|Oslob’s friendly whale sharks can be harmed by unregulated tourism|
Source: Inquirer News
Friendly whale sharks swim up to bancas in Oslob town while fishermen hand-feed them baby shrimps. Since August, the phenomenon has been drawing a steadily growing number of tourists, both local and foreign, to Oslob, 117 kilometers south of Cebu City. “We earn more acting as tourist guides than catching fish,” said 34-year-old fisherman Jeffrey Cuerda. READ MORE ».