Other Conservation Activities
Sulu Islands (2002 to present): various threatened species surveys in Sibutu, Tawi-tawi and offshore islands (1994 to 2000), and first recent surveys on Jolo and off-shore islands.
Batanes and Babuyan Islands (from 2004 to 2007): habitat and vertebrate surveys of all major islands and various follow-up studies,
Dinagat Island (from 2005 to present): a recently initiated, island-wide ethno-biological and species survey, with particular reference to the island’s various endemic mammals (tarsier, cloud rat, etc.) and other threatened fauna and habitats.
Camiguin Sur Island (from 2012 to present): diverse surveys conducted in collaboration with biology students from Mindanao State University – Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT), particularly on the distribution of the endemic Camiguin Narrow-mouthed Frog (Oreophryne nana) and Camiguin Hawk Owl (Ninox leventisi); pending surveys to justify the protection of recently identified forest patches outside of the Mt. Hibok-Hibok – Mt. Timpoong Protected Landscape.