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3rd Philippine Bird Festival - Sugbu
Just Watch, Don't Catch

3rd Philippine Bird Festival - Sugbu
Just Watch, Don't Catch


September 20, 2007 (Thursday)
Arrival in Cebu and check-in at the Waterfront Hotel or the EASC
Welcome Dinner for Festival delegates
Ingress

September 21, 2007 (Friday)
Waterfront Hotel, Cebu City

0600 - 0700 Birdwatching at the South Road Properties
0730 - 0900 Breakfast at the Waterfront Hotel
0900 - 1000 Opening Ceremonies

National Anthem

Prayer

Panata sa Kalikasan (Pledge to Mother Nature)
Welcome Remarks by Festival Chairpersons
Remarks by Guests of Honor
Remarks by Mirant and RAFI
Token of Appreciation to Sponsors & Guests
1000 - 1030 Birdwatching Basics by Alice Villa-Real and Nicky Icarangal
Birds and Birding Sites of Cebu by Nilo Arribas and
Bobby Kintanar
Just Watch, Don't Catch by Carmela Espanola
1030 - 1130 Bird Quest
Dance Number by Siloy Dancers
1130 - 1200 Exhibitors Time
1200 - 1300 Lunch
Film Showing (onstage)

1300 - 1330 Birdwatching Basics by Alice VIlla-Real and Nicky Icarangal
Cebu Biodiversity Conservation Foundation Talk by
Godfrey Jakosalem and Lisa Paguntalan
1330 - 1430 Bird Quest
1430 - 1500 Exhibitors Time
1500 - 1530 Remarks from International Birding Groups
1530 - 1600 Birds and Birding Sites of Cebu by Nilo Arribas and Bobby
Kintanar
Just Watch, Don't Catch by Carmela Espanola
1600 - 1630 Exhibitors time
1630 - 1700 Closing Ceremonies
1700 - 1800 Break
1800 - 2000 2nd Philippine Duck Forum with dinner

September 22, 2007 (Saturday)
Olango Island Wildlife Sanctuary

0800 - 0900 Leave hotel and travel to Mactan
0900 - 1000 Board ferry to Olango Island
1000 - 1200 Activities for students:
Coloring activities
Short Lectures: Birdwatching Basics
Bird Migration
Just Watch Don't Catch
Donation Ceremonies (donations to Sanctuary)
1200 - 1300 Lunchbreak
1300 - 1600 Birdwatching
1600 - 1700 Pack up and travel back to ferry station
1700 - 1800 Ferry back to Mactan and land transport to Cebu City
1900 - 2100 Farewell Dinner

September 23, 2007 (Sunday)

Depart for airport or for optional Bohol birdwatching