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October 2016

PHILIPPINE COCKATOO IN THE CITY: A CALL FOR MORE GREEN SPACES AND AN INFORMED CITIZENRY

Over 30 individuals of the critically endangered Philippine Cockatoo were sighted within Puerto Princesa City from August to September 2016. The Katala as locally known were recorded foraging in fruiting trees situated within the last stands of coastal forests in the city proper. This is shortly after this year’s breeding season of the species.


October 2016

READ PFTCP ANNUAL REPORT FOR 2015

The Philippine freshwater turtle fauna is one of the least known in Southeast Asia. Six species of native freshwater turtles are recognized from the country, four of which occur in Palawan. All native species are IUCN red-listed and all are listed under Appendix II of the Convention of International Trade of Endangered Species (CITES).


14 August 2016

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Saleduck selected Katala Foundation to participate in its charity program. Please click and vote for us. The voting is per device so you can vote as many devices as have. Your vote means a lot to us. Thank you. Click here to know more about Saleduck.


15 June 2016

DR. SABINE SCHOPPE, WINNER OF THE 2015 SABIN TURTLE CONSERVATION PRIZE

Dr. Sabine Schoppe, director of the Philippine Freshwater Turtle Conservation Program and Founding Member of the Katala Foundation, is one of the awardees of 2015 Andrew Sabin Conservation Prizes which was celebrated at the Bowery Hotel in New York City on May 31, 2016. This award honors four extraordinary conservationists whose work has contributed directly to the recovery of some of the most critically endangered amphibians, turtles and primates. Photo: Turtle Conservancy / Also read: Q&A with Dr. Sabine Schoppe


23 May 2016

RARE RECORDS OF PALAWAN WILDLIFE HIGHLIGHT RESULTS OF RAPID BIODIVERSITY ASSESSMENT IN  IPFF

Puerto Princesa City, Palawan - A group of local experts from Western Philippines University, DENR, Wild Expeditions Palawan and Katala Foundation assessed the occurrence of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fishes, insects and plants in the breeding habitat of the critically endangered Philippine Cockatoo within the Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm (IPPF).


January 2016

READ OUR ANNUAL REPORT FOR 2015

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Project Technical Progress Report January - December 2015

 


14 November 2015

READ OUR ANNUAL REPORT FOR 2014

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Project Technical Progress Report August - December 2014

Project Technical Progress Report January - July 2014

 

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