6 mills in Luzon, 13 mills in Negros, 4 mills in Panay, 3 mills in Eastern Visayas and 3 mills in Mindanao. Most of these mills are located in the island of Negros.

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Sugarcane farming and harvesting

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Child Labour Intervention in the Sugar Industry of the Philippines

This video examines the issue of child labour in the Filipino sugar industry and what is being done to address it.

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Sugar Milling

Victorias Milling Company and vintage pictures from 1989

Look the article with photos HERE

Look also HERE

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Sugar cane train in Negros

Diesel and Steam Loco are used. Filmed in Jan, 1997 by/michinoku - Hong Kong

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The Tobacco History in the Philippines
CULTIVATION OF TOBACCO

IN THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS
Cigar production Cigar production in the Philippines
Fruits & Plantation

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Typical fruit in the Philippines

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Philippine Fruits

good descriptions of different kinds and how to use

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Fruit-recipes Look many recipes about using fruits for different kind of food

Look also HERE

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filipino foods - fruits / pinoy fruits

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Fruits of the Philippines

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Philippine Tropical Fruit Seasons

by/Adventure with Faey

For those of you who love to try different tastes and flavors, the fruits of the Philippines will be a delightful experience for you!

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Tropical Fruit Adventure in the Philippines with Faey

Tropical fruit season in Philippines. Time to eat some rambutan, guava, mangos, mangosteen, and lanzones. Join me as I share my love for fruits.

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Tropical & Exotic Fruits of the Philippines

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12 Vitamin-rich Exotic Fruits From the Philippines

A dozen of mouthwatering tropical fruits that are rich sources of vitamin C and ascorbic acids and will provide you other health benefits as well.

A dozen of mouthwatering tropical fruits that are rich sources of vitamin C and ascorbic acids and will provide you other health benefits as well.

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A dozen of mouthwatering tropical fruits that are rich sources of vitamin C and ascorbic acids and will provide you other health benefits as well.

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A dozen of mouthwatering tropical fruits that are rich sources of vitamin C and ascorbic acids and will provide you other health benefits as well.

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Nutritious Fruits of the Philippines

good descriptions of different kinds and how to use

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Cacao Farming in the Philippines

Cocoa or Cacao (Theobroma cacao) is an important source of income for hundreds of thousands of small-holder farmers, and it has been cultivated in the Philippines since the 17th century.

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Cocoa clue to reversing memory loss
by/Richard Ingham, Published Oct 27, 2014

Scientists say bioactive ingredients found in cocoa sharply reverse age-related memory decline

PLANT PRODUCTION AND NURSERY OPERATIONS FOR COCOA NURSERIES IN THE PHILIPPINES.
Improved Access to Quality Cocoa Planting Materials Boost Philippines Cocoa Industry
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Cacao Farming

Cocoa or Cacao (Theobroma cacao) is an important source of income for hundreds of thousands of small-holder farmers, and it has been cultivated in the Philippines since the 17th century.

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Coffee production in the Philippines

"Philippines Coffee Farmers Earn More From Collecting Civet Coffee Dung"

The production and export of coffee was once a major industry in the Philippines, which 200 years ago was the fourth largest coffee producing nation. Today, however, the Philippines produces only .012% of the world's coffee supply. Efforts are being undertaken to revive the industry however, with the majority of coffee produced in the mountain areas of Batangas, Bukidnon, Benguet, Cavite, Kalinga, Apayao, Davao, and Claveria.

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Coffee production in the Philippines

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Lipa Coffee Academy

Coffee and education mix at the Lipa Coffee Academy. Something’s brewing in a province south of Metro Manila… Coffee makes its way into basic education. How is this possible? The Department of Education (DepEd) recently launched the Lipa-based Coffee Academy at the Pinagtongulan National High School, which seeks to teach senior high school students the technology of growing and cultivating coffee. The academy is expected to produce students who have the technical know-how on research, cultivation and production of the famous Batangas coffee. Published on Sep 10, 2014

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MANGO

Mangifera indica L.

Anacardiaceae

Common Names: Mango, Mangot, Manga, Mangga, Mangou

Look also HERE and HERE

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Under the Mangga (Mango) Tree

Empowering mango growers of Samal Island

Samal Island (Mindanao) farmers are producing export-quality mangoes for the Japanese market.

