Philippines - National authorities

National contacts

    Management authorities

    Terrestrial Species / Especies terrestres / Espèces terrestres

    1. Biodiversity Management Bureau

    Department of Environment and Natural Resources
    Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center
    Telephone
    +63 (2) 9246031 to 35
    Fax
    +63 (2) 89240109
    +63 (2) 89204417
    Contact people

    Marcial C. Amaro Jr., Director, BMB
    Ms. Nermalie M. Lita - Chief, Wildlife Regulation Section
    Mailing address
    Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center
    Quezon Avenue, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    Aquatic, marine species / Especies acuáticas, marinas / Espèces aquatiques, marines

    2. Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)

    Department of Agriculture
    Telephone
    +63 (2) 89298074
    Fax
    +63 (2) 9284038
    Contact people

    Demosthenes R. Escoto, Officer-in-charge, BFAR
    Ms. Janire C. Miravite – Point Person, CITES MA for Aquatic Species
    Mailing address
    Fisheries Building Complex,
    BPI Compound, Visayas Avenue, Quezon City
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    Terrestrial and Aquatic/Marine species found in the Province of Palawan / Especies terrestres e acuáticas/marinas  de Palawan / Espèces  terrestres et aquatiques/marines de Palawan

    3. Palawan Council for Sustainable Development

    Telephone
    Telefax: +63 48 4344234
    Trunkline: +63 48 4344235
    Manila Liaison Office: +63 02 3762775
    Contact people

    Atty Teodoro Jose S. Matta – Executive Director
    Mr. Niño Rey C. Estoya - Deputy Executive Director
    Ms. Levita A. Lagrada – Chief Designate, ECAN Regulation and Enforcement Division
    Mailing address
    PCSD Building, Sports Complex Road
    Sta. Monica Heights, 5300 Puerto Princesa City, Palawan
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    Terrestrial species / Especies  terrestres / Espèces terrestres

    1. Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau (ERDB)

    Department of Environment and Natural Resources
    Telephone
    +63 (49) 536 22 29
    +63 (49) 536 22 69
    Fax
    +63 (49) 536 28 50
    Contact people
    The Director, ERDB
    Mailing address
    College, 4031 Los Baños, Laguna
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    2. National Museum of the Philippines (NMP)

    Telephone
    +63 (2) 85270306
    Contact people
    The Director-General, NMP
    Mailing address
    Padre Burgos Street, Ermita, Manila
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    3. University of the Philippines - Los Baños

    Institute of Biological Sciences (UPLB-IBS)
    Telephone
    +63 (49) 536 28 93
    Contact people
    The Director, UPLB-IBS
    Mailing address
    R.B. Espino Wing. L.B. Uichanco Hall
    University of the Philippines - Los Baños
    College, Laguna
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    Aquatic/marine species / Especies acuáticas/marinas / Espèces aquatiques/marines

    4. Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)

    Department of Agriculture
    Telephone
    63 (2) 89298074
    Fax
    63 (2) 9284038
    Contact people

    Demosthenes R. Escoto, Officer-in-charge, BFAR
    Ms. Janire C. Miravite – Point Person, CITES SA for Aquatic Species
    Mailing address
    Fisheries Building Complex,
    BPI Compound, Visayas Avenue,
    Quezon City
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    1. Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)

    Fisheries Regulatory and Licensing Division
    Department of Agriculture
    Telephone
    +63 (2) 8929 8074
    Fax
    +63 (2) 928 40 38
    Contact people
    Ms. Janire C. Miravite – OIC, Aquatic Wildlife Regulatory Section
    Mailing address
    Fisheries Building Complex,
    BPI Compound, Visayas Avenue,
    Quezon City
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    2. National Bureau of Investigation

    Telephone
    +63 (2) 523 82 31 Local 3535
    +63 (2) 302 76 06
    Fax
    +63 (2) 526 12 16
    Contact people
    Attn: Supervising Agent Terrence V. Agustin - Chief, Environmental Crime Division
    Mailing address
    NBI Building, Taft Avenue
    Manila
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    3. Bureau of Customs

    Enforcement and Security Services
    Fax
    +63 (2) 527 46 43
    Contact people
    Attn: Paul O. Ditona - Acting Chief, Environmental Protection and Compliance Division
    Mailing address
    BoC Compound, Port Area
    Manila
    Last update
    16 March 2023

    4. Palawan Council for Sustainable Development

    Telephone
    Telefax: +63 48 4344234
    Trunkline: +63 48 4344235
    Manila Liaison Office: +63 02 376 27 75
    Contact people
    Mr. Niño Rey C. Estoya – Chief Designate - Deputy Executive Director
    Mailing address
    PCSD Building, Sprots Complex Road
    Sta. Monica Heights,
    5300 Puerto Princesa City
    Last update
    16 March 2023