The CORAL TRIANGLE is the underwater equivalent of the Amazon. It encompasses an area half the size of the United States and harbours more marine species than anywhere else on the planet. Come explore the Coral Triangle with us.
When Typhoon Haiyan tore through the Philippines, it not only destroyed lives but also 30,000 traditional fishing boats. What did WWF do to help fishers back on their feet? #WWF #CoralTriangle #Philippines
When Typhoon Haiyan tore through the Philippines, it not only destroyed lives but people’s means of livelihoods too including 30,000 traditional fishing boats that fishing communities relied on for su Read more of this story at http://thecoraltriangle.com
WWF-Philippines (Kabang Kalikasan ng Pilipinas) Official Website. The WWF-Philippines is a non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation and preservation of the Philippines' natural environment and the promotion of sustainable development.
Protected areas will come under the spotlight at the IUCN World Parks Congress to be held in Sydney from the 12th to 19th of November. This will be a critical time to really assess how well we’re doing globally to protect critical habitats both on land and in the sea.
The #CoralTriangle is breathtaking both underwater and on land. Here's a spectacular shot by one of the #CoralTriangle's favorite photographers, Jürgen Freund. Firefly fiesta in Bicol, Philippines - 2014 finalist of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition of the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide.
2014, Finalist, Jürgen Freund, Returning to the Bicol Region of the Philippines, Jürgen set out to revisit the magical sight he had witnessed many years before. He had spotted thousands of fireflies – winged beetles with light-emitting organs in their abdomens – lighting up almond trees as they soug…
The European Commission recently notified the government of the Republic of the Philippines, pursuant to the provisions of Article 32 of its Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing regulation, of its decision to consider the possibility of identifying it as a non-cooperating country. Th