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Environment

PH geothermal energy giant to help restore Boracay wetland

KALIBO, Aklan – The country’s geothermal energy giant will support the government in restoring a wetland in the world-famous Boracay Island.The Energy Development Corp....

‘Keep Pandan waters clean’

PANDAN, Antique – The local government and the community must work hand in hand to keep the recreational waters in this town clean and...

P300T worth of threatened PH plant seized

MANILA – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources has seized 34 sacks containing illegally collected stems of a threatened plant species used in...

How dirty is the Iloilo River?

ILOILO City – The Iloilo River is among the trademarks of this capital city. It is an estuary – an arm of the sea...

Cotabato ‘treasure hunt’ halted

KIDAPAWAN City – A local environment officer ordered to stop an unauthorized digging activity in Sitio Malaang, Barangay Poblacion, Makilala, North Cotabato.Engineer Walter Ruizo,...

Christmas frigatebird sighting means ‘healthy ecosystem’ in Apo Reef

MANILA – The sighting of Christmas frigatebirds at the Apo Reef Natural Park (ARNP) in Occidental Mindoro means a “healthy ecosystem” is thriving in...

PH lifts 2-year ban on mining exploration

MANILA – The Philippines has lifted a two-year moratorium on approving mining exploration permits, in a move that the government and industry hope will...

Guimaras mulls solar energy use for biz ops

GUIMARAS – Businesses in this island province are considering the use of solar energy to power their operations.In a recent business forum, the Solar...

Hope for Palawan forest turtle conservation

PUERTO PRINCESA – Hope springs for the critically endangered Palawan forest turtle after conservationists successfully hatched a single egg following about 10 years of...

‘Don’t leave Boracay to local gov’t alone’

BORACAY – This famed island resort must not be managed by the local government alone, according to Sen. Cynthia Villar.The chairwoman of the Senate...

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