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DENR wants Cebu Hawk Owls protected; awards biologists

September 26, 2012


by Jessa J. Agua, Correspondent THE environment department awarded the scientists who discovered the Cebu Hawk Owl, the third endemic bird species in the province. Biologists Lisa Paguntalan and Godfrey Jakosalem were honored last Monday by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources – 7 (DENR-7). The owl’s scientific name is Ninox rumseyi, and is  found […]

Capitol ‘Revoke Kawasan resort ECC’

May 3, 2012


THE Capitol is seeking the suspension of the Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) of one of several resorts in Kawasan Falls that it ordered closed last month. In a letter to Environment Management Board (EMB-7) Regional Director Fernando Quililan, Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia said the Small Cottage and Picnic Sheds Project owned by Wilhelmino Saldua is […]