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Environment

Davao City converts used cooking to bio-diesel fuel

DAVAO CITY --- Used cooking oil is now a bio-diesel fuel here. This after the city government through the City Environment and Natural Resources Office...

IMO sets ‘off-limits area’ in Tubbataha

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Philippines ---  All types of ships with 150 gross tonnage and higher are warned to sail outside the 4,470-square kilometer area-to-be-avoided (ATBA)...

SMB to plant 70k trees this year to sustain re-greening project

DAVAO CITY, Philippines ---  Beer market leader San Miguel Brewery Inc. has vowed to pursue more tree planting activities this year to sustain its...

Beauty queen return home to protect environment

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines — Reigning Miss Earth Philippines-Fire 2017 Nellza Mortola-Bautista returned to her hometown to do what she loves most --...

Southern Palawan town to sue Ipilan mining over ‘illegal’ operations

Puerto Princesa, Philippines --- The municipal government of Brooke’s Point, southern Palawan, is poised to sue the controversial Ipilan Nickel Corporation (INC) for alleged...

Mt. Apitong in Iloilo due for rehab

ILOILO CITY, Philippines  --- The rehabilitation of the degraded forest land in Mount Apitong in Concepcion, Iloilo has earned another supporter after the signing...

Philippine Eagle center braces against avian flu

DAVAO CITY, Philippines--- The Philippine Eagle Foundation announces the temporary closure of the Philippine Eagle Center on August 15-16, 2017 due to the avian...

Indigenous trees for Paoay sand dunes

LAOAG CITY, Philippines--- Government workers and environmentalist of  of  Paoay town   Leyte planted indigenous trees in an effort to re-green sand dunes Saturday,...

Malaysia foils attempts to smuggle ivory tusks, pangolin scales

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Malaysian authorities said Wednesday that officials have foiled two attempts to smuggle elephant ivory tusks and pangolin scales, worth up...

70 dead marine turtles recovered in Northern Palawan

PUERTO PRINCESA, Philippines --- Police authorities recovered around 70 pieces of dead marine turtles (pawikan) in the northern Palawan town of Dumaran early morning...
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