Arroceros Forest Park - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Arroceros Forest Park


The protectors of Manila's last lung

Aug 21, 2019 - 6:00 PM

With support from Manila's mayor, Arroceros Forest Park is safe for the first time in a long time – a huge relief for its protectors, who have spent the better part of the last two decades fighting to keep it alive

IN PHOTOS: An afternoon stroll inside Arroceros Forest Park

Aug 10, 2019 - 9:14 PM

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno said in July that he wants to expand the forest park, also called the last lung of Manila

MANILA'S LAST LUNG. Arroceros Forest Park is one of the few green spaces in the busy capital of Manila. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Isko Moreno: No to building of gym in Arroceros Forest Park

May 18, 2019 - 8:50 PM

'It will be retained as Arroceros park, full of trees that help us breathe better,' says Manila City mayor-elect Isko Moreno Domagoso

NO TO A GYM. Isko Moreno says he will oppose the building of a gymnasium at the Arroceros Forest Park because he suspects that it will be turned into a cock-fighting arena. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler