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Turn-over and Acceptance Ceremony of Completed Natural Resources Management (NRM) Subprojects (CY 2015-2016) within the Dagohoy Watershed under the Integrated Natural Resources and Environment Management Project (INREMP).

The ceremony was graced by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) VII OIC Regional Executive Director Paquito D. Melicor Jr, Center for Environment and Social Management (CESM) National Team Leader Manuel Bonita, PENR Officer of Bohol Charlie E. Fabre, CENR Officer of Talibon Elpidio Palaca Jr., and the Local Government Units of the Province of Bohol, Dagohoy, Danao, and Alicia.

This ceremony is to turn over the Agroforestry, Assisted Natural Resources, and Conservation Farming plantations contracted on CY 2015-2017 with a total area of 287 has. to our partner People's Organizations.

The Philippines joins the international community in celebrating the International Day of Forests (IDF) every March 21. The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), through the Forest Management Bureau (FMB), spearheads the celebration in the Philippines through various activities in partnership with various institutions to promote forestry themes.

In line with the theme of IDF 2021, “Forest Restoration: A Path to Recovery and Well-Being,” the FMB is conducting a Webinar on Forest Restoration: A Path to Recovery on 22 March 2021 and a Forest Wellness Week on 23-26 March 2021 to help raise awareness on the importance of forest restoration and valuable contribution of forests to human well-being and the post Covid-19 pandemic recovery.

Follow and like our page and Forest Management Bureau (FMB) for more information on the activities.

With the directives of Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu to clean up all the water ways of all water bodies nationwide and to also celebrate the World Water Day 2021 , Cebu City Government accepts the challenge through quarterly cleanup of the eight (8) river systems in Metro Cebu.

This cleanup activity is in partnership with DENR7 EMB, DPWH7, Archdiocese of Cebu, altogether with the partners from Il Corso Filinvest Life Malls, Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Cebu Filipino Chinese Chamber of Commerce and the Phil. Retailers Association Cebu Chapter in coordination with the Cities of Mandaue and Talisay and the solid support from private stakeholders CSOs, NGOs, the Interfaith Movement and private organizations.

#2021WorldWaterDay #TayoAngKalikasan

Bohol Tree Planting Activity


The Office of the Governor- Bohol Environment Management Office initiated a tree planting activity on 12 March 2021 joined by the Society of Filipino Foresters (SFFI) Bohol Chapter at Brgy Pagsa, Dimiao, Bohol.

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Bohol PENR Officer Charlie Fabre and Tagbilaran City CENR Officer Ariel Rica graced the event together with other participants from the Local Government Unit of Dimiao and Valencia, Barangay Local Government Unit of Pagsa and partner volunteers from the Bohol Aerial Tours and Services , Bohol Maritime Police, Bohol Limestone Corporation and BOHECO II.

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Participants were able to plant species such as- Palosapis Quisumbing Guisok, Mangachapoi, Kalingag, Bitanghol, Yakal Suplungan, Langin, White Lauan and Narig. #TayoAngKalikasan #SFFIBohol

DENR-CENRO Ayungon joins the tree planting activity of the 94th Infantry (Mandirigma) Battalion, 3ID, PA in Linao, Tayasan, Negros Oriental last February 16, 2021.

The activity was participated by Conservation and Development Section Chief, For. Larry S. Mari, officers of the Phil. Army, Enlisted Personnel and Brgy. Officials of Brgy. Tambo, Ayungon, Negros Oriental.

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The activity was conducted in line with the celebration of their Battalion Anniversary wherein they had planted more or less 300 seedlings.