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“MIB” Part 3 IN LA UNION

“MIB” Part 3 IN LA UNION

In line with the Environment Month Celebration 2015, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Regional Office I and Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) - La Union personnel joined hands in a clean-up drive in the surroundings of the Government Center, Sevilla, San Fernando City, La Union dubbed as “MIB” Program on “Magsidalus iti Batogna” (clean your own front yard) last June 5, 2015 which coincides with the celebration of World Environment Day (WED).

The activity aimed to stimulate awareness on the importance of the environment and enhances political attention and public action. The MIB is an activity initiated by PENRO La Union which started sometime in April 2013 during the conduct of Earth Day celebration. True to its commitment, it continues with their advocacy through cleaning and beautifying the Government Center during the celebration of Environment month. Different offices of national government offices, local government unitsand private sectors were enjoined to participate in this activity. (zlpaday-os/rpao)

 

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DENR-1 KICKS-OFF ENVIRONMENT MONTH CELEBRATION.  DENR-1 led by Regional Director Paquito T. Moreno, Jr. in collaboration with the Provincial Government of La Union headed by Honorable Governor Manuel Ortega started the celebration of Environment Month on June 1, 2015 with a FUNWALK to promote environmental public awareness and health and wellness which started from the City Plaza of San Fernando up to the Provincial Capitol Grounds of La Union (E.E. Patrimonio/ RPAO).

DENR-1 JOINS THE PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT OF LA UNION IN THE KICK OFF CELEBRATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT MONTH.  Region 1 Environment Chief Engr. Paquito T. Moreno delivering his speech during the 1st Monday Flag Raising Ceremony of the Provincial Government of La Union at the Capitol Grounds on June 1, 2015.  Photo above shows PGLU Officials present during the event as follows: Board Member Francisco “Kit” Ortega who represented Governor Manuel C. Ortega (2nd from right), Board Member Nancy Bacurnay, Provincial Administrator Geoffrey Tillan, Mr. Adamor Dagang, Provincial Information and Tourism Officer and other officials. Regional Director Carlos Tayag of Mines and Geo-Science Bureau, Region 1 (extreme right) also attended the event (E.E. Patrimonio/RPAO).

1st NGP-PO SUMMIT in Region 1 held.  The recently held summit is considered a significant milestone for DENR-Region 1 because it converged a total of 103 People’s Organizations and 31 LGUs from the four provinces in the region. The POs and LGUs were tapped as partners in the implementation of the National Greening Program, one of the banner programs of the DENR. The summit aimed to pave the way for the resolutions for the partners in expressing their commitment and support to the NGP as well as finding solutions to problems identified.

Mangrove planting along the Lingayen Gulf marks celebration of World Environment Day on June 5, 2015.    About 150 people consisting of POs in Region 1, LGU partners and DENR  personnel from regional and field offices participated in mangrove planting in this historic provincial capital in Lingayen, Pangasinan  as part of the 3-day NGP/PO Summit. (E.E. Patrimonio/ RPAO)

PATENT TITLE DISTRIBUTION IN LAOAC, PANGASINAN. Picture from left are LMS Chief Emilia Gabrillo, Municipal Planning and Development Coordinator Magdalena Rosal, CENR Officer Raymundo Gayo, PENR Officer Leduina Co, Asst. Regional Director for Technical Services Gwendolyn Bambalan (hidden), Municipal Mayor Silverio Alarcio, and Municipal Vice Mayor Rogelio Godoy and LGU staff.

Assistant Regional Director for Technical Services, Gwendolyn Bambalan delivering her message during the Patent Distribution on June 23, 2015 at the Farmer’s Training Center, Laoac, Pangasinan

Photo shows members of SAGUEP-Bantay Gubat and Jungle Farmers Multi-Purpose Cooperative, officials of LGU-Aguilar with CENRO Raymundo Gayo and staff conducting tree planting at Sitio Mapita, Laoag Aguilar Pangasinan.
As part of the Arbor Day celebration, CENRO Dagupan conducted massive tree planting activities within 2012 and 2015 NGP sites in Aguilar and Labrador, Pangasinan. A total of 6,230 seedlings of aure and mangium were planted in an aggregate area of 2.9 hectares located at Sitio Mapita, Laoag and Sitio Turino, Ninoy in Aguilar and NGP site in Labrador.

Photo shows planters consisting of members of Bantay Bayan Foundation, