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During an intensive study of marine life around Panglao Island, Bohol, a French researcher has collected thousands of different sea animals such as crabs, shells, sea slugs, and shrimps. Among these dozens of species that are new to science.

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clyde bodiongan wrote:
Thursday, 14 January 2010 15:49:05 PHT
thank you for exploring the marine world of panglao..i am hoping that the richness of the marine biodiversity will last forever keeping it safe..
Michelle Villamayor wrote:
Sunday, 9 October 2005 09:49:10 PHT
I was searching the internet about the recently concluded expedition also held at Panglao for this year, 2005. I was very surprised to read this article. I'd like to add some bits of information: the Philippines is currently sustaining more than 500 Marine Protected Areas throughout the country. The government and academic institutes, however, are striving to extablish more so that one-half of the total shelf of the archipelago will be sustained. It's a long term project but very feasible.
Jupac wrote:
Wednesday, 13 April 2005 01:15:17 PHT
I think marine biology is really cool and one day i will be a shark. POWER TO THE SHARKS!! also, listen to the manatee man and save the sharks, man. Que Sera Sera.
Leo Udtohan wrote:
Wednesday, 15 September 2004 14:32:56 PHT
Article length comment placed here--Jeroen.
R van Raay wrote:
Monday, 16 August 2004 20:58:32 PHT
Its good to see the Filipino community taking serious consideration to saving the diverse sea life , setting up sanctuaries and studying the ocean life . It is a coincidence that we were at Alona beach when these scientists were doing their research at the resort . Not only is this important for the well being of the planet but also for the future of tourism and travellers dollars into the community . I was very surprised to see the dramatic results achieved by the man made reef in Dauin in Negros Oriental . We were told this reef , made of used car tyres , was only 5 years established and was already attracting scuba divers ( and their money ) from all parts of the globe . Thank God that the days of dynamite and cyanide fishing seem to be behind us . Richard Van Raay
Rene wrote:
Friday, 30 July 2004 22:31:36 PHT
It was a great experience working with more than 70 scientest came from different countries. Hope to see all of you again here in Crystal Coast.
Ryard Paig wrote:
Saturday, 10 July 2004 13:58:44 PHT
It is a noble expedition world-wide, a world class Marine Biodiversity Project for the year 2004.

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Wolfgang Hain wrote:
Saturday, 10 July 2004 10:25:03 PHT
I hope I have a dream

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