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Polluted waters of Laguna lake help light up remote Rizal island

“Turning something bad into something good.”

Residents of a remote island at the center of the Laguna de Bay are turning to the lake’s waters to help them power streetlights amid long periods of power interruptions in their town. 378 more words

ILawà

Fisherfolk slams CA-ruling on Laguna Lake fishpens

Fisherfolk slams CA-ruling on Laguna Lake fishpens

Manila, Philippines – The militant fisherfolk group Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (PAMALAKAYA-Pilipinas) on Sunday slams the Court of Appeals (CA) over its decision to abort the government’s campaign against vast-tracts of fishpens in the 90-thousand hectare Laguna de Bay, saying the decision is a complete turnaround on the order of President Rodrigo Duterte to open the biggest lake to small-fisherfolk. 300 more words

Road Less Traveled in Rizal Leads to a Secret Lake House

It is easy to miss Jala-Jala, a quaint town in Rizal, when the popular Pililia Wind Farm beckons you to turn left to the mountains, the turbines, and straight through the shortcut to Laguna. 462 more words

Hotels

Thursday’s Special – Slow

Thursday’s special – Slow
“Slow is my choice of today’s photo Challenge……due to my holidays, you have three weeks to publish your responses. The deadline is 9 August.” – 49 more words
Nature

Hydropower projects to kill Laguna Lake – fisherfolk group

Hydropower projects will kill Laguna Lake – fisherfolk group

Manila, Philippines – The militant fisherfolk group Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (PAMALAKAYA-Pilipinas) expresses its strong opposition to the plan of the Department of Energy (DOE) to put up six pumped storage hydropower projects in Laguna de Bay for its environmental and livelihood disaster that could pose to the lake. 402 more words

Pamalakaya

Farmers, fishers still hold crown of thorns for being country’s poorest of the poor – PAMALAKAYA

Farmers, fishers still hold crown of thorns for being country’s poorest of the poor –

PAMALAKAYA

Manila, Philippines – The activist fisherfolk group Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas… 459 more words

Pamalakaya