Tag Archives: DENR

DENR on Saving ‘Tawilis’

By Publisher on January 26, 2019

DENR on Saving ‘Tawilis’

  The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) will declare a preservation area for the endemic “tawilis” fish species at the Taal Lake Protected Landscape and seasonal closure of fishing grounds, an official said Friday. In a media interview, DENR Undersecretary for Strategic Communications… [More]

Bataan in ‘Battle for Manila Bay’

PILAR, Bataan — About 1,000 volunteers in Bataan will join the Launching of the Manila Bay Rehabilitation on January 27 in barangay Lucanin, Mariveles town. Dubbed as the “Battle for Manila Bay” the simultaneous coastal clean-up and mangrove planting shall likewise be held in barangay… [More]

DENR, upland farmers partner in grassland reforestation in Zambales

  Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) partnered with a group of upland farmers in bringing back trees in a portion of grassland ecosystem in Zambales. Malatapi Community Livelihood Center Incorporated (MCLCI) in Candelaria town, a people’s organization and beneficiary of the DENR’s Community-Based… [More]

Filipino Officials Versus Transnational Wildlife Trafficking Operations

Manila — On June 8, Deputy Chief of Mission Michael Klecheski recognized 14 public officials from the Philippine National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) and Department of Environmental and National Resources – Biodiversity Management Bureau (DENR-BMB) with former Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) Director Benny Antiporda,… [More]

New U.S.-Philippines Partnership to  Conserve Wildlife and Biodiversity

Manila, March 6, 2017, Quezon City — The U.S. government, through the U.S. Embassy in the Philippines’ United States Agency for International Development (USAID), partnered today with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to launch a new biodiversity conservation project that will help… [More]

Youth Leaders Meet In Subic For Marine Conservation Projects

Subic Bay — The Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Sea and Earth Advocates (SEA) Camp recently convened in this former US Naval base turned Freeport 25 Filipino youth from across the Philippines for a week-long workshop on environmental conservation. YSEALI SEA Camps, organized by… [More]

SMC Told: DON’T BEAT AROUND  THE BUSH!

The Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ), its member Nuclear Free Bataan Movement (NFBM) and the people of Limay, Bataan told SMC Global Power Holdings Corp. to stop avoiding the real issue and refrain from misleading the people in what is actually happening in the… [More]

“My Lake Lanao”  Project Concludes  in Iligan City

Manila — On February 2, more than eighty college and high school students, environmental activists, academic researchers, NGO leaders, local government officials, and community leaders gathered in Iligan City for the concluding summit of the “My Lake Lanao: a clean Lanao for a peaceful Mindanao”… [More]

DOLE monitors displaced workers in mine closures

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is monitoring the situation in areas where the over 20 mining firms are located after the Department of Environment and National Resources (DENR) ordered their closure last week. According to Dominique Tutay, Director of the DOLE’s Bureau of… [More]

Malinis At Ligtas Na Zambales

By Publisher on January 14, 2017

Malinis At Ligtas Na Zambales

IBA, Zambales —NAGSIMULA na ang paglilinis at rehabilitasyon ng mga lugar sa lalawigan ng Zambales  na pinagminahan sa nakalipas na panahon. “Hindi na dapat hintayin ang darating na tag-ulan bago kumilos para hindi na mailagay sa panganib ang buhay, pananim, alagang hayop at ari-arian ng… [More]