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

Click It, Sketch It:  An Adventure with Migratory Birds

Click It, Sketch It: An Adventure with Migratory Birds

Click it, Sketch it! In line with this year’s theme for World Migratory Bird Day (Protect Birds:  Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution), and the EAAFP theme for 2019-2020 (Flyways – Connecting People and Migratory Waterbirds), and the UN Habitat’s

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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

Society for the Conservation of Philippine Wetlands's cover photo

Wetlands protect food production. Rice grown in wetland paddies is the staple diet of Filipinos. It is our responsibility to protect our wetlands which produce a large amount of our food. Save our Farms! Support our Farmers!

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Photos from Society for the Conservation of Philippine Wetlands's post

Air Liquide Philippines Inc., a partner company of France-Philippines United Action, conducted an eco-trek and tree planting activity at Mt. Arayat National Park on August 17, 2019. The activity was in partnership with the Society for the Conservation..

1 month ago

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Happening now – Tayabas 2nd River Summit co-organized by City Government of Tayabas, Quezon, Society for the Conservation of Philippine Wetlands (SCPW), and Biodiversity Management Bureau (BMB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)

2 months ago

5 reasons to protect mangrove forests for the future

It’s typhoon season once again! Did you know that – Mangroves are natural coastal defense. The sturdy root systems of mangrove trees help form a natural barrier against violent storm surges and floods.

3 months 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