𝐓𝐀𝐂𝐔𝐑𝐎𝐍𝐆 𝐂𝐈𝐓𝐘, 𝐒𝐮𝐥𝐭𝐚𝐧 𝐊𝐮𝐝𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐭 – A reticulated python (Malayopython reticulatus) with an estimated length of 2.3 meters and 4.8 kilograms weight was retrieved on Friday (January 13) by DENR Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) of Tacurong City personnel after it was voluntarily surrendered by the owner.
Forester Mama Mulimpay, chief of the conservation and development section of DENR-CENRO Tacurong City, together with Forester Esmail T. Gani and Forest Ranger Alkasary H. Mustapha retrieved the python and immediately turned it over to the Regional Wildlife Rescue Center in Lutayan, Sultan Kudarat for proper care and handling.
CENR Officer Dr. Badjury H. Mustapha said that this was the second wildlife surrendered to his office on Friday after the Philippine serpent eagle that was turned over by concerned citizens. (With report and photos from DENR-CENRO Tacurong City) | RSCIGM #TayoAngKalikasan #DENRNews