WATCH: Karen Ibasco wins Miss Philippines Earth 2017! (Full List of Winners)

The 26 years old Physicist from Manila is Miss Philippines Earth 2017 and she’s no other than Karen Ibasco. Karen bested other 39 earth warriors around the Philippines.

Karen was crowned by Miss Philippines Earth 2016 Loren Artajos, who took on the crown after Imelda Schweighart resigned from her duties in November 2016.

She will now represent the Philippines in Miss Earth 2017 to be held here in the Philippines this coming November.

Photo courtesy of FabManilaph

This year the Miss Philippines Earth has a new format where they announced the Top 15 candidates for each category who stood out during the pre pageant activities (Beauty & Form, Poise, Intelligence) before announcing the official Top 10.

The pageant was held at the Mall Of Asia Arena on July 15, 2017 and was hosted by Robbie Domingo.

Full list of Winners

Miss Philippines Earth 2017: Karen Ibasco City of Manila
Miss Philippines Air 2017: Kim De Guzman Olongapo City
Miss Philippines Water 2017: Jessica Marasigan Caloocan City
Miss Philippines Fire 2017: Nellza Bautista Villanueva Misamis Oriental
Miss Philippines Eco Tourism 2016: Vanessa Mae Castillo Lobo Batangas

*TOP 5*
Olongapo City, Caloocan City, City of Manila, Villanueva Misamis Oriental, Lobo Batangas

*TOP 10*
New Zealand, Caloocan City, City of Lipa, Olongapo City, Villanueva Misamis Oriental, City of Manila, Porac Pampanga, Lobo Batangas, Panglao Bohol, Angeles City

Miss SM Market: Mandaluyong City
Miss Eco Earth Warrior: Lobo, Batangas
Best Eco Video: Taguig City
Best Cultural Attire: El Salvador City