A group of elementary pupils rescued a serpent eagle that it found while the children were on their way home in Magpet town, North Cotabato province, eliciting praises from town officials who said they marveled at how the children cared more for the environment than adults.
By Edwin Fernandez
A carabao that was on its way to a slaughterhouse went berserk here Wednesday, attacking two motorcycles loaded with passengers and a roadside eatery, before it was shot dead by police, officials said.
An elephant that was chained and tortured in captivity for half a century cried tears of joy when he was freed in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh last July 4.
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.
The National Park Service is moving to ban drones from 84 million acres (34 million hectares) of public lands and waterways.