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Naging sentro ng atensyon sa Barangay Bancao-bancao ang isang mala-stuffed toy na kuwago na natagpuan ng mga residente sa kahabaan ng Rizal Avenue, Lunes.
"Mga bandang alas-singko ng umaga, nakita ko siya malapit sa human settlement building. Akala ko stuffed toy, e gumalaw," kwento ni Gideon Dangan.
Agad na nai-turn over sa Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center (PWRCC) ang kuwago.
Ayon sa mga eksperto, isang batang spotted wood owl o "gukgok" ang ibon na nakuha mula sa barangay.
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Wildlife conservation officers rescued a Spotted Wood Owl in the East Central School in Puerto Princesa, Palawan on Thursday, after it was hurt in a student's attempt to capture it.
Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center (PWRCC) personnel retrieved the rare owl and brought it to the rescue center for examination, where it will remain until it is safe to be released back into the wild.
The PWRCC was initially called by Helen Salboro, principal of the East Central School, to see if they can move the rare bird as they feared that students might hurt it.
The owl had been causing ...