Beyond The Rolling Hills

Just got back from Malandag, Sarangani Province in Mindanao. We took a land trip to Davao City and the flight back to Manila was horrible. We have to go through a three to four hour delay due to bad weather. Davao City was on halt due to flooding. Upland in Sarangani, flooding is not an …

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Remote Locations

Spent four days in a remote location. I was trying to practice night photography during one of those free times at night.  Power plants have to be in remote locations which is the norm but no one can stop population growth and urbanization that one day, remote locations are no longer remote anymore. We may …

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‘Lolong’ Dies In Captivity…Mourning Mode

It is really sad to hear the news of Lolong dying in captivity.  Not only of the townsfolk where he had spent his last days but generally the wildlife and biodiversity situation here in the Philippines. The Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau and the local government unit which captured the crocodile were not in good …

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PH’s biggest croc’s habitat in critical condition

By Florante S. Solmerin | Posted on July 25, 2012 | 12:12am | The Agusan marshland is in “critical condition’ due to unabated cutting of trees, the Anti-Illegal Task Force said on Tuesday. Lolong’s lair. The Guinness-certified biggest saltwater crocodile, “Lolong,” thrives in Agusan marshlands. The AILTF made the observation after conducting an aerial observation …

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