Environment and Nature

Foreigner fixes broken trash bin in Dumaguete, earns praises from netizens

A foreigner in Dumaguete was spotted fixing a broken trash bin The unidentified Good Samaritan was armed with tools to fix the damaged trash can Netizens commended his good deed and original poster Montermoso wants others to be inspired by the…


A diver luckily survived after being swallowed by a whale

And unknowingly, the whale engulfed the photographer All he can do was hope that the whale would not take him deeper They are gentle giants, and it was just an accident At the Port Elizabeth Harbor, a sardine run happens in the Southern Hemisphere…


Beach bursts into flames in Agusan Del Norte, causes concern to residents

After drilling the ground for soil-testing, a beach in Augusan Del Norte bursts into flames Residents believed that there’s natural gas beneath the earth in Brgy. Poblacion, Magallanes DOE has come to the conclusion that methane gas beneath the…


Philippines has 11 out of 15 cities with cleanest air in SEA, study shows

Eleven of the cities in Southeast Asia with the cleanest air are in the Philippines Calamba and Laguna takes top spot in the list, says 2018 Air Quality Report PH got a “moderate” rating under the Air Quality Index (AQI) with an average…


Nadine Lustre calls out to a driver for littering, stresses taking responsibility for nature

Nadine Lustre on not taking nature for granted Nadine Lustre calls out to a driver for littering “Be more conscientious regarding our trash!” You just finished eating your candy. Now, you are stuck with this piece of plastic and there…


Surigao del Sur river admired for clean waters

A river in Surigao del Sur amazed netizens as it remained clear and clean even though surrounded by 50,000 residents A Facebook post has shared photos of the river When you think of a river that runs in the middle of a municipality that has 50,000…


Swimming in Manila Bay possible in December 2019?

DENR said that people may be able to swim in Manila Bay this December 2019. They will launch the Manila Bay rehabilitation program on January 27 and it is expected to be finished within a year. Environment Undersecretary Sherwin Rigor said that some…


Foreigner picks up trash in BGC; goes viral

A Facebook user posted about a foreigner picking up garbage at Bonifacio Global City. He said that he hopes that it will be an eye opener to everyone. As many would post and campaign against improper garbage disposal, only a few would really do…


Traslacion volunteers clean up after the mess of devotees

Volunteers speak up about the amount of garbage they have gathered from the path of the Black Nazarene’s Traslacion. There was a total of 44 trucks of trash that were gathered from the Quirino Grandstand to Quiapo. Thousands of devotees of the…


Over Php40 Billion budget approved! DENR to start Manila Bay rehab this month

Budget for the Manila Bay rehabilitation program approved by President Duterte. Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) secretary Roy Cimatu suggested the rehabilitation himself. President Rodrigo Duterte approved the P47 Billion…