The students from Malalag Central Elementary School were having an orientation regarding the Philippine Eagle.
They earned a lot of knowledge about it.
MAITUM, Sarangani (January 25, 20167) – Joemarie Lanutan, Philippine Eagle Foundation education officer, orients students from the Malalag Central Elementary School about the Philippine Eagle, its importance to the community and environment. The Philippine Eagle Center and Philippine Eagle Foundation are conducting orientation, information, and education dissemination about the importance of the Philippine Eagle from January 23 to January 28 during the stretch of the Bangsi Festival celebration. The rescue on January 4 of a juvenile Philippine Eagle named Sarangani Pride triggered the IEC activity in Maitum to inform the community about the presence of the national bird in the forests Maitum. A composite team from the LGU Maitum, the Philippine Eagle Center, DENR CENRO, Sarangani Information Office and the BLGU Batian, is now in Barangay Batian and Barangay Upo since January 21 to conduct IEC in the area. This is also in preparation for the release of Sarangani Pride to the wild. (Beth Ramos/MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)