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July 2014 issue of eBON

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Birder Profile: Arne Jensen

Arne Jensen is renowned and respected in the Philippine birding community. He is a founding member of the Wild Bird Club of the Philippines .. Read more ...

The Great Raptorwatch Adventure

Raptorwatching in the Philippines is like going on a mystery hunt. The Philippines has even been called “The Black Hole of Asian Raptor Migration Route” ... Read more...

Placing Bani on the Map of Waterbird Sites

The Wild Bird Club of the Philippines has conducted bird counts as part of Asian Waterbird Census in Bani, Pangasinan since January 2012. Read more ...

June 2014 Roundup

A roundup of the trips, celebrations, surveys, and seminars of the Wild Bird Club of the Philippines in June 2014.

WBCP Activities

Past Activities

Upcoming Activities

June 28, 2014
Wildlife Act and Enforcement Protocol Seminar
Josef Residence
Quezon City
July 19, 2014
Guided Trips for Ignatian Community
Ateneo de Manila University, QC
6:30 am
June 29, 2014
Records Committee Meeting
Lu Residence
July 20, 2014
WBCP 11th Anniversary
La Vista Clubhouse
Quezon City
July 5, 2014
Guided Trips for Ignatian Community
Ateneo de Manila University, QC
6:00 am
July 25, 2014
Guided Trips for Ignatian Community
Ateneo de Manila University, QC
4:30 pm
July 11, 2014
Guided Trips for Ignatian Community
Ateneo de Manila University, QC
4:30 pm
July 26, 2014
Guided trip for Philippine Astronomical Society
University of the Philippines 
Quezon City
6:00 am
  August 2-3, 2014
Ocular Trip
Tagaytay Highlands 
  August 10, 2014
Ocular Trip
University of the Philippines
6:00 am
  November 1-2, 2014
Taiwan Birdathon
Yunlin, Chiayi and Tainan
  November 29-30, 2014
5th Asian Bird Fair

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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

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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
Rare wetland bird spotted in Ilocos Norte


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


DENR probes bird hunting in Ilocos Norte


Litrato ng isang lalaking may bitbit na patay na ibon, binatikos ng netizens


Abolish the PH Reclamation Authority


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

Maia Tanedo, Vice President

Jon Javier, Secretary

Mike Lu, Treasurer

Fred Ochavo

Records and Observations

Submission of records,

Records Committee
Arne Jensen,

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