The United Nations has proclaimed 2002 as the International Year of Mountains (IYM) to increase international awareness of the global importance of mountain ecosystems.
Leave No Trace, Inc., a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization based in Boulder, CO
Leave No Trace Adventures
Traveling Trainers - Learn about the Subaru-Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers. Their teams of creative, dynamic educators (Team East and Team West) are currently traveling from state to state in a Subaru vehicle, teaching diverse groups of outdoor enthusiasts how to be good stewards of the land.
Other LNT Links
Original AMCI Website by GerryVee, mirrored in Jim's
World. Filipinas Library no longer hosts the old one. (www.fillib.org.ph/amci/)
Original AMCI Website by GerryVee, moved to DreamWater.net; also - http://welcome.to/amci (no longer available!)
Habagat Outdoor Shops - Manila and Cebu
The North Face
Green Forum Philippines
3rd Floor Liberty Bldg. 835 Pasay Road Makati
Singarong Backpackers - The Singarong Backpackers believes that the practice of nonguided tropical climbing is the ultimate goal of mountaineering in the Philippine setting. The SB website offers resources for climbing in the Northern Negros Forest Reserve and other Philippine mountains outside its turf - Victoria, Negros Occidental
Take A Hike! - Take A Hike: Your source of information for guided hiking tours through the Philippines panoramic hiking wilderness
Take a Hike! - Hiking tours for La Union, Philippines - this is a f---ing great site!
UP Mountaineers Club
Best of Cyber Pinoys
Hakbang Kalikasan Mountaineering Societys - The Hakbang Kalikasan Mountaineering Society is a group of young, energetic, and sports minded people that promotes mountaineering and help preserve Mother Nature
Hazelle & Co Goes to Eco-Summer Camping Adventure '99 - Sitio Salkak, Landan Polomolok, South Cotabato
Trail Blazers - club involved in hikes, nature trips, outdoor activities and water hobbies like swimming, windsurfing, snorkelling, kayaking and diving
Bundok Philippines - the Bundok Philippines Website is about making the boondocks a little less inaccessible. It's about the Philippine mountains and other wild areas: where to find them and how to explore them. Besides exploring, you'll find a little about history and the critical issue of conservation
Tropang Kubaw - group of mountaineers, rock climbers and cavers - I love this site - for a lot of reasons - and also because I used to be an avid spelunker when caving was still not en vogue; this was back in 1973-74 when a bunch of us from UP High would go to Montalban to explore the caves there ...
MESAU - Mountaineering and Exploration Society of Adamson University
Mountain and Coastal Terrain Trekkers
Montrail Boots - Bacolod City - a school-based outdoors group of the University of St. La Salle - also a very wonderful website - they have a feature on Yato Island - a small island off Guimaras that I have been to back in 1975.
La Union Hash House Harriers - home site of the La Union hashers based in San Fernando, La Union. This site includes a very informative introduction to hashing. So if you want to know what hashing is, go to this site
Elf Authentic Adventure - extreme sport(s) of alternating orienteering, kayaking, potholing, canoeing, roller blading and coast navigating over 600 km of rough terrain and treacherous waters in the provinces of Biliran, Leyte and Samar - in French and English
Yusung Adventure - quality backpacks, bags and accessories - Mariveles, Bataan
Bataan House Harriers - part of the social hounds and hares sporting group, sometimes called: "a beer drinking club with a running problem"
Mount Santo Tomas Hash House Harriers - information on trekking with the Mount Santo Tomas Hash House Harriers based at La Union, Philippines - re-listing
Philippines Hash House Harrier Clubs
Montrail Boots - Information on the locations and activities of the Hash House Harrier clubs located in the Philippines.
Puerto Galera Hash House Harriers - Details from a Hash kennel located at the diving capital of the Philippines, Mindoro.
Puerto Galera HHH - hash house harriers - "a beer drinking club with a running problem"
AKYAT - Adventurer Kampers and Youth Action Team - organization committed to education and training of its members, to further enhance each member's mountaineering skills and leadership abilities, to promote the ethical use of wilderness resources, to maintain a high level of safety while engaging in mountaineering activities, and to provide the members with a variety of activities in which to participate - Cebu
AMA Mountaineering Society - A Makati City based mountaineering Club...Visit our web page " Limang taong SAYA... Buo pa rin at sama-sama".
