Philippine Eagle Pamana released in the wrong place – DENR

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/02 September) – Philippine Eagle Pamana would have survived if she was released deep in the forest of the 31,000-hectare Mt. Hamiguitan Range in Davao Oriental, an environment… »

Funds raised for identification of killer of Philippine Eagle Pamana

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/21 August) — Allies of Philippine Eagle Pamana turned to crowdfunding to raise funds to identify the person(s) behind the death of the bird. #JusticeForPamana, which went live… »

To the Sea

Rolando Pagara of Pawikan Conservation in Magsaysay town, Misamis Oriental releases 112 Hawksbill turtles along the coastline of barangay Candiis on October 25, 2014. MindaNews photo by Erwin Mascarinas

Greenpeace seeks ban on shark hunting in Surigao

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews/30 May) — A conservation group urged local government units in the Surigao provinces to impose a ban on the catching of all kinds of sharks. Vince Cinches,… »

Philippine Hawk Eagle released in CDO

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews/27 May) — The Philippine Hawk Eagle refused to fly at first and preferred to perch on the gloved hands of Roel Dahonog, acting chief of… »

Free Again

Roel Dahonog, acting regional chief of the Protected Areas and Wildlife Division of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-10 and an assistant release a Philippine Hawk Eagle at the… »


Dead baby sharks that were said to have bitten the bait fastened to hooks intended for other fish are lined up on the banca of a fisherman that just came… »

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