Christmas Trees Around The World: Palawan, Philippines

It is December. This merry month marks the time of Christmas trees. Shutterhedge will feature noteworthy trees around the world, beginning with this environmental tree from Palawan.

Environmentalist Noli LLavan puts up a Christmas tree made of confiscated chain saws along a main street in Puerto Princesa, Palawan, the Philippines. The local government is campaigning to end illegal logging and mining in the western island province of Palawan.

Picture: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco