It's not easy being blue, but how about being black or yellow too?
The rufous night heron (Nycticorax caledonicus) is more often heard rather than seen, but never fear!
This is Part 1 of a series of articles on energy use in the Philippines, what we can all do to lessen energy use in our homes, and El Nido Resorts as a case study for how small changes mean big savings.
When you think of possible jobs for a Biology graduate, the tourism industry isn't exactly the first thing that comes to mind, even more so if the potential employer is a luxury island resort.
The hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) is one of the two species of sea turtle usually seen in El Nido (the other is the green sea turtle).
The green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) is one of the two species of sea turtles usually seen in El Nido (the hawksbill sea turtle is the other).
The olive-backed sunbird (Cinnyris jugularis), locally called tamasi, is a common resident of El Nido.
The Palawan leafbird (Chloropsis palawanensis) is a small bird with broad wings and a long tail that's easily recognizable by its green body color and yellow throat.