|Rat species thought extinct seen after 20 years|
Source: Inquirer News Visayas
BACOLOD CITY—A cloud rat, endemic to one tiny island of the world—Dinagat Island—has been rediscovered after a more than 20-year search. Dr. William Oliver, of the Philippine Biodiversity Conservation Foundation Inc. (PBCFI), on Sunday said the Dinagat cloud rat belongs to a critically endangered species and was even believed to be extinct until its rediscovery on Dinagat Island early this year. READ MORE ».