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THE Cebu City Parks and Playground Commission (CPPC) wants the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to update the City Government on the status of the application of permit to earth-ball the trees inside the Tesda compound. The earth-…

GILUTONGAN Elementary School has enough classrooms, but its pupils and teachers would sometimes hold their classes outside, under the shade of a tree. They have computers, but the children rarely get their hands on them. The problem: lack of electricit…

SYDNEY — Nearly 200 pilot whales stranded themselves on New Zealand’s South Island on Friday, and hordes of rescuers rushed to the remote area in a bid to guide them back to sea. Two dozen of the 198 whales had already died despite efforts to save the creatures, which were found stranded on Farewell Spit,

By Erwin M. Mascariñas I’VE always been a huge enthusiast when it comes to wild life photography although it has always been very hard for me since I could only afford a lens with much limited range. So it came as a delight after I heard of a village in the town of Jasaan in

TECHNOLOGICAL changes in the field of telecommunications are happening in a rapid pace. Continuous popularity of social networking sites, the high demand for mobile browsing, and the availability of very affordable communications gadgets encourage more…

GLOBE Telecom is supporting a project that aims to intensify the protection of sharks in Monad Shoal, Malapascua Island. Majestic thresher sharks and white tip sharks are among the major attractions of Malapascua, a small island off Cebu’s northern tip, which constantly evokes interest among scuba divers from all over the world. Project Shark Shelter,

MANILA Water Foundation recently teamed up with its newest partner, Philippine Book Fairs Education, Inc. (PBFEI). Manila Water Foundation also received P15,000-worth of book certificate from the PBFEI which will be used to support the Foundation’s programs geared towards water, used water and environmental education. “In its aim of improving lives through livelihood and education

THE Department of Environment and Natural Resource-Central Visayas (DENR-7) uses geotagging to monitor the progress of the National Greening Program (NGP) in the region. DENR 7 Executive Director Isabelo Montejo said the geotagging system will ensure a…

IN CELEBRATION of Earth Day 2014, Manila Water spearheaded various activities meant to raise public consciousness on the need to preserve and protect the environment. Manila Water Operations Group Director Geodino Carpio said the celebration of this year’s Earth Day with the theme “Earth Day Everyday, Everywhere, for Everyone” is very relevant considering the many

By Liberty Pinili ABOUT 180 bicycle enthusiasts Saturday participated in a ride to celebrate Earth Day. Although Earth Day was on April 22, Tindak Sugbo organizers scheduled the early morning ride on a Saturday to allow more bikers to participate. Othe…

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