10th PBF Bataan: Ecotourism Forum

A special educational offering of the Philippine Bird Festival, the Ecotourism Forum is designed to be an avenue for ecotourism practitioners and strategists from across Asia to exchange best practices and success stories that instruct and inspire ideas.   Among the special educational offerings of the Philippine Bird Festival (PBF) is the Ecotourism Forum. First held…

News from the Field – October 2013 to April 2014

Compiled and edited by Arne Jensen and Christine Telesforo Records collected by the Records Committee and the Rarities Committee and presented here cover the period from 1 October 2013 to 3 April 2014 (unless otherwise stated). All records of species documented less than 20 times previously are undergoing final assessments by the WBCP Rarities Committee…

May 2014 Roundup

compiled by Mike Lu and James Biron May 3, 2014 – BBQ Party Members of the WBCP went to Jops Josef’s residence in La Vista Subdivision in Quezon City for a barbecue party. May 8, 2014 – Meeting at BMB  regarding Philippine Eagle Week Members of the WBCP went to Biodiversity Management Bureau to discuss schedule…

April 2014

9th Philippine Bird Festival – Zamboanga by Marites Falcon Stories from the 9th Philippine Bird Fest – Zamboanga by Christine Telesforo Why Bird Records Matter by Ned Liuag Evolution, Ecology and Ethno-Ornithology as Tools for Conservation: A Study of Hornbills – Summary of a Talk by Dr. Juan Carlos T. Gonzales by Jamie Dichaves Birding…