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Earth Hour aims to give fiberglass boats to Haiyan fishermen

Feb 19, 2014 - 6:35 PM

Aside from the annual 60 minute switch off there will also be a crowd funding campaign to help fishermen get back to sea

FIBERGLASS BOAT. The grey boat in the photo is a prototype of the fiberglass Mark I model. Photo by Gregg Yan/WWF-Philippines

Palawan aims for a 100% renewable energy future

Oct 23, 2013 - 1:57 PM

The last ecological frontier hopes to attract more renewable energy investors even as an opposed coal plant is in the works

GOING FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY. Palaweños gather to lend their support to the Palawan provincial government's 100% renewable energy plan. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Saving Nemo: The truth about the marine aquarium trade

Sep 29, 2013 - 12:39 PM

Love to collect fish? Think before you buy The marine aquarium trade has lasting ecological consequences

WHERE IS NEMO? In the 5 years since 'Finding Nemo' aired, rising demand for the aquarium trade has   forced some clownfish populations to decline by as much as 75%. All photos by Gregg Yan

Green groups urge more domestic action on climate change

Sep 28, 2013 - 5:33 PM

After the release of an international climate change report groups call for more local action on climate change adaptation

LOCAL ACTION. The Philippines, already suffering from some of the worst impacts of climate change, has to act now, according to green groups after the release of IPCC's Fifth Assessment report on the status of climate change

The rains of Maring: Lessons learned

Aug 22, 2013 - 9:00 AM

To work preparedness must be a public private endeavor Unfortunately the business and commercial sectors went their merry way

That morning in Tubbataha

Aug 17, 2013 - 9:38 AM

Tubbataha Reef celebrated its 25th anniversary as a Marine Protected Area last August 11

FLOURISHING. Despite destruction from ships that ran aground it and illegal fishing, Tubbataha Reef is doing well. Photos by JML Tan

Chinese fishers tried to bribe rangers

Apr 09, 2013 - 6:39 PM

The 12 Chinese on board a vessel that ran aground on Tubbataha face administrative and criminal charges

PRISTINE REEFS. The coral reefs of Tubbataha are healthy and free from parasites such as the nasty crown-of-thorns starfish that eats polyps, the live organisms that make up the coral. Photo by Lory Tan/WWF

Earth Hour a waste of time? Not for Lory Tan

Mar 23, 2013 - 9:57 AM

There are those who think Earth Hour is a waste of time WWF Philippine CEO Lory Tan answers their points

POINT FOR POINT. WWF-Philippines CEO Lory Tan responds to anti-Earth Hour sentiments. Photo by Pia Ranada

An Earth Hour to call your own

Feb 28, 2013 - 11:31 AM

Earth Hour 2013 is all about making those 60 minutes extra special for you and the world Here are 10 fun ideas

MAKE IT YOUR OWN. This year, WWF-Philippines encourages you to be creative in how you celebrate Earth Hour