WBCP News from the Field

The Records Committee of the Wild Bird Club compiled the noteworthy Philippine bird records for January 2012 to April 2013 — News from the Field – January 2012 to April 2013 By Mark Jason Villa and Arne Jensen Country firsts  A surprise record, making it the first swan for the Philippines, was the Tundra Swan Cygnus Columbianus bewickii.…

Birding Trip: Farm Roads of Oriental Mindoro

WBCP member Brian Ellis shares tips on birding on farm roads — what to look for and also what to look out for! — Birding the Farm Roads of Oriental Mindoro text and photos by Brian Ellis Perhaps not the most exciting places to go birding but farm roads can be interesting. For a newbie…

August 2013 Roundup

August 2013 Roundup Compiled by Mike Lu and Maia Tanedo Aug. 4 and 11 – Guided Trip for UP Mountaineers Applicants. Two separate guided trips were conducted for the applicants of the UP Mountaineers. The first trip was done in the Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife and the second was done in the University of…