VIP Lobo Open Water Swim co-organizers Chips Guevara and Akiko Thomson-Guevara recount how they rallied against a then-impending gold mining project to protect the Verde Island Passage. VIP Lobo Open Water Swim head organizer Betsy Medalla delves into their goal of building the Philippines' reputation as an open water swimming destination. Lobo Bantay Dagat vice president Jhonie Briones and Lobo Bantay Dagat member Roilan Arguellies implore tourists to follow the rules they have set for safeguarding the environment. Samahan ng Maliliit na Mangingisda sa Pangangalaga ng Kalikasan sa Brgy. Lagadlarin's secretary Rose Marivic Macatangay and president Maureen Relorcasa recall the hardships they faced as former OFWs before getting involved in the Lagadlarin Mangrove Forest project. Finally, Olo-olo Seaside Workers' Association president Ronnie Gamboa shares how the Olo-Olo Mangrove Forest and Ecopark was established.