Philippine Eagle Center

Davao City, Davao del Sur

Philippine Eagle Center is located in Davao City, Davao del Sur. The Center is home to 36 Philippine Eagles, 18 of which are captive-bred. It also houses 10 other species of birds, 4 species of mammals and 2 species of reptiles.

Simulating a tropical rain forest environment, the Center offers the visitor a glimpse into the country's forest ecosystem. Although the exhibits are used ...

primarily to help educate the Filipino people on conservation, the facility is also considered a major tourist attraction in Davao City.

Philippine Eagle Center News

  • Saving The Agila

    Saving The Agila

    Where are we in our goal to increase our national bird's - Philippine Eagle - population?

    "Very far. A lot of work has to be done."

    These were the exact words of Philippine Eagle Foundation (PEF) executive director Dennis Joseph I. Salvador.

    The Philippine Eagle was declared the country's national bird, replacing the Maya, in 1995 by former president Fidel Ramos. The world's largest bird of prey was considered endangered species in 1965 and was later classified "critically endangered" by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature.

    For the Philippine Eagle be off the li ...

  • Pag-asa Turns 27

    Pag-asa Turns 27

    On January 15, 1992 Philippine Eagle conservation efforts reached a milestone as the first successful captive-bred Philippine Eagle Pag-asa was hatched at the Philippine Eagle Center in Malagos, Baguio District, Davao City bringing hope to the critically-endangered species.

    Celebrating Pag-asa's 27th hatch day, Dennis Joseph I. Salvador, executive director of non-profit Philippine Eagle Foundation (PEF), said there is a significant increase of public awareness on the endangered giant raptor's conservation since Pag-asa.

    "Unlike before, people are now active in reporting cases involving t ...

  • Davao, Durian Capital Of The Philippines

    Davao, Durian Capital Of The Philippines

    The Rural Bankers Association of the Philippine (RBAP) Annual National Convention was held in Davao City. This sprawling municipality is the culinary, cultural, economic and commercial capital of the south and home town of the country's president. It has a total land area of 2,444 sq. km., making it the largest city in the Philippines in terms of land area.

    During our free time, we managed to move around the city.

    The Philippine Eagle Center (PEC) operates as a conservation breeding facility for the critically endangered Philippine Monkey-eating Eagle. This center is owned by the Philipp ...

  • How Do You Save The Philippine Eagles? First, Empower The Communities

    How Do You Save The Philippine Eagles? First, Empower The Communities

    The Philippine Eagle Foundation receives this year's Eduardo Aboitiz Award for Outstanding Institution for its collaboration with indigenous peoples in saving the endangered national bird.

    Protecting the mighty Philippine eagle is no easy feat, but a decades-old foundation based in Davao City has been on a mission to provide sanctuaries for the critically-endangered national bird.

    The Philippine Eagle Foundation has turned an 8.4-hectare lush forest at the foothills of Mt Apo into a sanctuary for the Philippine eagles as well as other birds, mammals, and reptiles.

    The Philippine Eagle ...

  • Hot List PH: 12 Must-Visit Tourist Attractions In Davao City

    Hot List PH: 12 Must-Visit Tourist Attractions In Davao City

    Are you an avid traveler who's looking for your next adventure? Maybe you're also an office worker who's in need of a break from the stress of your daily life. Whatever your reasons are, traveling is an excellent experience for you. You can enjoy yourself and relax while you're away from home. You can also see new places or eat ethnic cuisine while you're traveling.

  • 10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Davao City

    10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Davao City

    Tourists often overlook destinations in Mindanao for various valid reasons. But if you're planning to set foot in that region for the first time, then consider Davao City. It has a lot to offer to tourists with different interests. Let's list some of the reasons why you should visit Davao City, one of the safest cities in the world!