The Association of Philippine Mountaineers - the first mountaineering group to be able to traverse the crater of Mt. Pinatubo after its eruption
Ateneo Outdoors Club: Mountaineering in the Philippines - Information about mountaineering in the Philippines through the elite Ateneo High School Outdoors Club.
Backpacking atbp - Guides and tips on trekking the Philippine Outdoors
Backpacking in the Philippines - quite a good site but it could be better - lacks pictures that's why
Banahaw de Dolores Outdoor Club - Conserving and preserving mother nature is our goal
Brian Baquiran - personal page of full time hacker and mountaineer - with an account of a trekking trip to Mt. Talimitam in Batangas
Climbing Mount Makiling - a first timer's exhilirating experience climing Mt. Makiling - the website really shows it including a cheesy top of the world backgroung music ... from Melina Layusa Miralles's Forever Blue webpage
Climbing Mayon Volcano - from Philippine Journeys
Sites Dedicated to the Preservation of the Environment (Philippines)
The Philippines' First Website on Tropical Cyclones. Providing
latest up-to-date information on storms & typhoons visiting or
affecting the archipelago.
2. ABS-CBN Foundation, Inc - Bantay Kalikasan
An arm of ABS-CBN foundation which promotes the salvation of our
This is the official website of the UP Haribon for the
conservation of natural resources.
Haribon Foundation for the Conservation of Natural
The environment's best & worst.
Wildlife Fund Philippines
The new official web site of Kabang Kalikasan ng Pilipinas or
WWF-Philippines, an organization helping build a future in which
Filipinos live in harmorny with nature.
The English online version of Balik Kalikasan, Babilonia Wilner
Foundation's free monthly Tagalog newspaper. BWF is a
non-governmental, non-profit, environmentalist organization based
in Manila with projects in Quezon & Camarines
The web site of Coastal Resource Management Project (CRMP). CRMP
is a 5-year (1996-2001) project which provides technical assistance
and training to local governments and communities in coastal
oneocean is devoted to promoting awareness for coastal
environmental management and protection. Making full use of web
technology, the site features coastal resource management and
marine conservation initiatives in the Philippines and around the
world. Its main message: the loss of one resource in one locality
can have repercussions on a global scale.
Comprehensive Philippine weather news on-line.
OCEAN HERITAGE FOUNDATION
Ocean Heritage is a foundation formed to address this dire need to
protect and conserve the marine environment not only for the turtle
but for all other life forms that inhabit the ocean. The whole logo
design embodies the moving force behind Ocean Heritage - an active
pursuit of activities that are dedicated to the preservation of
endangered marine creatures.
International Marinelife Alliance Philippines
Dedicated to the preservation, conservation and protection of our
From the webby awards.
1. Sentro para sa Ikauunlad ng Katutubong Agham at Teknolohiya
SIKAT is a non-government organization implemnting community-based
coastal resource management , specifically at the Zambales coast.
It also conducts researches regarding and advocacy work for
fisheries policy reform.
2. 109th Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary Squadron
Welcome aboard the 109th Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary
Squadron. The Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary is the support group
of the Philippine Coast Guard made up of dedicated and
civic-spirited personnel committed to a noble
3. Animal Welfare Group -
Based at the University of the Philippines Los Banos for the
ethical treatment and well-being of animals through education,
research and public information.
5. Biodiversity Information Center - Plants Unit -
As an information resource center, the BIC-Plants Unit aims to
serve the widest possible segment of the Philippine community and
other inquirers from here and abroad.
5. Center for
Advanced Philippine Studies -
A non-profit, non-stock research foundation, which conducts
relevant researches and projects on strategic issues on urban
environmental management most especially in the area of, integrated
sustainable waste management.
6. Center for Environmental Concerns - Philippines -
CEC is a non-government organization committed to the protection
of our country's resources.
7. cescod -
this is a site of a non-governmental organization involved in
environmental protection, conservation & advocacy in
partnership with other NGOs in zamboanga del norte and other parts
of mindanao.Special concern is given to large scale mining
8. Concerned Divers for the Philippines -
A non-stock, not-for-profit organization that advocates
environmental awareness among its members and
9. Developmental Advocacy of Women Volunteerism -
A non-profit organization whose mission is to encourage and
mobilize women from various sectors of society to volunteer their
time and resources in the service of the poor.
10. Earth Calls -
I'm a 24,500 hectare tropical, mountain forest in the southern
Philippines. Are you interested in my message?
