Paul John Sales Tolentino

Paul John Sales Tolentino
University of the Philippines Los Baños | UPLB · Animal Biology Division, Institute of Biological Sciences

BS Biology- Major in Wildlife

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A comprehensive list of plant and animal biodiversity is necessary as a basis for local government and concerned agencies to enact local policies on species conservation. This article provides an enumeration of the vascular flora and vertebrate fauna in the karst forests of Basey, Samar, Philippines. A review of literature concerning plants and ani...
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This study provides a floral and faunal checklist of limestone forests in Taft, Eastern Samar, Philippines, a municipality that is a part of the Samar Island Natural Park. Nine (9) 20m x 20m plots were established to assess the tree species, while 18 line transects were placed within the plots for the assessment of the under-story species. Various...
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This study provides a checklist of the vascular flora and terrestrial vertebrate fauna in forests over limestone in Paranas, Samar Island Natural Park (SINP), Philippines, a UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site nominee. Nine 20x20m plots and 18 line transects were established for the floral inventory. The faunal assessment was conducted in transects...
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This study presents the first checklist of the lesser known terrestrial biodiversity in forests over limestone karst of Calicoan Island in Guiuan Marine Reserve Protected Landscape and Seascape, Guiuan, Eastern Samar, Philippines. Plants and terrestrial vertebrate species in nine 20x20 m plots and 18 line transects were recorded and identified. A t...
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A comprehensive review of literature was carried out to determine the status of plant and animal diversity on forests over limestone in Southeast Asia (SEA), particularly in the Philippines. Angiosperm records are available in Peninsular Malaysia (1216 spp.); West Java and Seram Indonesia (101 and 149 spp., respectively); Laos (135 spp.); Thailand...

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CONserve-KAIGANGAN is a research program led by the University of the Philippines Los Baños, consistent with its mandate to safeguard biodiversity and ecosystems, among others, in addition to agriculture and forestry. Funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquaticand Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD), this program aims to assess and conserve the biodiversity in kaigangan (local term for forests over limestone) towards its sustainable management in Samar Island, Philippines. CONserve-KAIGANGAN is mainly composed of researchers from UPLB Institute of Biological Sciences (Center of Excellence for Biology awarded by CHED and UP), UPLB College of Forestry and Natural Resources (Center of Excellence for Forestry), UP Manila (Center of Excellence for Health Sciences) and a leading state institute in Samar, the Samar State University.