Mangrove forest in
Siargao Island Protected Landscape
And Seascape (SIPLAS), Siargao

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Why So Blue, Carbon?

Institute of Biology, UP Diliman – The Why So Blue, Carbon? Seminar given by Dr. Richard MacKenzie of the US Forest Service and Dr. Ken Krauss of…

Disclaimer: We followed minimum health protocols. Face masks were temporarily removed for photoshoot purposes only. They were worn before and after the photoshoot as part of IATF health and safety protocols.

About Us

We are a team of researchers, students, volunteers, and enthusiasts aiming to advance mangrove conservation and management in the Philippines.


We seek and welcome partnership and collaboration with various stakeholders – NGAs, NGOs, POs, academe, etc. – to do mangrove research and management. Our study involves topics on biology, ecology, conservation, biodiversity, sediment dynamics, carbon stock and sequestration rate, environmental change (mainly sea level rise), community participation, Marine Protected Areas, environmental planning, and environmental management.