By Lu-Ann Fuentes
Glossy Ibis (Plegadis falcinellus), a bird rarely seen in the Philippines, was identified last June 2 in Saud, Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte by volunteers from the Wild Bird Club of the Philippines (WBCP) taking part in a bird-migration research. This is the first time that this bird species was photographed in mainland Luzon.
By Maricar Cinco
Tanay town in Rizal province is taking the lead in the preservation of cloud rats, an endemic species listed as critically endangered, as it embarks on a six-month massive watershed reforestation program.
By Riza T. Olchondra
The Department of Energy (DOE) will be helping Metro Manila schools reduce their dependence on the Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) through the installation of solar power systems on various campuses.
Police in the central Philippines have seized half a ton (1,100 pounds) of shark meat destined for use in fried fish snacks, the head of an illegal fishing task force said Saturday.
By Alex V. Pal and Carmel Loise Matus
Have you ever tasted shark meat? If you’ve tried those fish balls along Rizal Boulevard here and in a myriad of other places in the country, chances are, you have!