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11th General Assembly 
La Vista Clubhouse
La Vista Village, Quezon City
July 20, 2014


Records Committee Chairperson Arne Jensen gives the records annual report


WBCP President Gina Mapua delivers the Club's annual report


Registration table manned by (L_R) Krees Castaneda and Ding Perez with Maia Tanedo 


Batch 2003 members (L-R) Dindo Llana, LuAnn Fuentes-Bajarias and Mads Bajarias

WBCP Activities

Past Activities

Upcoming Activities

June 14, 2014
Biodiversity Survey
Manila Observatory
Ateneo de Manila University, QC

7 participants
Species seen include Philippine Magpie Robin, Coppersmith Barbet, White-throated Kingfisher, Collared Kinghfisher

July 25, 2014
Guided Trips for Ignatian Community
Ateneo de Manila University, QC
4:30 pm
July 5, 2014
Guided Trips for Ignatian Community
Ateneo de Manila University, QC
6:00 am

August 2-3, 2014
Ocular Trip
Tagaytay Highlands 
July 11, 2014
Guided Trips for Ignatian Community
Ateneo de Manila University, QC
4:30 pm
August 5, 2014
MAP Agribusiness & Countryside Development breakfast forum
Metropolitan Club, Makati
July 19, 2014
Guided Trips for Ignatian Community
Ateneo de Manila University, QC
6:30 am
August 8-9, 2014
Bird guide training
Philippine Eagle Center
Davao City
July 20, 2014
WBCP 11th Anniversary
La Vista Clubhouse
Quezon City
September 13, 2014
Coastal Clean Up
Freedom Island, LPPCHEA
Parañaque City
  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

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
The puzzle of the Philippines' "disappearing" raptors 07/08/2014
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


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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