Philippine Duck Rescue

by Art and Riza Melicor It was our second day in Abra de Ilog, Mindoro Occidental, and I knew I had to climb the steep hill beyond the thick foliage behind our lodging, and see what world of mystery waited for me there. I picked up my camera hoping to find a labuyo or any…

Guided Trip in LPPCHEA

by Rache Go Man has always turned to nature for inspiration. Whether it’s for beauty, peace, success, or anything else, nature has always provided answers to our questions. Nature is fuel for the soul, often when we feel depleted we reach for a cup of coffee or something sweet, but connecting with nature is a…

Back to Masungi

Text by Gwen So Photos by Gwen So, Mary June Bugante, and Jon Villasper On August 1,Willem sent out an email for a club trip in Masungi Karst located in the mountainous area of Baras, Rizal, mentioning three areas to check out: a newly reforested trail, the clubhouse grounds, and the karst (limestone terrain). Still…

Birdwatching in Lucban, Quezon

by Alexander Elias Lucban is a municipality spread over 130 kilometers and has around 54,000 inhabitants. It can be reached by car from Alabang, Metro Manila in 2.5 – 3.5 hours. It is bordered by Majayjay and Luisiana towns in Laguna province and Sampaloc and Tayabas towns in Quezon Province. Lucban is a landlocked municipality, but is…

September – October 2018 Roundup of Activities

September 2, 2018 – WBCP-Davao 1st Sunday Birdwatching Trip  Cleanergy Park Davao City September 9, 2018 – Guided trip Las Pinas-Paranaque Critical Habitat and Ecotourism Area Manila Bay September 9, 2018 – Club trip Pampanga River West Bank Masantol & Macabebe, Pampanga September 23, 2018 – Club trip Mt. Makiling and International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) Laguna September…