Miniloc Island Resort's Food and Beverage Department grabbed the top prize in Pa-Berdehan: The El Nido Resorts Eco Challenge 2011 with their three-part project entitled "Green-Minded Waiters".
Not content with just one new species, scientists have confirmed another new species of coral reef fish in El Nido, this time from Lagen Island.
Mr. Ulysses Ferreras, a well-known field botanist, paid El Nido a second visit three years after his first survey in 2008.
El Nido Resorts recently participated in the Asia Regional Forum on Biodiversity held in Cha-am, Petchaburi, Thailand from November 3-4, 2011.
The Green Hour presentation highlights the steps El Nido Resorts has taken towards becoming a success story in responsible tourism.
The staff of Lagen Island Resort attended a week-long training seminar entitled "El Nido 1010: Isang Linggong Pagkilala (A Week of Acquaintance)" last October 14-20, 2011.
El Nido Resorts’ “Be G.R.E.E.N. (Guard, Respect, Educate El Nido)” environmental practices training seminar received the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)