WBCP PRESS CONFERENCE ON BIRD STRIKES

WBCP was in the news to set the public straight about the relationship between bird strikes, airports, and bird sanctuaries. space WBCP PRESS CONFERENCE by Anthony Arbias The Wild Bird Club of the Philippines (WBCP) led by President Mike Lu, Vice President Gina Mapua, Ornithologist Arne Jensen and Atty. Ipat Luna held a press conference…

REPRINT FROM BIRDING ASIA: ASHY GROUND THRUSH IN LA MESA ECOPARK

WBCP stalwarts Adri Constantino and Trinket Canlas wrote a paper on the Ashy Ground Thrush at La Mesa Ecopark for BirdingAsia, the Bulletin of the Oriental Bird Club. eBON is proud to reprint their article, with permission from OBC. space The Oriental Bird Club (OBC) is a UK-registered charity “for birders and ornithologists around the world…

FEATURED BIRDING SITE: BATANES ISLANDS

Birding Sites Editor Christian Perez has visited Batanes many times. In this article he describes the different birds that can be seen in Batanes and the best times to visit. space Birding in Batanes by Christian Perez Birding Sites Editor Batanes as a tourist destination needs no introduction, but it is not that well known…

THE BLIND SPOT: PARADISE FOUND

Photography Editor Bob Kaufman writes about the latest avian attraction at La Mesa Ecopark in Quezon City. space Paradise Found by Bob Kaufman Photography Editor The heat and humidity put our endurance almost to their limits as we waited for the bird to appear. Two hours-and-a-half being bathed in copious perspiration and not even having…

PLEDGE TO FLEDGE MOVEMENT

In support of the Pledge to Fledge (P2F) birding outreach movement, the Wild Bird Club of the Philippines held two public guided trips during its inaugural weekend, August 24-26, at the La Mesa Ecopark (LMEP) and Las Piñas – Parañaque Critical Habitat and Ecotourism Area (LPPCHEA). space Pledge to Fledge by Jops Josef P2F is…

SEPTEMBER ROUNDUP

September was loaded with activities for the wbcp. Here is a summary of the events the club had the past month. space SEPTEMBER ROUNDUP                                                              …