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Survey at San Roque Dam (Pangasinan)
August 29, 2014


WBCP President Gina Mapua with DENR staff

Philippine Ducks with a lone egret at the dam

Science Club Leadership Training
Manila Division of Schools
Arroceros Forest Park, Manila
August 30, 2014


WBCP Activities

Past Activities

Upcoming Activities

September 13, 2014
Coastal Clean Up
Freedom Island, LPPCHEA
ñaque City
October 25-26, 2014
16th International Birdwatching Fair
Guandu Nature Park
Taipei, Taiwan
October 3, 2014
Guided trip for home school kids
University of the Phils
Diliman, Quezon City
November 1-2, 2014
Taiwan Birdathon
Yunlin, Chiayi and Tainan
October 12, 2014
Execom Meeting
Lu residence, Manila
10:00 am
November 8-9, 2014
Thailand International Birdwatching Fair Bangpoo, Samut Prakarn Thailand
October 19, 2014
Guided trip
University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City
3:00 pm

Attended by 32 participants and guidea Species seen include Blue Rock Thrush, Crested Mynah, Philippine Pygmy Woodpecker, White-breasted Woodswallow
November 29-30, 2014
5th Asian Bird Fair
December 12, 2014
Ibong Dayo Festival
Balanga Wetland Park
Balanga, Bataan
January 13-15, 2015
Asian Waterbird Census
Team Energy Power Plant
Sual, Pangasinan
January 21-23, 2015
Asian Waterbird Census
Team Energy Power Plant
Pagbilao, Quezon

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More Trip Reports
Birding Adventures in Luzon
02/7/10, 02/13-15/10
Wildlife sanctuary in Nuvali
In search of the Rhabdornis in Maquiling
Philippine Eagle at Mt Kitanglad

Archives: [2003] [2004] [2005] [2006]
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Asian Waterbird Census

AWC Homepage
AWC Count Form
Counting Methods Manual
AWC sites covered by WBCP:
Las Pinas-Paranaque Critical Habitat and Ecotourism Area, Manila Bay - 01/26/2014
Candaba Marsh, Pampanga - 1/26/2014
Bangkong Malapad, Sasmuan, Pampanga - 1/18/2014
Archives: [2004] [2005] [2006][2007] [2008] [2009] [2010] [2011] [2012] [2013]

Bird Club in the News
Animalspeak: Birds to benefit from Coastal Clean-up 09/22/2014
Who's who at Parañaque - Las Piñas bird haven


The puzzle of the Philippines' "disappearing" raptors


Rare wetland bird spotted in Ilocos Norte


A Paradise for Bird watchers


First photo evidence of Glossy Ibis snapped in Luzon


The Mysterious annual ritual of the pigeons of Pasuquin


The annual mystery of Ilocos Norte's Spotted Imperial Pigeons


A costly National disgrace


Behind Munti condos, a treat for birding eyes


Photo of hunter with dead hornbill sparks online outrage


Archives: [2003-2006] [2007] [2008] [2009] [2010] [2011] [2012] [2013]

Bird Club in the News
Raptor Count - September 24-30,2013
Raptor Count Form
Spring Migration Count 2013 Report
Spring Migration Count 2012 Report
Spring Migration Count 2012 File
Raptor Count - April 7, 2012
Raptor Count - April 5, 2012
Spring Migration Count 2011 File
Spring Migration Count 2014



2014 Taiwan Birdathon
1-2 November 2014

5th Asian Bird Fair
Langkawi, Malaysia
November 29-30, 2014

10 Reasons To Go Birdwatching
Birding For Beginners

Bird Gallery

Birds of the Philippines

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Executive Committee

Gina Mapua, President

Willem Van De Ven, Vice President

Tinggay Cinco, Secretary

Mike Lu, Treasurer

Jon Javier, 5th Officer

Records and Observations

Submission of records,

Records Committee
Arne Jensen,

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