Scientific demonstration in Manila Bay

Photo | July 24, 2013

Scientists from University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute (UP MSI) deploys a secchi disk to measure water transparency in the waters of Manila Bay. Greenpeace together with UP MSI conducts a scientific demonstration on Manila Bay pollutants as part of the Ocean Defender tour. The Greenpeace ship, M/Y Esperanza is in the Philippines for the “Ocean Defender Tour of Southeast Asia 2013.” The tour aims to tell the story of the richness and the beauty of the Philippine seas, expose destruction that causes marine degradation and sound the alarm to call for urgent government action to save the Philippine seas from crisis.

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