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Kasoy - Cashew Fruit

Look also HERE and HERE

Look the use for anti Diabetes and Other Medicinal use HERE

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Kasoy - Cashew Fruit

Cashew or kasoy is versitile and one of the leading nut crops in the Philippines. It is grown in almost all regions in the country while the largest production center is found in Palawan. The cashew fruit has many uses, the apple can be eaten or juiced. It can be made into prunes, glazed fruit, chutney, wine and vinegar. The nut kernels are usually roasted, salted or glazed. The cahew apple and kernel testa are used as feed to livestock or poultry. Its leaves and barl can cure toothache, sore throat and gums, burns, diarrhea, dysentery and hemorrhoids. Further, the cashew nut shell liquid is an ingredient in making varnishes, paints, plastics, brake linings, wood preservatives, insecticides and indelible ink.

Due to its many uses, over a thousand tons of cashew nut-in-shell or raw nuts are now exported. Thus, cashew is a very promising nut tree that can become an important source of income for many Filipino nut growers.

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Bayabas - Guava

Psidium guajava Linn.

Health Benefits of Philippine Guava (Bayabas) - The Apple of the Tropics

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Great fruit from the Philippines: Calamansi

Look also HERE

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Great fruit from the Philippines: Calamansi

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Siniguelas (also spelled Sineguelas)

Other common names include Sarguelas, Red Mombin, Purple Mombin,or Hog Plum also known as Spanish plum (Spondias purpurea), is a typical summer fruit in the Philippines.

Look also HERE

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Siniguelas (also spelled Sineguelas)

Look the full description of the video and much more about Sineguelas HERE

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Lanzones Fruit
Star fruit or Carambola
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Balimbing, Star fruit or Carambola

Grown in South Florida and throughout the tropics - so it´s the same here in the Philippines, the Carambola has a Star shape when cut, which gives the fruit its common name - Star fruit. The fruit is edible, including the slightly waxy skin. It is sweet and juicy.

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Papaya

There are three varieties used in the Philippines, The Red Lady papaya, The Sinta papaya, and The Solo papaya.

Remark 2 pages with many informations also about cooking and medical use.

Look also HERE

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Papaya plantation

e.g. Demo farm (red lady) in Bani, Pangasinan Philippines

Remark 3 videos in the main-album & 1 sub-album with "How to cut a papaya shown to you by a cute filipina"

Santol fruit

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Santol (Sandoricum Koetjape) Tropical Fruit From Guimaras Island

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Rambutan Fruit
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Rambutan fruits

  Depending on what kind of soil, some take 7, to 10 year from seed to maturity - near end and early of every year, you can pick rambutans fruits

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Guyabano, The Soursop Fruit

has cancer curing abilities. The Sour Sop or the fruit from the graviola tree is a miraculous natural cancer cell killer 10,000 times stronger than Chemo. The taste is not bad after all. It’s completely natural and definitely has no side effects..

Guyabano is a tree called graviola in Brazil (and the Philippines) , guanabana in Spanish and has the uninspiring name “soursop” in English.

The fruit is very large and the subacid sweet white pulp is eaten out of hand or, more commonly, used to make fruit drinks, sherbets and such.

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Guyabano, The Soursop Fruit

The Soursop or "Guyabano" green berry was spread by humans into all tropical zones on this globe. A characteristic sour-tasting Caribbean fruit which meets the Philippine taste long time ago. In the Philippines, the fruit with white yellow flesh grows just on smaller trees than normal and can be found on the almost Philippine marked.

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The fruit of the catmon tree

Before it was called Santa Barbara, historical accounts say it named catmon, as this variety of trees were landmarks in the route up Central Panay. Katmon (Family: Dilleniaceae, Synonyms: Dilenia speciosa, other names: Bihis, kulammbug, palali) has thick foliage and distinctly big white flowers that eventually becomes round fruits.

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Tamarind

In the Philippines, tamarind is referred to as sampaloc, which is occasionally rendered as sambalog in Tagalog and sambag in Cebuano

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Tamarind Fruit Tree

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How to peel fresh Tamarind and eat raw.

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Filipino Langka - Jackfruit

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Filipino Langka - Jackfruit

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"How to cook Langka - Jack fruits"

Banana is the common name for herbaceous plants of the genus Musa and for the fruit they produce. Bananas come in a variety of sizes and colors when ripe, including yellow, purple, and red.

Philippines is # 2 of Top 10 banana producing nations

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Pineapple plantation

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"BUKIDNON" Chiquita Pineapples

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Gensan-Sinawal: Pineapple Fields Documentary

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1 sub-album with "HOW TO: Cut a pineapple all cool-like!"

