Incidental Marine Life Lessons

Danjugan Series 2 (Danjugan Island Marine Reserve & Wildlife Sanctuary is a privately-owned island under barangay Bulata in Cauayan Negros Occidental. It is open to those who pass the application process to experience conservation work for species and habitats.) “DANJUGAN is not a resort. It is a conservation project offering activities that will awaken your […]

The Liguasan of tomorrow

My article: “From terrorism to ecotourism” was published in Sun.Star Davao last February 17, 2019. Here is the link: I’m copying the full text here just to make sure that it stays online even when Sun.Star might choose to change its website in the future and access to archives becomes restricted. I thank my […]

Baganga at last (More Pablo wastelands)

Like Cateel, Baganga is also an old town, thus there were still a few old wooden houses there, pre-Pablo. Not anymore. From Bislig, where we were assured of concrete and landslide-free road, Baganga is around three hours and 20 minutes father down south through the eastern seaboards of Southeastern Mindanao. A total of 410 km […]

Portraiture… of the underwater kind

We’re still underwater, from my collection of years ago. Since we’ve already tackled “connections”, here are some of those photos I most treasure because of the subjects’ seeming willingness to have their portraits taken. It’s a joy to establish such connection with creatures in the wild. Like crabby crabs… Of different kinds. All of them […]