Divers extract crown of thorns (COT) sea star on coral reefs in Sto. Domingo Fish Sanctuary in the Province of Albay. The underwater clean up was able to enlist the help of at least 80 divers from the Bicol SCUBA Divers Foundation, Inc., Phil. Navy – Naval Forces Southern Luzon and DENR Bicol. At least 163 COTs were removed during the underwater clean up.

Photo Release: September 29, 2014