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BANANA PLANTATION - Remark 2 videos and 1 album with 6 videos in this album
Odd banana tree spotted in Maguindanao

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Odd banana tree spotted in Maguindanao

An Amazing Banana Plant with 7-foot-long stem consisting of 18 bunches & more than 2,000 pieces of banana fruits was spotted in Maguindanao, Philippines.

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Philippines native joint

joint made from dry leaf of a banana

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Pineapple

(Ananas comosus)

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Del Monte Pineapple Plantation in Bukidnon
Pineapple leaf fibre fabric dates back to hispanic times

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Pineapple fibre processing and cloth weaving

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Spanish Red

Documentary about the making prof pineapple fiber and fabrics.

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Pineapple Fashion in the Philippines

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Katurai, Katuray, Katuday / Corkwood Tree

Katuray are the flowers of a small tree with light foliage (sesbania grandiflora) that thrives in arid and tough conditions, the often rather bitter tasting flowers (petals mostly) are a classic ingredient in Ilocano cooking.

Look also HERE, HERE (HERE) and HERE and the below links and video

Bulaklak ng Katuray

Learn the uses of bulaklak ng katuray.

By: Divine Enya Mesina

Look the article - recipe HERE

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Katurai, Katuray, Katuday / Corkwood Tree

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AgriPinoy.net - Growing Dragon fruit

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Dragon fruits farm in San Juan, Batangas

donald2315 wrote on Apr 11, 2008: This is our small farm in San Juan, Batangas, as you can see from this video we have 1,000 trees of dragon fruits so far.

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Organic Dragon Fruit Production; Dragon Fruit Festival

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Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development

DOST - PCARRD

Look more about DOST - PCARRD (also videos) HERE

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Grapes in the Philippines

Gapuz Grapes Farm
Barangay Urayong #78, 2501 Bauang, La Union

Dedicated to Grapes Lifestyle sub-culture in the Philippines. We provide resource, links, photos, recipe, storyteller and articles about grape growing. Everything you need to know about Grapes Growing Business in the Philippines

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Look Gapuz Grapes Farm´s Facebook HERE and the good article "When in La Union: Experience Life in a Grape Farm" HERE

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Fruit stalls - stores

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Rice farming and etc. about rice

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Philippine Rice Research Institute

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3 types of rice ready for climate change

by/Pia Ranada Published Nov 25, 2014

New types of rice can survive drought, floods and salt water intrusion – all impacts of climate change

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Rice farming

From seed preparation until rice mill.

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Preserving the tradition of heirloom rice in the Cordilleras

by Jodesz Gavilan Posted on 10/04/2014

Heirloom rice varieties go beyond the usual type of rice we see on our dinner tables. They represent the culture of the Cordilleras and have become the lifeblood of their farming tradition.
According to the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), heirloom rice varieties are more flavorful, aromatic, and have exceptional nutritional value when cooked.
The heirloom rice varieties, the product of the terraces, are considered to be an important fixture in the lives of farmers in several areas in CAR.
Staying true to the name, these varieties of rice are passed from generation to generation and are grown by families in their small ancestral lands.

Banaue Rice Terraces

Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras

World Heritage

Riceworld Learning Center and Museum - International Rice Research Center

Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines

Riceworld is a permanent exhibition about rice art, culture and science. It is the only museum in the world solely dedicated to rice and rice farmers all over the world acting as an eye-opener on the value of rice. Exhibits include rice related artefacts, information on IPM, Rice Genebank, IRRI rice research, rice farming, rice ecosystems, rice products, biotechnology and rice farmers.

The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is the oldest and largest international agricultural research institute in Asia.

Nutrient Manager for Rice

Philippines version

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Nutrient Manager for Rice

A mobile phone and internet service to help Filipino farmers manage rice crop nutrients

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FLAR Philippines - Indigenous people's traditional rice varieties making a comeback

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Myth  about: Black Rice - Forbidden Black Rice

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and myth about Black Rice from Malaysia HERE and Japan HERE

Ifugao Rice Rituals

Hope Bile is Good

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Ethnic groups e.g. "Life on the Rice Terraces"

Farming - Etc.

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REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10068

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT AND PROMOTION OF ORGANIC AGRICULTURE IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

This Act shall be known as the "Organic Agriculture Act of 2010".

