WBCP Partners with PEF in Holding a Birdwatching Workshop

by Trinket Constantino Trinket Constantino writes about WBCP’s latest partnership with the Philippine Eagle Foundation. WBCP members Trinket Constantino, Adri Constantino, and Pete Simpson held a 2-day training seminar on Birdwatching and Bird Tour Guiding at the Philippine Eagle Center in Davao for a diverse group of enthusiastic and knowledgeable participants. The club’s working relationship…

Trying to Make Sense of a Senseless Killing

by Tonji Ramos Birders were heartbroken and disturbed to hear the news of the violent and untimely death of yet another Philippine Eagle. The victim was a well-known eagle, part of a nesting pair and the mother of a young eaglet. Many birders had witnessed first hand this particular eagle feeding and caring for her…

2013 ASIAN WATERBIRD CENSUS IN DAVAO

Davao-based WBCP member Pete Simpson joins the Region XI DENR for the 2013 AWC in three sites in Davao and also visits a fourth site on his own. space AWC in Davao by Pete Simpson As when pictures are posted of Ashy Ground-Thrush and Green-Faced Parrotfinch, I looked on enviously from my home in Davao…

FEATURED BIRDING SITE: BARANGAY EDEN

Davao-based WBCP member Pete Simpson writes about an interesting mountain birdwatching area near Davao. space Birding Eden on the slopes of Mount Talomo By Pete Simpson Many birders visiting Mindanao only get to see PICOP and Mt Kitanglad, but a half day session at this safe and accessible site may add a few species to…