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PH eagle shot dead after attacking pet dog in Misamis Oriental—PAWB

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The Philippine Eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi)    www.philippineeagle.org

Wildlife authorities confirmed on Wednesday, that two bullets killed Minalwang, the Philippine eagle that was freed in the wilds last August after two years of rehabilitation.

Posted: October 23rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Rescued PH eagle released into wild found shot dead

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Barely two months after he was released back into the wild, Minalwang, a Philippine Eagle nursed back to health over the past two years by wildlife authorities, was found dead in the forest of Mt. Lumot in Misamis Oriental.

Posted: October 20th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

BFAR told mosquito fish is ‘invasive alien species’

STUDENTS in Dagupan City release mosquito fish into canals in the streets to help in the campaign against the spread of dengue fever. WILLIE LOMIBAO/CONTRIBUTOR

An environment official on Friday sounded the alarm over the release of thousands of mosquito-eating fish in canals and waterways in Pangasinan, saying it is “a highly invasive alien species.”

Posted: July 21st, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Another tarsier, boxed on a bus, dies in urban jungle

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CUTE, CUDDLY—AND COLD  A tarsier found in Quezon City, the second to be rescued in the metropolis since last month, lies dead when shown to the media Friday, a reminder that what thrives in the wild should stay in the wild. MARIANNE BERMUDEZ

In another dose of bad news for wildlife conservationists, a tarsier was found in Metro Manila and died a few days later despite efforts to feed it and simulate its natural habitat at an animal rescue center, an environment official announced on Friday.

Posted: July 6th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Tarsier, ‘icon of PH tourism,’ sought out as pets–foundation

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Growing popularity and association with a top tourist destination in the country drive people to take them away from their natural habitat and make them their pets, the Philippine Tarsier Foundation Inc. (PTFI),said Friday after the death of a second tarsier rescued in Quezon City.

Posted: July 6th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

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