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A flock of Pacific Golden Plovers in General Santos City, January 14, 2015. Photo by Pete Simpson

A flock of Pacific Golden Plovers in General Santos City, January 14, 2015. Photo by Pete Simpson

 
   

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First local bird festival slated in Zamboanga

Mindanews, 13 Feb 2015

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Great Egrets were documented to be breeding in the Zamboanga State College of Marine Sciences and Technology (ZSCMST)

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A sanctuary right in the city: the ZSCMST fishponds


The Zamboanga State College of Marine Sciences and Technology (ZSCMST) is organizing the first local bird festival in this city. Dr. Milabel Nazario, ZSCMST president, said they have partnered with the Department of Tourism (DOT) and Wild Bird Club of the Philippines (WBCP) for the holding of the festival on February 27.

The first local bird festival is anchored on the theme Dia de Aves: "Discubrir Naturaleza en Ciudad (Day of the Birds: "Discover the Nature within the City").
Read more http://www.mindanews.com/top-stories/2015/02/13/first-local-bird-festival-slated-in-zamboanga-city-on-feb-27/

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Jan 21-23 Pagbilao
Total 1551 birds counted
Species include Tufted Duck, Little Grebe, Philippine Duck, Common Redshank
February 27, 2015
Dia de Aves
Zamboanga State College for Marine Science and Technology
Zamboanga City
January 21-23, 2015
Asian Waterbird Census
Team Energy
Pagbilao, Quezon
March 14, 2015
Raptorwatch 2015
Ilham Resort, Tanjuang Tuan
Malaysia
January 23, 2015
Asian Waterbird Census
Malalag, Davao del Sur
Total 2700 birds counted
Species include Lesser Sand Plover, White-headed Stilt, Broad-billed Sandpiper, Eurasian Curlew
October 23-24, 2015
17th Taipei International Birdwatching Fair
Guandu Nature Park, Taipei
Taiwan
January 24, 2015
Asian Waterbird Census
Balanga City
Bataan
Total 12631 birds counted
Species include Black-winged Stilt, Kentish Plover, Black-headed Gull, Red-necked Stint
October 31-November 1, 2015
6th Asian Bird Fair
Singapore Botanic Garden
Singapore
January 25, 2015
Records Committee and Rarities Committee meetings
Lu residence, Manila
November 14-15, 2015
14th Thailand Birdwatching Fair
Thailand
February 22, 2015
Philippine Bird Festival Meeting
Lu Residence, Manila
 
   
   
   
   
   

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Malalag Bay, Davao del Sur - 1/23/15
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First local bird festival slated in Zamboanga City on Feb. 27 2/13/15
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Balanga City: A Haven for Migratory Birds 1/27/15

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