The Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary of Corella, Bohol is an arm of the Philippine Tarsier Foundation, Inc. (PTFI), a non-stock, non-profit organization established in 1996. The Foundation has been issued a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) by DENR to find ways to conserve as well as to promote the tarsier of Bohol.
The tarsiers have been declared to be specially protected faun ...
al species of the Philippines by virtue of Proclamation No. 1030, declared by former Philippine President, Fidel V. Ramos on June 23, 1997.
In this pursuit, a 167 hectares sanctuary has been established by the Philippine Tarsier Foundation, Inc. covering areas within the municipalities of Corella, Sikatuna and Loboc. This is timberland area currently under the administration of the DENR and is part of the Social Forestry Project. The sanctuary starts at barangay Canapnapan in Corella, Bohol.
Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary News
Things to do in Bohol, Philippines over the course of a weekend in Bohol and on Panglao Island. I visited the Philippine Tarsier Sanctuary, Chocolate Hills, Virgin Island, went scuba diving at Balicasag Island, and visited the beaches in Panglao Island.
The small island of Panglao where our resort was located is linked to the island of Bohol by two bridges and most of our day tour was conducted in Bohol.
A Sunday Tourist in the Philippines
Episode 27 The Tarsier of Bohol!
In this episode on Bohol Island we meet our favourite Philippino: the Tarsier!
On our Bohol tour, after visiting the Chocolate Hills viewpoint, we went to see some of the cutest tarsier monkeys at the Tarsier Sanctuary. We then had some lunch while cruising around Loboc River, one of the most beautiful rivers I've seen so far.
Philippines Song And Music From The Locals, Witnessing The Famous Bohol Chocolate Hill Mountains! Such A Surreal Sight As They Stretch As Far As Your Eyes Can See! Seeing The Tarsier Monkeys Which Are The Smallest Monkeys In The World That Can Fit In The Palm Of Your Hands. Furthermore, Picturesque Boat Ride Along The Loboc River!
The Tarsier Sanctuary
Deep in the secondary growth forest foothill of Corella town, in the interior part of Bohol, is an institution dedicated to the preservation and scientific researches on the endemic tarsier of Bohol. This is the Philippine Tarsier and Wildlife Sanctuary of Canapnapan, Corella Bohol, a project of the foundation primarily established with the Program Goal of:
1. To protect the Philippine Tarsier and its habitat from extinction through increased environmental awareness, research programs and establishment of protected areas for wildlife in the Province of Bohol
2. T ...