Tag Archives: Oslob Cebu

Groups propose ban on feeding of sharks

OFFICIALS of government agencies, local government units and nature conservation groups recommended yesterday a ban on feeding of sharks. The feeding ban was among the recommendations during the first Philippine Shark Summit, held in Cebu City. The summit was organized … Continue reading

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Oslob’s tuki tour operators to visit Donsol

By Carmel Loise Matus Cebu Daily News 7:52 am | Thursday, April 19th, 2012 Oslob and Cebu tourism officials will go to  Donsol in Sorsogon province next month to see for themselves “best practices” in whale shark tourism. “Although they … Continue reading

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Lessons from Donsol

By Amer R. Amor, VERA Files Posted at 01/29/2012 10:30 PM | Updated as of 01/30/2012 12:42 AM What other towns can learn about whale sharks (First of two parts) It was an image Butanding Interaction Officer (BIO) Allan Amanse … Continue reading

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Whale sharks and tourism

By Angel Alcala WHALE sharks, the largest plankton-feeding fish in the worldmeasuring up to 13.7 meters in length, are now recognized for their potentials in tourism. They have been the main tourist attraction in the town of Donsol, Sorsogon (in … Continue reading

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Stop feeding whale sharks in Oslob

By Carmel Loise Matus Cebu Daily News 9:01 am | Saturday, January 7th, 2012 WHILE a divers organization said it was all right – and even beneficial – for fishermen to feed whale sharks in Oslob town, an environmentalist has … Continue reading

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