11. EMB Official Web Site -
The Official web site of the EMB-DENR. EMB is the lead agency in
formulating and implementing environmental policies in the
12. feet4earth -
A network of non-profit Earth-vironment & Adventure Travel
organizations created for the purpose of camaraderie and teamwork
among local and foreign members in fun-venturing to places near and
far in the Phils. from air, land to sea.
13. First Signs Corporation -
A private company providing air quality data through income
derived from outdoor advertising.
14. Gaia South, Inc. Environmental Consultants -
Gaia South Inc. Environmental Consultants (Gaia) is a professional
service organization seeking to promote the concept of sustainable
15. Green Mindanao -
works for the preservation of wilderness areas, and focus public
attention on logging practices, biodiversity, and
16. Habagat at Amihan -
17. Haribon Foundation -
State of the Philippine Environment.
18. Haribon Foundation, Philippines -
Haribon Foundation for the Conservation of Natural
Resources-Established in 1972, the Haribon Foundation is today
regarded as a pioneer of the environmental movement and one of the
most active environmental organizations in the Philippines.. In
19. Haribon UST -
This site contains information about Haribon University of Santo
Tomas. Haribon-UST is a youth chapter of Haribon Foundation for the
Conservation of the Natural Resources. Its main concern is to
educate people on environmental issues. It helps
20. Industrial Initiatives for a Sustainable Environment (IISE)
This is the official website of Industrial Initiatives for a
Sustainable Environment (IISE)- a project funded by USAID, managed
by Chemonics International and implemented in the Philippines
through its government partners - DENR, DTI and
21. International Society for the Advancement of Agriculture,
Forestry and Fisheries -
ISAAFF is a worthwhile undertaking with a vision to link Filipino
and pro-Filipino scientists and researchers worldwide to bring
forth advancements in the fields of agriculture, forestry and
fisheries in our country.
22. KALIKASAN People's Network for the Environment -
A network of People's Organizations, Nongovernment Organizations
and environmental advocates.
23. Legal Rights and Natural Resources Center - Kasama sa
LRC-KSK / Friends of the Earth - Phils. is a legal and policy
research and advocacy institution. Established in 1987, it is
organized as a non-stock, non-profit, non-partisan, cultural,
scientific and research foundation.
24. Light Net Philippines -
A bi-monthly bulletin featuring alternative ways of saving the
earth such as meditation, practical goodwill, peace triangles,
influencing collective thought and activism.
Makiling Center for Mountain Ecosystems -
The Makiling Center for Mountain Ecosystems (MCME) is a new unit
of the College of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of the
Philippines Los Baños.
26. PALA -
The official web page of the Philippine Association of Landscape
27. Philippine Animal Welfare Society -
A newly organized group of animal lovers that promote and protect
the welfare of our endemic wild animals especially the one found in
the island of Cebu where our group is based.
29. Pilipinas Sierra -
Pilipinas Sierra is a civic/environmental
30. Prime Project Industrial Ecology Module -
A website on the Industrial Ecology Module of Prime Project,
features articles and information on industrial
31. PRRM-CNPO -
The unofficial web page of PRRM Camarines Norte Project
32. Rip Tide -
an EPM webbie. home of the EPstudents (Environmental Planning and
33. Rotary Club of Manila Bay Egroups -
The Egroups Mailing List of the Rotary Club of Manila Bay,
34. Save the Lakes Movement -
People working together to clean up the highly polluted 7 volcanic
crater lakes in the city of San Pablo.
35. The Adventures of Franthony -
This website is owned by Francis Anthony Ramos, a Senior high
school student of University of St. La Salle-Integrated School. He
is also the present chairman of the board of the Young Christians
for Environment Rescue.
36. The Clean and Green Club -
This is a club for kids ages 5 to 15 years old who would like to
share information about taking care of our environmnet through
newsletters, crafts, links and other fun activities. We are the
Earthsavers of the Future.
37. The Firefly Brigade
The Firefly Brigade is a citizen's action group formed in 1999 to
work for clean air and a habitable, people-friendly environment in
38. Tulong Pinoy Movement -
Tulong Pinoy envision Filipinos who are poverty-free, educated,
enterprising and productive, living in dignity, peace, and mutual
39. United Nations Environment Programme - Youth Advisory
Council (Asia-Pacific Region) -
It is a site of Youth Council under the United Nations Environment
Programme (UNEP) based in Kenya. One of the Advisor of the Council
is a Fililpino youth leader.
41. World Waste Camp Corporation -
We especialize on waste management and disposal