By DJ Yap
Esperanza, the largest ship of Greenpeace, arrived Tuesday at Apo Island Marine Sanctuary, home to one of the country’s oldest community-managed marine reserves, to mark the start of a three-week visit aimed at galvanizing action to save the Philippine seas.
By Tarra Quismundo
The government will make sure the United States makes good on its pledge to compensate the Philippines for the damage inflicted by a US Navy ship on the Tubbataha Reef marine sanctuary, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Tuesday.
By Jerry E. Esplanada
The dismantling of the USS Guardian stuck on the Tubbataha Reef in the Sulu Sea is about 50 percent complete, the Philippine Coast Guard said Wednesday.
By Nikko Dizon
, Tarra Quismundo
The United States Navy said a minesweeper that ran aground on a coral reef in the Philippines was using a faulty map that misplaced the location of the marine sanctuary.