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DENR CALABARZON partners with private sector for NGP adoption in Batangas

THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) CALABARZON officially enters into an agreement with four companies for the adoption of selected National Greening Program (NGP) graduated sites in Lian, Calatagan and Balayan, Batangas, on October 29, 2020.  The said companies include South Luzon Thermal Energy Corporation (SLTEC), Absolut Distillers, Inc. (ADI), SEM Calaca Power […]

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2 kinasuhan ng paglabag sa environmental laws

BALAYAN, Batangas — ISINAKDAL na sa Office of the Provincial Prosecutor sa bayang ito ng patung-patong na mga kaso ng paglabag sa iba’t ibang environmental laws ang dalawang lalaki sa bayan ng Tuy, Batangas, matapos positibong kilalanin na siyang mga responsable sa pagkalason ng isang lagnas o creek sa naturang bayan at ang pagkamatay ng […]

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‘Manila Bay Clean-up, A Legacy of the Community’ – DENR

TAYTAY, Rizal – THE community’s participation in the environmental activities, including the clean up and maintenance of the cleanliness of the Manila Bay tributaries, may become their legacy, Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Rizal head Isidro Mercado said during a clean-up drive along Hulong Bangiad Creek in Brgy. San Juan, here, in advance […]

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1200 propagules planted on World Mangrove Day

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS CALATAGAN, Batangas – IN an effort to continuously conserve the remaining mangrove trees in the country and restore what were being left by coastal industrialization, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources spearheaded the planting of 1200 propagules of Bakawang Bato and Bakawang Lalaki species at Brgy. Talisay, this municipality as […]

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P6.84-milyon, naglaho sa fishkill sa Taal Lake

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS TALISAY, Batangas – MALAKING dagok na naman sa industriya ng pangisdaan sa Lalawigan ng Batangas, partikular sa mga bayang nakapalibot sa Lawa ng Taal ang magkakasunod na insidente ng fishkill o malawakang pagkamatay ng mga isda sa lawa. Sa isinagawang pulong-balitaan nitong Biyernes, iniulat ng Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources […]

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Piggeries, poultry farms polluting Laguna Lake suspended: DENR

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on Friday ordered the suspension of the operations of piggeries and poultry farms that are polluting the Laguna Lake after these were found to have violated Republic Act 9003 or the “Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000″. Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu issued the […]

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 ‘Tawilis, now endangered specie’ – ICUN

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS THE world-famous ‘tawilis’ is now in the brink of extinction and will be just a thing of the the past should the government will be remissed of its duty to implement relative environmental laws at the Taal Lake. This developed as the Switzerland-based environment organization International Union for Conservation of Nature […]

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Volunteers plant 600 trees near quarry site

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS WHILE most of the people are glued to their television monitors or jampacking most of the city or municipal gymnasiums or even barangay halls for free viewing of the Pacman-Broner Boxing Fight, around a hundred volunteers braved the rolling terrains and trooped the mountainous part of Barangay Piña in Taysan town […]

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Livestock farm owners na may Notice of Violations, pinulong ng DENR CALABARZON

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS IPINATAWAG ng Department of Natural Resources (DENR) – CALABARZON  nitong Biyernes, Enero 18, ang mga may-ari at operators ng mga livestock farms sa lalawigan ng Batangas na nabigyan ng Notice of Violations (NOV) para sa isang kumperensya sa Batangas City Convention Center. Layunin ng kumperensyang ito na masolusyunan ang patuloy na […]

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Stop flying party balloons, DENR-Calabarzon appeals to public

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna — A top official of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) 4A (Calabarzon) on Friday appealed to local government units (LGUs) and the public to refrain from flying balloons on special occasions. “Sa rehiyon ng Calabarzon, nais naming hikayatin ang mga Pamahalaang Lokal na ituring na littering ang pagpapakawala ng […]