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Masungi reforestation project shortlisted for international sustainability award

Jul 02, 2020 - 4:20 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Masungi Geopark Project is the lone finalist from Asia for the WIN WIN Gothenburg Sustainability Youth Award

FINALIST. Masungi Geopark Project is one of 5 global finalists for the WIN WIN International Youth Sustainability Awards. Photo fromMasungi Georeserve Foundation

DENR removes barbed wire blocking reforestation site in Masungi Georeserve

Mar 04, 2020 - 5:04 PM

Masungi Georeserve celebrates the development, calling it the 'best World Wildlife Day gift for nature'

Photos from Masungi Georeserve and Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Despite legal mandate, Masungi Georeserve struggles to defend reforestation project

Mar 02, 2020 - 8:59 PM

Advocates urge the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to order the enforcement of a law that bans quarrying in the supposedly protected conservation area

BLEEDING TREES? A quarry company attached barbed wire fences to trees at Masungi Georeserve in the foothills of the Sierra Madre in Rizal on February 26, 2020. Photo from Masungi Georeserve Foundation

Save Masungi Movement leads online petition to stop quarrying in georeserve

Mar 02, 2020 - 6:09 PM

The online petition hopes to evict a quarrying company from the area after it suddenly fenced off a portion of a site in Masungi Georeserve, hindering reforestation efforts

CONSERVATION. Masungi Georeserve's ecosystem was successfully restored after more than 20 years of dedicated conservation work against many different threats. Photo from Masungi Georeserve

Instagram favorite Masungi Georeserve recognized by UN as one of the world’s most sustainable tourism projects

Sep 20, 2019 - 3:03 PM

They received the award last September 10 in St. Petersburg, Russia

PH's Masungi Georeserve wins prestigious UN, IUCN award for innovation in nature conservation

Nov 21, 2018 - 3:21 PM

The local conservation project protects a geological heritage comprising the Masungi karst landscape and its rich biodiversity in Baras, Rizal

Masungi Georeserve presents the first ‘Explorer Encounters’ conference

Aug 29, 2018 - 1:05 PM

In partnership with with National Geographic Society-Asia and Forest Foundation Philippines, National Geographic explorers, conservation changemakers, and expert storytellers will gather to discuss the theme, “Conservation Storytelling in the Digital Age.”

6 ways to enjoy beautiful, underrated Rizal

Sep 27, 2017 - 7:00 PM

The Pinto Art Museum, Luljetta's hanging gardens and spa, Masungi Georeserve – here are just some of the things you can do in Rizal

UNDERSTATED BEAUTY. The underrated Rizal province has destinations worth exploring.  All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang/Rappler unless otherwise specified. Photo by Nicole Reyes

The real highs of nature-tripping

Apr 08, 2016 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] What happens really when you spend time with nature?

A first-timer's guide to Masungi Georeserve, where adventure awaits

Mar 27, 2016 - 6:58 PM

You may have been seeing breathtaking photos of this geopark plus the spectacular views on social media Here s a guide to help you plan a visit to this exciting destination that isn t too far from Manila

Photo by Nicole Reyes/Rappler

Conservation area in Rizal threatened by land grabbing?

Mar 12, 2016 - 11:28 PM

The Masungi Georeserve accuses the police and local government of working with land grabbers