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"Exotic" birds linked to Binay Daughter
Philippine Daily Inquirer
October 27, 2014
By: Maricar Cinco

 

Rufous Hornbill at the farm. Photo taken by Jonathan Cellona for ABS-CBN News. 
 


The controversial farm estate, which Vice President Jejomar Bimay has denied as his, maintains an aviary with a selection of rare and exotic wildlife registered under the name of his daughter.  

Read more: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/647017/exotic-birds-linked-to-binay-daughter

WBCP Activities

Past Activities

Upcoming Activities

October 12, 2014
Execom Meeting
Lu residence, Manila
November 1-2, 2014
Taiwan Birdathon
Yunlin, Chiayi and Tainan
Taiwan
October 19, 2014
Guided trip
University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City
3:00 pm

Attended by 32 participants and guidea
November 8-9, 2014
Thailand International Birdwatching Fair Bangpoo, Samut Prakarn Thailand
October 25-26, 2014
16th International Birdwatching Fair
Guandu Nature Park
Taipei, Taiwan
November 29-30, 2014
5th Asian Bird Fair
Langkawi
Malaysia
October 26, 2014
Club Trip
Consuelo, Pampanga
6:00am

Participated by 11 birders
Species seen include Asian Golden Plover, Common Redshank, Little Grebe, Long-tailed Shrike, Blue-tailed Bee-eater
December 11, 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

To sign-up for a Guided Trip, kindly send an email to myckle224@yahoo.com to be included in the mailing list for trip announcements.

 

More Trip Reports
Birding Adventures in Luzon
02/7/10, 02/13-15/10
Wildlife sanctuary in Nuvali
06/21/09
In search of the Rhabdornis in Maquiling
03/29/09
Philippine Eagle at Mt Kitanglad
01/16-19/09

Archives: [2003] [2004] [2005] [2006]
                 [2007]  [2008]

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
"Exotic" birds linked to Binay Daughter 10/27/2014
Animalspeak: Birds to benefit from Coastal Clean-up

09/22/2014

Who's who at Parañaque - Las Piñas bird haven

08/09/2014

The puzzle of the Philippines' "disappearing" raptors

07/08/2014

Rare wetland bird spotted in Ilocos Norte

06/28/2014

A Paradise for Bird watchers

06/19/2014

First photo evidence of Glossy Ibis snapped in Luzon

06/17/2014

The Mysterious annual ritual of the pigeons of Pasuquin

06/14/2014

The annual mystery of Ilocos Norte's Spotted Imperial Pigeons

06/11/2014

A costly National disgrace

04/14/2014

Behind Munti condos, a treat for birding eyes

04/13/2014

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
http://en.taiwanbirdathon.org/

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


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Executive Committee


Gina Mapua, President
gina.mapua@gmail.com

Willem Van De Ven, Vice President
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Tinggay Cinco, Secretary
cristina.cinco@ymail.com

Mike Lu, Treasurer
myckle224@yahoo.com

Jon Javier, 5th Officer
jagjavier@ymail.com

Records and Observations


Submission of records,
wbcpstr@gmail.com

Records Committee
Arne Jensen, aejmanila@gmail.com

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