Ten fun facts about Angel Alcala
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In 1951 he got his bachelor's degree in biology from the Silliman University.
He went to Stanford University to complete his Master's degree.
He got an honor doctorate from both the Xavier University and the University of Southeastern Philippines.
From 1990 to 1999 he worked as an executive director for the Philippine Council for Aquatic and Marine Research and the Philippine government.Fact 5
He is considered a world class authority in ecology and biogeography of amphibians and reptiles.Fact 6
He is behind the invention of artificial coral reefs to be used for fisheries in Southeast Asia.Fact 7
He is the Director of the Angelo King Center for Research and Environmental Management.Fact 8
He received the Field Museum Founders' Council Award of Merit for contributions to environmental biology.Fact 9
Alcala was a Magsaysay Awardee for Public Service.Fact 10
Angel Alcala has done the most comprehensive studies on Philippine amphibians and reptiles, and minor studies on birds and mammals. Click here for more people facts ❯
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