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Conservation Forum

September 11, 2008
Asturias Hotel
2:00 pm

Bird Conservation Forum (BCF)
14:00 – 14:30 - Registration
14:30 – 14:45 - Opening, welcome and introduction/rationale of BCF Introduction of Panelists ( Mike and Aldrin – WBCP))
14:45 – 14:55 - Global significance of IBAs in Palawan-why Palawan birds are unique? (Rainier Manalo-CI Palawan)
14:55 – 15:05 - Birds in Palawan: are they safe? (Aldrin – WBCP)
15:05 – 15:15 - Conservation Issues: Bird Trade in Palawan (KFI)
15:15 – 15:25 - Conservation Issues: Wildlife Act 9147 (ELAC)
15:25 – 15:35 - Way Forward: Ornithological Research projects in Palawan (DENR/PAWS)
15:35 – 15:45 - Way Forward: Responsible Birding (BWP)
15:45 – 15:55 - Way Forward: Conservation Gaps-seabirds (Arne-WBCP)
15:55 – 17:30 - Open Forum
17:30 – 18:00 - Synthesis and Response from Public
18:00 - 18:10 - Closing Remarks (Mike), Moderator- Aldrin