EMB 13 rolls out GREENketching

Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) Caraga launched GREENketching, the first virtual poster making competition on June 25, 2020. This is in line with the 2020 Philippine Environment Month celebration. Around twenty student-artists, grades 7-12 from public and private institutions in Caraga Region participated the contest via zoom. Five participants were declared winners and awarded during the continue reading : EMB 13 rolls out GREENketching

Sustaining Barobo Water

Are you familiar of balobo tree, scientifically known as diplodiscus paniculatus? Perhaps, most had difficulty identifying this tree species. It is now considered vulnerable and its number has significantly declined as cited in one of the publications of the Research Information Series on Ecosystems (RISE). Among the factors contributing to its present state is the continue reading : Sustaining Barobo Water

Restoring HERUCS: LGU Hinatuan’s responses to the challenges of Enchanted River

Awe-inspiring, enchanting, mysterious are only some of the description you’ll hear from people who had a glimpse of Enchanted River. But who would have thought that the river traversing the boundaries of Barangays Talisay and Cambatong, flows out of Hinatuan Bay facing the Pacific Ocean, and tagged as one of the most mysterious tourist spots continue reading : Restoring HERUCS: LGU Hinatuan’s responses to the challenges of Enchanted River

EMB-13 orders 73 miners to stop quarrying in Cabadbaran River

BUTUAN CITY, Philippines—Environmental Management Bureau Caraga (EMB-13) Regional Director Wilson L. Trajeco issued Cease and Desist Order (CDO) to seventy-three (73) Commercial Sand and Gravel (CSAG) permittees operating in Cabadbaran River, Cabadbaran City, Agusan del Norte.

3-day Strategic Planning Workshop

Environmental Management Bureau Caraga – EMB 13 Regional Director Wilson L. Trajeco spearheads the conduct of the first 3-day Strategic Planning Workshop at Secdea