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Cassava for Food & Profit

There are many reasons why Filipino farmers should plant cassava - locally known as kamoteng kahoy or balinghoy, cassava (scientific name: Manihot escidenta). Cassava ranks second only to sweet potato in hectarage among root crops produced in the country. It is mainly grown for its tubers which are a rich source of carbohydrates. Unknowingly, it is a good source of calcium and ascorbic acid.

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KAMOTENG KAHOY or Cassava, Philippine rootcrop

REGARDED as a “super food that heals,” kamoteng kahoy or cassava has multifarious uses besides being a food substitute for rice and corn. This Philippine root crop, can also be a potential source of raw materials for industrial uses and food delicacies.

Look also HERE and the above links

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Organic agriculture in the Philippines

This video is a wake up call for our government and policy makers. Organic agriculture is the only way forward especially if it is paralleled with a genuine agrarian reform.

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Sinait Organic Farming of the Purok Gimong

Since January 2007, the organic farming of the Purok-Gimong or Basic Ecceslical Communities of Sinait, Ilocos Sur, Philippines, has initiated the farmers into the liberating way of farming, producing their own organic farm inputs, and thus promoting ecological balance, organic farm produce for healthy consumption, and more agricultural profits for the tillers of the soil. The continuing consciousness formation and training among farmers have been facilitated with the holding of Taripnong Mannalon quarterly sponsored by the Purok Gimong.

Forests - forestry etc.

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Impacts and effectiveness of logging bans in natural forests: Phillipines

Ernesto S. Guiang

CoDe REDD Philippines

is composed of forest-based communities and civil society organizations that are involved in livelihood, conservation, and community development projects in Philippine forests and are working towards pro-community and pro-conservation REDD thru REDD plus advocacy.

Forest Policy Trends in Forest Policy of the Philippines

Juan M. PULHIN, Ph. D.
College of Forestry and Natural Resources
University of the Philippines Los Baños
College, Laguna, Philippines

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Agroforestry - Conservation Farming with Natural Vegetative Strips (Let Nature Take Its Course)

Let Nature Take Its Course: Conservation farming with natural vegetative strips features a simple and popular conservation farming practice that has been widely adopted by farmers in the Philippines. It was pioneered by farmers, and developed with the help of scientists and extensionists. Natural vegetative strips provide a foundation for successful upland agroforestry on sloping land, through which farmers not only increase their income but minimize soil erosion. Produced By: World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF)
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Forest regeneration in the Philippines

FAO's 2011 State of the World's Forests report, published to coincide with the International Year of Forests, highlights some positive and encouraging trends. Asia and the Near East are showing an increase in forest regeneration and replanting projects. One such project is the "Advancing the Application of Assisted Natural Regeneration for Effective Low-cost Forest Restoration" project, carried out on the Philippine Island of Bohol.
Presented in this video, it highlights the vital role of local communities in managing, conserving and developing forests. In particular, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) partnered with the Philippines government to promote ANR (Assisted Natural Regeneration) as a way of regenerating the forests

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The eco-KALAN Project

A Developing World Solution to Poverty, Sustainability and Climate Change

AIMS: To Improve the Health, Environment and Economics of Poor Communities
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Sustainable Tree Farming for Firewood (STFF)

STFF is an Eco-Kalan Project aimed at providing "eco-kalanized" communities with sustainable supply of firewood for school, farm & home use and source of income from sales of surplus firewood. The STFF program is also aimed at promoting the greening of communities; offsetting climate change impact of carbon emissions from burning firewood; and facilitating the granting of Individual Property Rights to Government Timber Lands to households, farms and schools with established sustainable tree planting operations.

Remark this is a sub-album in the main-album "Plantations & Farming"

Remark 2 videos in the sub-album

THE IFUGAO MUYONG:

SUSTAINING WATER, CULTURE AND LIFE

Rogelio C. Serrano and Ernesto A. Cadaweng

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The Pinugo or Muyong forest management system of Ifugao

The pinugo or muyung is an indigenous system of forest management unique to the people of Ifugao, one of the seven major ethno-linguistic groups inhabiting the Philippine Cordillera. Adapted since time immemorial, the pinugo/muyung covers clan-owned woodlots or forests located above the rice terraces. For the Ifugao household, the pinugo/muyong is a source of food, fuel, lumber for housing and woodcarving, medicinal plants, botanical pesticides, irrigation, domestic water, and cash. In addition, it serves as the best preventive measure against soil erosion. A set of customary laws and values govern the system based on the indigenous principle that intrinsically attached the Ifugao people to the land and environment. Produced by Kadioan Inc. with the support of Growing Forest Partnership, IEED, and International Alliance of Indigenous and Tribal Peoples of the Tropical Forests.

