16 April 2009

Rangers – NAVY

  •  Team Leader: Elmer “Jhing” F. de los Santos
Jhing mans the radar and radio 24/7

Jhing mans the radar and radio 24/7

  • Secille G. Balot
  • Secille tills their little garden for the ranger's vegetable needs

    Secille tills their little garden for the ranger’s vegetable needs

  •  Romeo “Romy” O. Bellezo
  • Romy assists in catching a baby booby for bird banding

    Romy assists in catching a baby booby for bird banding

  • Richard C. Iglesias

    Richard sings, cooks and yes handles a rifle just in case intruders appear

    Richard sings, cooks and yes handles a rifle just in case intruders appear

Rangers – TMO (Tubbataha Management Office)

  •  Segundo “Seconds” F. Conales Jr.
Seconds strictly counts passengers onboard each visiting dive boat

Seconds strictly counts passengers onboard each visiting dive boat

  • Noel “Manny” A. Bundal

    Manny skillfully handles a green turtle the best way without hurting the animal

    Manny skilfully handles a green turtle the best way without hurting the animal

Ranger – WWF Philippines

  •  Eulalio “Choy” D. Calagui Jr.
Choy monitoring coral health with regular transect work on the reef

Choy monitoring coral health with regular transect work on the reef

Rangers – LGU (Local Government Unit)

  • Jolver “Anguy” Calingao
Anguy gathering COTS and taking care of a basket full of reef monsters

Anguy gathering COTS and taking care of a basket full of reef monsters

  •  Marco “Backs” Bungar
Backs with his barbeque COTS - ranger style

Backs with his barbeque COTS – ranger style

These guys are about ready to go home after being in the station from January 24 of this year. Their three-month ranger watch is almost over, and they will be picked up by Tubbataha Management Office manager Angelique Songco.

Angelique. Woman Power behind the rangers!

Angelique. The Woman Power behind the rangers!