Tag Archives: Ecotourism

Donsol’s Biggest Catch

Saturday, 17 March 2012 18:00 Roderick L. Abad / Special Features Writer DONSOL, Sorsogon—The Philippines, being an archipelago, sits atop vast natural resources. Be it by land or water, it’s endowed with a plethora of flora and fauna of different … Continue reading

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Bicol revs up economic engine

By Fernan Gianan, Jonas Cabiles Soltes, Mar Arguelles 9:47 pm | Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 In this Year of the Water Dragon, Bicol is poised to take off. The optimism stems from the region’s economic growth in previous years as … Continue reading

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Donsol’s mangroves: Conserving nature’s resources

By Gregg Yan (The Philippine Star) Updated January 15, 2012 12:00 AM MANILA, Philippines – Three very different creatures are known to converge in the municipality of Donsol in Sorsogon: the most celebrated of course, are the whale sharks– largest … Continue reading

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Govt., private sector step up protection, conservation measures for whalesharks

PIA Press Release Tuesday, December 06, 2011 by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY, Dec 6 (PIA) — Protection and conservation efforts for the whalesharks or butanding in Sorsogon got another boost from the government and private sector following the gathering … Continue reading

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Power firm to spearhead National Greening Program in Sorsogon

by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY,July 19 (PIA) — Forging manpower and resources for a Green Philippines, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Energy Development Corporation (EDC) will spearhead the call of government for a National Greening … Continue reading

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Author’s Pick – Places to Visit in Sorsogon City

I was observing the hits of this site and I noticed that the most visited are the sites about places in Sorsogon; this is also reflected on the search engine queries that referred this site to the visitors. I realized … Continue reading

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Bulusan natural park: A conservation success story

There are many conservation success stories in the Philippines. Most of them are unknown. Bulusan Volcano Natural Park in Sorsogon is one of those unknowns. The natural park in south central Sorsogon province is a 3,673 ha nationally protected rainforest … Continue reading

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Sta Magdalena town mulls road map for community- based management system

by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY, April 1(PIA) — Sta Magdalena Mayor Alejandro Gamos has confirmed the town’s road map for Community Based Management System (CBMS) is now on the drawing board, crafted with with the help of the women … Continue reading

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Sorsogon banners tourism this 2011

by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY (PIA) – “Tourism has never been this good in the province of Sorsogon. Donsol has indeed opened a very wide avenue for our province. The whaleshark interaction activity in Donsol is a phenomenon. That … Continue reading

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Mangrove in Brgy. Bulabog

The mangrove in Bgry. Bulabog is a common sight when you pass by the area (Pepita Park always comes into my mind). I can still remember when I was still a kid, behind the small wet market in the barangay, … Continue reading

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