Filipinos are urged to vote online for the Tubbataha Reef in Palawan as one of the “New Seven Wonders of Nature.”
The contest was organized by the non-profit Seven Wonders Foundation that was established in 2001 and which conducted the â€œNew Seven Wonders of the Worldâ€ search that ended in 2007. Voting will end on December 31, 2008, then a panel of experts will short-list 21 candidates from which voters worldwide will select the New 7 Wonders of Nature in 2009. The New Seven Wonders of Nature will be announced in 2010. Tubbataha Reef is an atoll coral reef found in the Sulu Sea. It is a marine sanctuary protected as Tubbataha Reef National Marine Park (TRNMP). Vote now at http://www.new7wonders.com/nature/en/vote_on_nominees/. You need to vote for 7 nominees so you can also vote for Mayon Volcano in Albay and Chocolate Hills in Bohol.