News for May, 2013

Aileen Maypa | May 28, 2013

The Research Unit of the Coastal Conservation and Education Foundation led by its Research Director, Dr. Aileen Maypa and the Lapu-lapu Dive Rangers led by Mr. Andy Berame, conducted a coral reef assessment last May 11, 2013 at Maribago on selected sites along the operational route of the Yellow Submarine.

Aileen Maypa | May 28, 2013

The Coastal Conservation and Education Foundation (CCEF) through its Research Unit, engages in a coral reef rehabilitation effort at Apo Island Marine Sanctuary in Dauin, Negros Oriental. This is a collaborative work with Silliman University - Institute of Environmental and Marine Science (SU-IEMS) leading the coral rehabilitation component through C. Reboton, a Ph.D. student and CCEF leading the fishery recovery through its Research Director, Dr. A. Maypa supported by UNICO Conservation Foundation in Australia and the Foundation for Philippine Environment (FPE).

Analeh Patindol | May 17, 2013

The urgent need to reforest our sparse mangroves, quickly and massively, has encouraged non-government organizations, local government units, people’s organizations, academe, and business sectors to do mangrove reforestation and rehabilitation efforts.