DENR-CENRO Tay­tay res­cues 10 live pan­golins

Palawan Daily News - - Front Page - By Palawan Daily News

Mem­bers of the Depart­ment of En­vi­ron­ment and Nat­u­ral Re­sources (DENR) Com­mu­nity En­vi­ron­ment and Nat­u­ral Re­sources (CENRO) Tay­tay were able to res­cue 10 live pan­golins from an al­leged poacher in Tay­tay, Palawan last Oc­to­ber 19, 2018 at 4 in the af­ter­noon.

Iden­ti­fied as Danilo Dem­u­lar, a res­i­dent of Purok Masagana, Barangay Lim­i­nang­cong, Tay­tay, he was im­me­di­ately ar­rested and brought to the Of­fice of the Pro­vin­cial Pros­e­cu­tor af­ter he was in pos­ses­sion of the said crit­i­cally en­dan­gered species with­out a per­mit, which is a clear vi­o­la­tion of RA 9147 or the Wildlife Act.

All the 10 pan­golins were re­leased back to their nat­u­ral habi­tats by the Palawan Coun­cil for Sus­tain­able De­vel­op­ment Staff. (PCSD PR)

Photo by PCSD

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