The Protected Areas of Palawan

Ursula Island Game Refuge and Bird Sanctuary

“A home for migratory birds- the islet of Ursula is located in the southern most of Palawan, near the municipality of Brooke’s Point. The islet of Ursula is a migratory and wintering ground for shorebirds and seabirds”

El Nido-Taytay Managed Resource Protected Area

“It is governed by the precautionary principle,”Sustainable Resource Use and Development that benefits Local Communities”. This is to address the threats/pressing problems being faced by Protected Area like illegal fishing, land conversion, illegal logging,etc.”

Tubbataha Reef National Marine Park

“Designated by UNESCO as World Heritage Site,one of three in the Philippines(the other being the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park and Banaue Rice Terraces.Despite its remote location from Puerto Princesa City and an overnight voyage by ship, Tubbataha has become a popular site for seasoned sport divers”

Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park

“Believe to be one of the longest navigable underground rivers in the world which features cathedral-like caverns and domes. The stalactites and stalagmites formation resembles like religious images, fruits and birds. Truly, an admirable underworld that project the omnipotence of the Creator over human hands.”

The Malampaya Sound Land and Seascape Protected Area

“Believe to be one of the longest navigable underground rivers in the world which features cathedral-like caverns and domes. The stalactites and stalagmites formation resembles like religious images, fruits and birds. Truly, an admirable underworld that project the omnipotence of the Creator over human hands.”

Coron Island Protected Area

“The main attraction of Coron is the enchantingly situated seven lakes, famous of which is the nationally acclaimed cleanest lake in the Philippines, the Kayangan Lake. It also has number of islands with white beaches, potential for resort developments”

Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary (CGPWS)

“Is the Philippines major conservation showcase for wildlife habitat holding the single distinction as the first successful wildlife translocation experiment in Asia”