Valenzuela City’s 6.7-km bike lane makes it possible to pedal down MacArthur Highway

Even before the pandemic, cycling advocates have long called for Metro Manila to implement safer and more cyclist-friendly measures as another means to get around the city. After all, protected bike lanes help decongest traffic, reduce air pollution, and make roads safer for motorists and pedestrians alike. And with the pandemic still ravaging the metro, ...

Environment

The earth opened up in Ortigas, but it’s probably not a portal to hell

The earth opened up in Ortigas, but it’s probably not a portal to hell

How often does a giant fissure open up in the middle of a busy central business district?

Pangolin Update: Pandi, the pangolin from Ayala Alabang, is back in Palawan

Pangolin Update: Pandi, the pangolin from Ayala Alabang, is back in Palawan

The trafficked animal made it home, thanks to committed wildlife conservationists and private individuals who stepped up to offer help

Pangolin found wandering in posh suburban village is looking for an airline ticket home

Pangolin found wandering in posh suburban village is looking for an airline ticket home

This isn't even the first time this has happened

UP Biodiversity Map shows where the wild things are

UP Biodiversity Map shows where the wild things are

The state university's Quezon City campus is one of the last green spaces in the metropolis

Taal releases 3km-high plume after taking a break for 16 days

Taal releases 3km-high plume after taking a break for 16 days

There were also 107 volcanic eruptions measured over the past 24 hours

This is the face of the guy who saved Pasig City from flooding last night

This is the face of the guy who saved Pasig City from flooding last night

Thank you, Marvin

Surigao del Sur farmers are earning money through a ‘rat blanketing scheme’

Surigao del Sur farmers are earning money through a ‘rat blanketing scheme’

It has nothing to do with cute little blankets and everything to do with severed rat tails

Dumaguete’s scientists are up in arms against an ambitious 174-hectare ‘Smart City’ reclamation project

Dumaguete’s scientists are up in arms against an ambitious 174-hectare ‘Smart City’ reclamation project

Dumagueteños are not swayed by the promise of a heliport and a fleet of 5G-enabled cars

Taal Volcano remains under high alert; 185 earthquakes detected over the past 24 hours

Taal Volcano remains under high alert; 185 earthquakes detected over the past 24 hours

Alert level 3 indicates that a major eruption may occur at any time


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Coconuts Manila Environment

This is our humble contribution to keeping our home livable. From companies going green to the latest vandalism in a popular tourist spot on a virgin island, Coconuts Manila will give you updates about things that matter to the planet. We stalk (and interview) environmentalists and  tree huggers to know more about intriguing issues involving animals, marine life sanctuaries, and rainforests. Coconuts Manila reports on excessive garbage, tree-cutting, marine life destruction and of course, climate change.