CENRO Tagbilaran River Clean-up 2022

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In celebration of the World Environment Day today, CENRO Tagbilaran City joined the Simultaneous River Clean-up held at Manaba River, Garcia Hernandez, Bohol spearheaded by For. Elena Suarez, OIC CENR Officer and actively participated by 444 individuals composed of the River Warriors and CENRO employees together with LGU-Garcia Hernandez, RHU, MDRRMO, Bohol Limestone Corporation, PNP Garcia Hernandez, BLGUs, DepED, BOHECO II, RHU, BQ Mall, BITROTC, DPWH, PMSC, Youth groups and other organizations.
 
A total of 63 sacks with estimated323 kilograms of wastes collected in approximately 3 kilometers distance along Manaba river. Most of the wastes gathered were wastes such as wrappers, plasticbottles, cans, plastic cups, paper bags, beverages bottles, straws, fishingnet, rope, paper bags, straws, disposable spoons, beverage bottles, personlhygiene wastes, facemasks, diapers, etc. While wood and wood debris right fromthe river were extracted by the DPWH.
 
The activity aims to raise awareness in environmental protection and conserving Manaba River as one of the Cleanest River in the entire Philippines.