Ramos to put up an artificial reef between Quezon Island and Lopez Island at the HINP.
With his vast experience in the sea world, Tatay Pol has memorized the names and kinds of different corals that abound in HINP.
The local government of Alaminos organized the 'scubasurero' program in 2015 with the help of the Department of Environment and Natural Waters (DENR) in a bid to protect HINP.
Whatever the visitors fancy, the Alaminos City government, which operates and manages the HINP
, has a staff to extend assistance.
Salac and Cerezo met last week with Alaminos Mayor Arthur Celeste to discuss the HINP project and its extension through assistance from Pioneer Adhesives Foundation Inc.
PSU and the city government maintain 10 coral nurseries (made of steel) in a shallow portion of the HINP, one of which can hold 500 fragments.
The situation at the HINP is better than that of the Palawan coral beds.
was the Seabourn Sojourn's first stop this year, after sailing from Hong Kong, said Errol James Chicano, regional product manager of Intercruises, the cruise ship's local tour operator.
From Barangay Lucap in Alaminos, the HINP
is a 30-minute boat ride away.
Alaminos City Mayor Arthur Celeste said he saw the need to create more space for tourists and improve the facilities in the HINP when he assumed office in 2013.
29, 2005, the administration, control and management of the HINP were transferred to the city government through an executive order.