Amulung News

  • The Great Raptorwatch Adventure

    Raptorwatching got a tight hold of me ever since the beginning. A whooping three thousand raptors welcomed me into their world at PAGASA weather station three years ago, and they have never ceased to amaze me.

    Every great adventure starts off with a long drive
    The drive to Sta. Ana, Cagayan was really long, around 12 hours including our stops. While I did spend most of the travel time dozing off, I was awake at the important parts…. Like when we spotted 2 Hawk-Eagles and a Crested Honey Buzzard at Balete Pass, noticed how denuded the mountains were (at the first half of the way all the m ...

  • Law Enforcers Deployed To Protect Ludong

    As part of the government’s conservation effort, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in the region has deployed law enforcers to protect the most expensive fresh water species.

    BFAR Director Milagros Morales said that a group of law enforcement officers on board a patrol vessel are now on guard against catchers of Ludong (Cestraeus plicatilis) or President’s Fish along Cagayan River.

    Morales said the exorbitant market price of Ludong at P4,000 to P5,000 makes it attractive for fishers despite the dangers posed by rough weather that coincides with the Ludong spawning ...

  • Kapuso Foundation Para Sa Mga Katutubong

    In Cagayan Province, Agta students received an school supplies from GMA Kapuso Foundation.