WATCH: WBCP in the Local News

The birdwatching activity of WBCP members in Lake Tinagacan in General Santos City made it to ABS-CBN’s TV Patrol South Central Mindanao news. The activity was part of the WBCP’s participation in the 1st Urban Biodiversity Fair. Watch the news clip below where members Carmela Espanola and Mike Lu were interviewed.

My Palawan Birding Experience

by Ash Joshua P. AdevaGr. 12 Life Science and Research Track student Being a part of the Senior High School Life Science and Research track in Holistic Education & Development Center (HEDCen) changed who I am as a person. One of the most defining experiences I had in my life was my first birding fieldwork…

May – June 2019 Roundup

Collated by Mike LuWith photos from Vincent Alinan, Ramon Gayas Jr., Jops Josef, Mike Lu, Gwen So, Mariel Uyquiengco, and Alice Villa-Real May 4 Global Big Day In celebration of the Global Big Day, members of the Club organized a trip to the Marilaque Highway in Infanta (Quezon Province).  The roadside birding is located high up…

Through the Binoculars of a Rookie Birder

by Michael Ancheta Chua When I joined the WBCP in October of last year, I immediately set my sights on birding in Subic. I was always enchanted by the birds of the forest, especially parrots. I remember repeatedly asking Jops when would we have a club trip there. Eventually he told me that there was…

Racing to the Win! The 2nd WBCP Bird Race

by Trinket Constantino with photos from Tinggay Cinco, Adri Constantino, and Gwen So When Jelaine asked me if I was interested in assembling a team for the 2nd WBCP Bird Race, I immediately answered in the affirmative!  I had also taken part in the 1st WBCP bird race way back in 2007 – and it…

The 2019 Earth Day Celebration at Arroceros Park

By Tinggay R. Cinco The Wild Bird Club of the Philippines participated in the Earth Day Celebration last April 13, 2019 at Arroceros  Park organized by the Winner Foundation.  The event highlighted the importance of Arroceros Park as the last remaining urban forest in Manila, dubbed as the “last lung of the city.”  As a…