The Bohol tarsier Carlito syrichta fraterculus is a sub species of the Philippine tarsier found in Bohol. The Philippine tarsier's habitat is the second-growth, secondary forest, and primary forest from sea level to 700m. Its habitat also includes tropical rainforest with dense vegetation and trees that offer it protection such as tall grasses, bushes, and bamboo shoots. It prefers dense, low-leve ...
l vegetation in secondary forests, with perching sites averaging 2 m above the ground.
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Doc Ferds had a close encounter with a tarsier in Anda, Bohol.
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!
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 ...
This is where I began my adventure of what I lovingly refer to as the Candy Land of the Philippines. I flew from Hong Kong to Cebu in the Southern part of the islands for around $130 USD. By the way, the local currency is pesos and the current exchange rate is around 54 pesos to the American dollar making this an extremely affordable country to visit. Stay tuned, you'll see why as we travel around the Philippines.
Lose yourself in Bohol among the midst of the strange Chocolate Hills, begin to look all starry-eyed at the cuddly Tarsiers and make companions with grinning local people. Bohol has everything for the ideal escape!