Remark 4 videos in the album

Philippine Wood Producers Association
PTFCF | Philippine Tropical Forest Conservation Foundation
Philippine Forestry Development Forum
Indigenous agroforestry Indigenous agroforestry practices in the Cordillera
Tagbanua Lifeways Disentangling Tagbanua Lifeways, Swidden and Conservation on Palawan Island

Informations - Environment general & Etc.

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Planet Philippines 1 + 2

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Remark this is a sub-album in the main-album "Dams, Lakes, Waterfalls, Rivers, Marsh & Mangrove - Etc."

Planet Philippines Beautifully done documentary film about the Philippines and the environment that surround it. Richard Gutierrez part of the group explore and narrated the event. - Remark part 1 + 2 in the album

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Planet Philippines - 2 Another Environmental Documentary from GMA 7 which was shown on September 6, 2009. It was again be hosted by Richard Gutierrez which hosted a previous documentary, Signos. Remark 7 parts in this sub-album

The National Power Corporation

(Filipino: Pambansang Korporasyon sa Elektrisidad), also known as the NPC or Napocor, is a state-owned company that serves as the largest provider and generator of electricity in the Philippines. It is also the principal power provider for Manila Electric, the only power distributor in the Metro Manila area.

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National symbols of the Philippines National symbols of the Philippines

Mga Pambansang Sagisag Ng Pilipinas

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FPE Foundation for the Philippine Environment - FPE

The Foundation for the Philippine Environment was established on January 15, 1992 to help mitigate the destruction of Philippine's natural resources. FPE was created through a process of nationwide consultations with 334 Philippine non-government organizations (NGOs) and people's organizations (POs) and 24 academic institutions.

The Philippine Business for the Environment (PBE)

is an environmental non-profit organization established in 1992 by private individuals with the mission to help Philippine industry address its environmental concerns and responsibilities.

BPI Foundation

Equally entrenched in the Bank of the Philippine Island's corporate mission is its commitment to responsible corporate citizenry. The Bank realizes this role through BPI Foundation by its engagement in education, entrepreneurship and the environment.

Green Architecture Advocacy Philippines (GreenAP)

is a civic organization that cares about the planet and takes action by promoting the sustainable development of the built environment

Learning and Living the Green Life in the Philippines
Project Lobo - Batangas

This Social Mobilization and Social Marketing Plan intend to inform and educate the youth sector on biodiversity conservation in the mountainous regions of Lobo, Batangas.

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Project Lobo - Batangas

This Social Mobilization and Social Marketing Plan intend to inform and educate the youth sector on biodiversity conservation in the mountainous regions of Lobo, Batangas.

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Cabiokid! (Ka-bee-o-kid) foundation

Our vision is a world of small, self-sustaining, adaptive, inter-connected communities that respect, learn from, and live in harmony with the natural environment.

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Cabiokid Permaculture Design Course

Cabiokid Permaculture Design Course is about sustainable development whereas the knowledge we share is from nature and is well-adapted and tested in the Philippine setting (design, organic farming, forestry, bee keeping, animal production, wild life,...). It is also a training where different people of different profession and skills gather and share what have they started or what they want to start about caring for the earth and the people

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MANAGING THE PHILIPPINE FORESHORE:

A GUIDE FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

Upland Farming Practices

Knowledge Systems in Upland Farming Practices in the Philippines and Implications for Climate Change Adaptation

GreenEarth Heritage Foundation warmly welcomes you! We are a farm, a forest reserve, a sustainable agricultural development, and a promise of a better tomorrow for the members of our evolving community.

We received a donation of over 100 hectares of land at the foothills of the Sierra Madre Mountain range, San Miguel Bulacan, Philippines. At the present time, we are actively developing the first 31 hectares which has been duly titled to the foundation as our demonstration farm in organic agriculture. We are located over two hours drive North of the Philippine Capital of Manila. We look forward to your visit!

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GreenEarth Heritage Foundation

is a Christian developmental, humanitarian and advocacy organization whose mission is to preserve the environment and assist in the alleviation of poverty through livelihoods centered in organic agriculture and Christ-centered community development. The foundation received over 100 hectares of land donation at the foothills of the Sierra Madre Mountain Range in San Miguel, Bulacan, Philippines, just over 2 hours drive from the Philippine capital of Manila.

