Calauit Island Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary
CALAUIT ISLAND. The island, located on the northeast coast of Palawan, is a 3,700hectare game preserve and wildlife sanctuary. This is no ordinary tropical island. The calm and peace of this remote is like a Shangri-La.
Over the 26-year period of its existence, Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary has evolved to become the country’s major conservation showcase. It holds the single distinction as the first successful wildlife translocation experiment in Asia, the second such project in the world.
Calauit Island Game Preserve & Wildlife Sanctuary
Climate of the Philippines
Climate of the
The Climate of the
Based on the average of all weather stations in the
The difference between the mean annual temperature of the southernmost station in Zamboanga and that of the northermost station in Laoag is insignificant. In other words, there is essentially no difference in the mean annual temperature of places in
Humidity refers to the moisture content of the atmosphere. Due to high temperature and the surrounding bodies of water, the
Rainfall is the most important climatic element in the
The mean annual rainfall of the
Using temperature and rainfall as bases, the climate of the country can be divided into two major seasons: (1) the rainy season, from June to November; and (2) the dry season, from December to May. The dry season may be subdivided further into (a) the cool dry season, from December to February; and (b) the hot dry season, from March to May.
Typhoons have a great influence on the climate and weather conditions of the