Sea Turtles

Five sea turtle species inhabit the ocean surrounding the Philippines. The Philippines are home to only six freshwater and terrestrial turtle species.

Sea Turtles News

  • Virgin Island Bohol & Balicasag Island Daytrip Tour

    Virgin Island Bohol & Balicasag Island Daytrip Tour

    Bohol is an amazing island with many beautiful beaches, caves, and waterfalls to explore. However, a day of island hopping to the nearby islands is also a great way to spend your time on Bohol. For $10 USD I was able to enjoy a 6-hour day trip tour to both Virgin Island Bohol and Balicasag Island.

  • Enchanting Apo Island And Swimming With The Turtles

    Enchanting Apo Island And Swimming With The Turtles

    I sat alone in a foodcourt at the moment after having my consultancy job a few hours ago. Then I thought of the Christmas break days from now. I was locked in my thought when I remembered the enchanting Apo Island in Negros Oriental.

  • Scuba Diving In The Philippines - Balicasag Island

    Exploring the Balicasag Island in Bohol Philippines. The footage was captured using the GoPro 5 with a red filter. Dives was at the Black Forest and the Cathedral Wall.

  • Pawikan Festival 2018: #HelpSaveThePawikan

    Pawikan Festival 2018: #HelpSaveThePawikan

    The Bataan Provincial Tourism Office recently conducted a festive activity in Morong, Bataan locally known as the Pawikan Festival. The festival aims to make all Filipinos be aware of protecting endangered marine species especially for this type of turtle. We have been invited to take part in the festivity.

  • Guimaras: A Travel Guide To 5 Must See Places Things To Do

    Guimaras: A Travel Guide To 5 Must See Places Things To Do

    Guimaras is one of the smallest island provinces in the Philippines, next to the lovely Siquijor and the enchanting Camiguin. Just like the other two, this little island has a number of hidden gems waiting to be discovered. While it is known to most people as the land of the sweetest mangoes in the world, the beaches and its other wonders should not be overlooked. Allow me to show you how this beautiful island captivates and tell you 5 must do things to make your quick visit worthwhile.

  • Romblons Sea Turtle Hatchery Receives Solar-powered Facility

    Romblons Sea Turtle Hatchery Receives Solar-powered Facility

    Romblon's sea turtle (pawikan) hatchery in Barangay Bunsuran, Ferrol town, recently received a solar-powered modular facility that will be the powerhouse of Bantay Dagat enforcers who protect the marine territory and the wildlife.

    It was given to the hatchery by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in MIMAROPA in cooperation with the local government unit of Ferrol, Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Romblon Provincial Tourism Office.

    The solar-powered modular facility will also be used by Bantay Dagat to safeguard the marine protected area (MPA) of Sit ...