National Wetlands Action Plan

National Wetlands Action Plan

National Wetlands Action Plan This National Wetlands Action Plan for the Philippines is the guiding document for the Philippines to promote and implement strategies and actions for the conservation and wise use of its wetlands, incorporating urgent concerns such as

Youth Stewards for Wetlands

Youth Stewards for Wetlands

The Youth remains one of the most important wetland stakeholders.  They embody idealism and the future.  They will be the country’s future leaders.  Targeting the  youth as the focus of intervention is a long-term investment but is very strategic.  They

World Wetlands Day Celebrations

World Wetlands Day Celebrations

February 2 of every year, the Society for the Conservation of Philippine Wetlands, Inc. (SCPW) celebrates with the entire planet the World Wetlands Day.  It marks the date of the signing of the Convention on Wetlands on 02 February 1971 in

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Events in Focus

World Wetlands Day 2019

World Wetlands Day 2019

World Wetlands Day is celebrated every February 2 of each year. It commemorates the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands in the Iranian city of Ramsar in 1971. It is also declared by the Philippine government in 1999 as National

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Wetland News

Amazing Earth: Wetlands prevent floods

Message of Sen. Cynthia A. Villar on the 20th Anniversary of the SCPW

What are Wetlands?

Wetland Stories on Facebook

The Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

Let us protect our mangroves! By protecting it, we can help protect the future of our planet.

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Breaking ground for the Wetland Centre Strata at the Las Piñas Parañaque Wetland Park – The Society for the Conservation of Philippine Wetlands, Inc.

Last February 8, saw the groundbreaking for the Wetland Centre Strata, the companion structure to the existing Wetland Centre Wave. The Wetland Centre Strata is the main structure at the Las Piñas – Paranaque Wetland Park (LPPCHEA). Wetland Centers..

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Wetlands BioBlitz - Lumban-Pagsanjan River

Wetlands BioBlitz (WeBB) for Lumban-Pagsanjan River has the following objectives: increasing awareness, generating scientific data on Lumban-Pagsanjan River and increasing the capacity of the Youth and other stakeholders to implement measures for the..

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Do’s and Dont’s to help keep the world’s wetlands healthy. February 2 is World Wetlands Day! It is celebrated to undertake actions at raising public awareness of wetland values and benefits. Add your voice, so more people will come to know that wetlands..

3 weeks ago

Recent Projects

The Society is engaged in activities that promote the wise use and conservation of Philippine Wetlands. For the past year we have been working throughout the Philippines in increasing the awareness of the benefits healthy wetlands have on people's health, livelihood, and even disaster resiliency. Explore our recent projects on the right and get to know our work!

The Treepreneur Project
Youth-In-Action for Disaster Risk Preparedness and Reduction
Green Filters Showcase for the Philippines