pine trees in Baguio - updates

Rappler's latest stories on pine trees in Baguio


Malacañang OKs ‘in principle’ Baguio’s tree cutting moratorium

Oct 04, 2019 - 8:09 PM

A moratorium on new commercial buildings is also approved, says Mayor Benjamin Magalong, and only a formal communication is being awaited

BAGUIO. Earlier, Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu has said the pine trees in Baguio are dying. File photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

Baguio to sue real estate firm for ‘killing’ trees

Sep 20, 2019 - 4:19 PM

The trunks of the trees within the property of Northbelle Properties Incorporated are bored with large holes, and chemicals are injected to dehydrate them

'KILLED.' The city government of Baguio finds these among the 9 'murdered' trees in Gibraltar on September 17, 2019. Photo by Cepmo

Biking can build forests

May 11, 2012 - 4:55 PM

The road to the finish line of the uphill biking adventure is as difficult as the challenge to save the rich Cordillera mountains steep ascents tricky descents formidable rocks

SM: We're replanting earth-balled trees

Apr 10, 2012 - 3:10 PM

[UPDATED] SM Baguio releases a 3 page statement amid online rage over its decision to uproot trees for its mall expansion