Bantigue or Bantigi is being poached or traded for bonsai and ornamental plants. With the decline of its population, it is included in the red list of threatened species. For this episode, Aurora State College of Technology (ASCOT) talks about bantigue and campaigns the conservation of vulnerable species like this plant.
This episode is produced by the Institute of Environmental Governance in ASCOT; Written and directed by: Diana Rose De Mesa.
Wildlife Philippines is an initiative under the Partnership for Biodiversity Conservation 3 of Tanggol Kalikasan and is being supported by the USAID and the US DOI-ITAP.