Miss Earth 2008 and her Royal Court

After answering the grueling and nerve rocking final question.

The moment of truth finally arrived. The new winner of Miss Earth 2008 Beauty Pageant is Miss Philippines, Karla Paula G. Henry. She is from Cebu City and is 21 years old. Karla stands tall at 174cm.

Miss Earth Air 2008 (1st runner-up) goes to Miss Tanzania, Miriam Odemba. The 25 year old beauty from Arusha is one of the early favorites this year because of her personality and catwalk skills. She stands 175cm. tall.

Miss Mexico, Abigail Elizalde ranked the place of Miss Earth Water 2008 (2nd runner-up). She is a native of Torreon and stands very tall at 183cm. Abigail is 23 years of age.

The title of Miss Earth Fire 2008 (3rd runner-up) was given to Miss Brazil, Tatiane Alves. She is a native of Conselheiro Lafaiete. Tatiane is 24 years old and stands 176cm. tall.

Karla is the first Filipina and first Asian to win the coveted title. The new beauty queen is half Filipino and half Canadian. She was crowned by the last year's Miss Earth 2007 Jessica Nicole Trisko who happens to be half Filipino and half Canadian also.

More photo:

Miss Earth 2008 Top 16 Quarter Finalists
Miss Earth 2008 Top 8 Semi-Finalists


"To God be the Glory".