BSU Nature Park Eco trail – A Family Fun

Part of the program of the second Pine Tree Festival that was held at La Trinidad, Benguet was a a visit to the Benguet State University's Nature Park located at Puguis, Longlong and to experience its eco-trail. For the first time, outsiders (non-BSU personnel)  were allowed  to walk the eco trail. It is a short distance trail but worth the experience. At the middle of the trail is an animal park where you can see monkeys, eagles, ducks, native chicken, ducks, native pigs and more. It is a … [Read more...]

Second Philippine PINE TREE Festival’s Schedule of Activities (Dec 14 & 15)

(PLEASE SHARE THE FESTIVAL SCHEDULE) Here is the schedule of activities for the second Philippine Pine Tree Festival that will be held at La Trinidad, Benguet on December 14 and 15, 2012. Everybody is invited to join and participate in the event. Attention all members,  friends, supporters and lover of trees, we are inviting you to join us for the Pine Tree Festival PARADE on December 14, Friday, 7am from KM5 Municipal Hall to San Jose Church, KM6. All tree and nature lovers are invited to … [Read more...]

ONOC Joins Tree planting in Alapang Communal Forest

I was invited to attend the tree planting activity of BENECO Multi Sectoral Electrification Advisory Council at the Communal Forest of Alapang, La Trinidad, Benguet. It was a great planting day. The group proceeded to the communal forest nursery and there were thousands of different seedlings on the pot. We planted Calliandra tree seedlings alongside the road going to Alno to help protect the road from soil erosion. We were joined by Daisy who is the current Ms. Itogon, Barangay Chairman … [Read more...]