Research at the destroyed marine sanctuary Of Apo Island

Photo | July 10, 2013

A transect line lays on a destroyed corals of the reef in Apo's Marine Protected Area (MPA) while a researcher studies the devastation at the background. Divers from Silliman University, Coastal Conservation and Education foundation, and Greenpeace surveyed the massive coral damage in Apo Island due to unprecedented extreme weather events. The documentation of the reef check in Apo island is part of the activities around the visit of the Greenpeace ship, Esperanza which arrived in the Philippines.