Remark this is an album in the sub-album "Development Organizations" in the main-album "Impressions of & Development in the Philippines"

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Environment Philippines Environment Philippines

Welcome to Environment Philippines (the "Site").

ENVIRONMENT-PHILIPPINES
Mining Project Digs Up Locals’ Ire
By Redempto D Anda

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Only in the Philippines Richest Biodiversity
A great number of rare and exotic animals exist only in the Philippines.
Philippine Ecosystem
World Wildlife Fund  WWF Philippines

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The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

UNESCO - List of World Heritage - Philippines

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Mactan Island Aquarium

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Manila Ocean Park – the Philippines’ first state-of-the-art Oceanarium
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Tourism - Manila Ocean Park - Remark 5 videos in the album

Manila Ocean Park - It's larger than either Hongkong or Singapore's famous oceanariums. - See live sharks, sting rays, other rare marine creatures, Magical Musical Fountain Show and etc., having close encounter with the people! Look more on www.manilaoceanpark.com

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Botanical Gardens La Union

A montage Jeepny ride that is headed for Botanical Gardens, San Fernando La Union. Masarap ang hanging dito. Johnjon and Ezeljane guide you through the tour of a beautiful garden. Music by famous Filipino Jazz Musician Cecilo Soriano. Enjoy.

Remark this is an album in the main-album "Nature: Landscapes, Protecting, Fauna, Flora, RedLists, Fruit & Plantations, Farming, Forestry - Etc."

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Clark's Paradise Ranch

Perhaps every kid and every nature-lover's ideal getaway, Paradise Ranch in Clark, Pampanga boasts of a petting zoo, various parks, and swimming pools. It is also DENR's wildlife center for Region 3 where confiscated animals are kept, cared for and rehabilitated before they are released to the wild. People go here for events, parties, and seminars, or for rest and relaxation in any of their villas. General manager Erick Gomez says Paradise Ranch is ran by non-profit organization the Philippine Children's Fund of America. Look more about Philippine Children's Fund of America HERE

Organizations for Veterinarians, Etc.

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Philippine Veterinary Medical Association (PVMA)

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Flora, Fruits, Forestry & Plantation & Fauna & Marine National Parks

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The Samahan ng Mamamayan - Zone One Tondo Organization or SM-ZOTO

is a federation of local urban poor organizations from relocation sites and areas for demolition.  It organizes urban poor communities to build and rebuild their lives, turn shanties into empowered communities.

Philippine Wood Producers Association
Philippine Tropical Fish Exporters Association - PTFEA

for the promotion of the tropical fish industry through safe and responsible fishing
Philippine Rubber Industries Association - PRIA

PRIA is an association of manufacturers of rubber products, processors of natural rubber and traders of rubber raw materials and supplies
United Coconut Associations of the Philippines, Inc. (UCAP)

is a non-stock, non-profit private organization, a confederation of associations/organizations involved in the various activities of the coconut industry.

National Federation of Sugarcane Planters - Philippines
RPN Flora & Fauna Inc. Philippines website
The Philippine Orchid Society, Inc.

popularly called “POS” is a non-sectarian, non-profit, and non-stock professional organization which specializes on Philippine orchids species

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Hortica Filipina

is a non-profit, non-sectarian, environmental, non-government organization which has the following objectives:

a. To promote the culture of gardening and plant care in the Philippines;
b. To promote the use of Philippine native tree and plant species in gardening, landscaping and horticulture in the country;
c. To provide gardening, landscaping and horticulture services to communities, households, institutions and other interested parties; and
d. To transfer gardening, landscaping, plant propagation, and horticultural competencies to interested sectors.

CeMAP

the association of the cement manufacturers of the Philippines

Philippine Sugar Millers Association, Inc.
Philippine Chamber of Handicraft Industries (PCHI)

PCHI is a non-profit, non-stock organization of manufacturers, traders, subcontractors, and exporters of Philippine handicrafts.
Green Party of the Philippines
Partido Kalikasan ng Pilipinas

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Pet-animals - general & Veterinarians

Pet-animals - general & Veterinarians, Veterinary clinics, Etc.

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Import - Export of Animals - Bringing Pet-animals to - from Philippines

PinoyPetFinder

offers one of the largest dog website directories on the Internet. Whether you are looking for information on pet health, pet training, pet pictures or free pet stuff, please explore this site with the eagerness of a puppy!

Welcome to PhilippinePetFinder.com Philippines premiere online pet community with many good links

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