GOVERNOR ESCUDERO FIRMS UP REFORESTATION STRATEGIES WITH PENRO SORSOGON

GOVERNOR ESCUDERO FIRMS UP REFORESTATION STRATEGIES WITH PENRO SORSOGON

Newly installed Officer-in-Charge, Sorsogon Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Officer Herleo O. Pavericio coordinated with Governor Francis Joseph “Chiz” Escudero to discuss strategies on reforestation projects during a courtesy call on January 20, 2020 at the Governor’s Office, Sorsogon City.

OIC-PENRO Pavericio together with Technical Services Division Chief Ma. Fe P. Reganit, Planning Officer III Judy G. Doma, and Atty. Eduardo Gumba discussed the status of the DENR Reforestation Projects in the Province of Sorsogon citing the number of seedlings to be planted, site identification for plantation establishment, and the site suitability assessment.

Furthermore, Governor Escudero conferred with PENRO Pavericio about the approved Provincial Ordinance regarding the Cutting of Hazardous Trees. PENRO Pavericio assured Governor Escudero that the DENR, particularly the PENRO, will support and extend technical assistance in the formulation and crafting of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR). “We will dispatch forest officers for the inspection and validation of identified trees to be cut,” he added.

Further still, he gave an update about the construction status of the new Sorsogon PENR Office Building, which will be occupied by PENRO personnel tentatively on February 2020.

The said courtesy call is a protocol to newly appointed Head of Office upon assumption to his assignment.

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PENRO ALBAY CONDUCTS PEOPLE’S DAY AT BAGUMBAYAN CENTRAL SCHOOL

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Bicol through the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) Albay headed by Forester Imelda D. Baltazar conducted its People’s Day today, January 24, 2020 at the Bagumbayan Central School, Washington, Legazpi City.

Some two hundred (200) Grade 6 pupils were present for the presentation of the Responsible Mining and Geohazard Awareness by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) V given by Information Officer Kristine May C. Baldeo, the Solid Waste Management by the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) V given by Engr. Christine N. Bañares and Philippine Biodiversity presented by Joana Marie A. Portugal.

“We are grateful to the DENR for conducting this IEC in our school to keep our students informed about environmental protection,” said the Bagumbayan Central School Principal Ms. Mary Christine N. Agarin.

The activity sparked with the appearance of “Greeny” – the DENR V Mascot, “Mina”, MGB V's mascot and “Veron” from the EMB V which added to the pupils’ fun and excitement during the activity.

The People’s Day is part of the Information, Education Campaign (IEC) conducted by the DENR to communities and schools alike, which aims to increase and strengthen environmental awareness and protection. *DJNJaylo

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The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Bicol, along with its line bureaus, the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) V and the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) V kickstarted the year with the launching of its mascots on January 6, 2020 at the DENR V Gymnasium.

At least 18 endangered Olive Ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) turtles, locally known as “Mukoy”, were released to the shores of Barangay Sibago, Donsol, Sorsogon by the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) Sorsogon, Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Office (MENRO) of Donsol, Sorsogon, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Large Marine Vertebrates (LAMAVE) on January 13, 2020.

Outgoing OIC, PENRO of Sorsogon Ma. Fe P. Reganit turned-over her duties and responsibilities to OIC, PENR Officer Herleo O. Pavericio. Consequently, outgoing San Jacinto CENR Officer Herleo O. Pavericio turned-over his duties and responsibilities to Supervising Ecosystem Management Specialist (SVEMS) Basil S. Camba.

DENR BICOL HOLDS 1ST QUARTER MANCON

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