The blacktip reef shark (Carcharhinus melanopterus) is one of the most common sharks in the nearshore waters of the tropical and subtropical Indo-Pacific. This shark is pale grayish-brown on the dorsal side and white on the ventral side. All its fins have black tips highlighted by lighter-colored borders. Younger sharks usually stay on shallow, sandy... Continue Reading →
G.R.E.E.N.ing Minds at El Nido Resorts
“G.R.E.E.N.-minded Ka Na Ba?”, the newest and hippest Nature Interpretation Training Challenge to hit Palawan is making waves this 2012!
The Plants of El Nido, Palawan by Ulysses Ferreras
Learn about El Nido's plants from noted field botanist Ulysses Ferreras!
The “Did You Know” Girl of Apulit
Did you know that one of the things that I like about being an Environmental Officer is that I never stop learning new things?
Creature Feature: mistletoe
In Western cultures, it’s a popular Christmas tradition for a couple to kiss when they meet under mistletoe. But did you know that there are also species of mistletoe that can be found in Palawan?
Take a walk with a plant expert: Mr. Ulysses Ferreras’ visit to Apulit Island Resort
This is what happens when you combine AIR Environmental Officer Mavic Doctor and an expert botanist.
ENR participates in International Coastal Cleanup 2011
Guests and staff from Miniloc, Lagen and Apulit Island Resorts joined the rest of the world in celebrating this year’s International Coastal Clean-up Day last September 17, 2011.