Friday, May 14, 2021
The three regions in Northern Luzon are eyeing the establishment of joint monitoring checkpoints at the triboundaries to heighten forest protection.
In the meeting of the enforcement groups of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in Cagayan Valley, Ilocos and the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) held yesterday, 12 proposed convergence areas were initially identified to monitor illegal transport of natural resources coming from the adjoining region.
NOT HINDERED BY AGE. Age is not an excuse to be supportive to the government's reforestation program.
This is proven by a 65-year old woman living in a rural barangay of Peñablanca, Cagayan.
Editha Manuel chairs the Green Valley Bical-Baliuag Upland Farmers Association, a people’s organization (PO) beneficiary of the National Greening Program (NGP).
In her first meeting with DENR Regional Executive Director Gwendolyn C. Bambalan, Manuel narrated that they used to practice monocropping before...