Marinduque Wildlife Sanctuary

Boac, Marinduque

The Marinduque Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the island province of Marinduque in the Philippines. It is located on the territory of the municipalities Gasan, Santa Cruz, Buenavista, Boac and Torrijos. The nature reserve covers an area of 8827 hectares and is located in the center of the island, north of the volcano Malindig.

Marinduque Wildlife Sanctuary News

  • Born To Be Wild Rescuing Wild Monkeys In Santa Cruz Marinduque

    Doc Ferds rescued some monkeys who were rejected by their owners because they have become aggressive and dangerous. To make sure that all of them will be given proper care, they were placed in Marinduque Wild Life Center.

    Watch "Born to be Wild" every Sunday, hosted by Doctor Nielsen Donato and Doctor Ferds Recio.

  • Recalling Marinduques Watershed Forest Reserves And Other Protected Areas On This Island

    Recalling Marinduques Watershed Forest Reserves And Other Protected Areas On This Island

    Amid all controversies surrounding Environment Sec. Gina Lopez' 'gift of love' to the Filipino people on Valentines' Day, the Heart of the Philippines continues to bleed. Strangely, she treats the Marinduque environmental and health concerns like it's something beneath her dignity to look into for reason only to her known.

    To think that Marinduque was home to the largest copper mining operation in the Asia-Pacific Region. Now it is ranked as having one of the most denuded forests in the country. It remains the only 4th Class province in the MIMAROPA region today. Land area: 95,258 hectares; ...

  • Bird Watching In My Backyard In Marinduque

    Bird Watching In My Backyard In Marinduque

    December 1, is the official first day of bird watching in the beautiful Island of Marinduque-Our Second Home!

    Marinduque Island, Philippines is a tourist destination for Bird watchers all over the world. In my backyard at Chateau Du Mer, you can watch several species of wild birds that reside in the gardens and flowering trees in my back yard orchard. Besides bird watching, one can enjoy beach walking and snorkeling at the resort as well as caving, biking and touring the butterfly farms nearby.

    For the last four months this year and last year while we were in Marinduque, Macrine and I ha ...

  • Bird Watching In My Backyard In Marinduque

    Bird Watching In My Backyard In Marinduque

    December 1, is the official first day of bird watching in the beautiful Island of Marinduque-Our Second Home!

    Marinduque Island, Philippines is a tourist destination for Bird watchers all over the world. In my backyard at Chateau Du Mer, you can watch several species of wild birds that reside in the gardens and flowering trees in my back yard orchard. Besides bird watching, one can enjoy beach walking and snorkeling at the resort as well as caving, biking and touring the butterfly farms nearby.

    What is this Bird's Name?

    For the last four months this year and last year while we were i ...

  • Marinduque Wildlife Sanctuary for Birds

    Marinduque Wildlife Sanctuary for Birds

    What is the Birds Name, For the last four months this year while we were in Marinduque, Macrine and I had been enjoying watching the beautiful wild birds that resides in the gardens and fruit trees of Chateau Du Mer. I do not know most of the bird names except for one, they called "the cuckoo", because of the sounds the bird makes. This bird had a long tail, blackish-brown almost look like a small parrot and very elusive. It flies from the tamarind tree in our back porch to the huge palm tree by the side of the house. It hides in the thick foliage of the trees, so unless you look closer, you m ...