TREES trains forest destination visit managers

To address the increasing concern on “overtourism” in forest and nature-based destinations in the country, the Training Center for Tropical Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability (TREES), in partnership with the Forest Foundation Philippines organized and conducted the “Training Course on Visitor Management in Forest and Nature-based Destinations” on 1-5 Oct. 2019....

MMFR marks 109th on a participatory note

The celebration of the Mount Makiling Forest Reserve’s (MMFR) 109th anniversary took on a participatory note with a series of activities that encouraged a wider stakeholder involvement. Using the prefix “maki” which is both an invitation to participate and an abbreviated reference to the beloved Mount Makiling, the MMFR invited...