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Bantay Kalikasan is a media-based program promoting and undertaking various environmental projects in cooperation with and supported by a multi-sector network of government agencies, private institutions and non-government organizations. It was launched to serve as a catalyst in addressing the concern over the worsening state of the Philippine environment characterized by air and water pollution, ...

denudation of forests, irresponsible waste disposal and their life-threatening effects.

ABS CBN Foundation Bantay Kalikasan Program News

  • St. Theresa's College Helps Bantay Kalikasan Sites

    St. Theresa's College Helps Bantay Kalikasan Sites

    "Why don't we just go ballroom dancing? Why don't we just enjoy our lives? We started thinking, why don't we do something to pay it forward? That's what Jesus Christ also said. "Much is expected from those to whom much is given." We have been somehow blessed in one way or another. Let's not keep it. Let's give it,"

    This is the statement of Dr. Nona Legaspi during the turnover of their donation to Bantay Kalikasan of ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation. She is the Class Coordinator of high school graduates of Batch 69 of St. Theresa's College, Manila.

    In preparation for the celebration o ...

  • Sun Life Foundation, Bantay Kalikasan To Develop Another Hidden Gem In Gubat, Sorsogon

    Sun Life Foundation, Bantay Kalikasan To Develop Another Hidden Gem In Gubat, Sorsogon

    Recently, Sun Life Foundation Inc., sealed another partnership with Bantay Kalikasan, the environment arm of ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya. Through the partnership, Sun Life Foundation Inc. will support the development of the Mangrove Eco-tourism project in Barangay Panganiban, Gubat, Sorsogon.

    Sorsogon is known for its great potential for tourism. The project aims to build a mangrove boardwalk that will give the visitors the opportunity to tour the lush mangrove forest and a tree-house where they can relax after a long exploration. The project envisions visitors to learn and engage in the pro ...

  • Bantay Kalikasan Joins Clarks 19th Recyclables Collection Event

    Bantay Kalikasan Joins Clarks 19th Recyclables Collection Event

    Coinciding with the Philippine Environment Month, Bantay Kalikasan again participated in the recent 19th recyclables collection event of Clark Development Corporation (CDC) and the Environmental Practitioners Association (EPA).

    It is the aim of CDC-EPA that all household and industrial wastes be disposed properly. Electronic wastes, used oil, used lead acid batteries, busted light bulbs, and the like must be disposed with proper management through DENR?s registered hazardous wastes recyclers.

    "Kanina may nakita ako, sabi ko i-donate nalang natin sa Bantay Baterya." ( I saw used lead-ac ...

  • Bantay Kalikasan Declares New Earth Warriors

    Bantay Kalikasan Declares New Earth Warriors

    A total of 78 participants joined the Earth Warrior Training at the La Mesa Ecopark organized by Bantay Kalikasan in partnership with Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission and Sun Life Foundation.

    Mr. Alveno Leones, La Mesa Ecopark Lifeguard, demonstrates the basic first aid during the Earth Warrior Training

    The residents of Marikina City, City Environmental Management Office of Marikina, together with Public Information and Advocacy Division of PRRC, united to participate in the event. The training included basic first aid and water safety training led by Mr. Alven Leones, La Mesa Ecopa ...

  • DLSU: The First School To Donate ULAB To Bantay Kalikasan

    DLSU: The First School To Donate ULAB To Bantay Kalikasan

    De La Salle University's Manila Campus becomes the first school to turn-over their used lead-acid batteries (ULABs) to ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation's Bantay Kalikasan program.

    Oriental & Motolite Marketing Corporation (OMMC), a long-time partner of ALKFI-BK in disposing and recycling ULABs, hauled two tons of ULABs from the university. Myklim Casibang, DLSU's University Pollution Officer, said that these batteries from their generator sets were stored in their hazardous waste storage room for the past two years.

    "This is based on our hazardous waste management plan which was crea ...

  • Empowering Communities Through Earth Warrior Training

    Empowering Communities Through Earth Warrior Training

    Bantay Kalikasan, the environment arm of ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya, strongly believes that environment protection and conservation is not a responsibility of only a selected few,but of every Filipino. For this reason, Bantay Kalikasan thought of different ways to encourage more people to be the protectors of the environment.

    Earth Warrior Training emerged from the idea of Gina Lopez, the founder of Bantay Kalikasan. It was previously called River Warrior Training as it is designed to train and involve communities in the restoration of the Pasig River through clean ups and esterorehabilitati ...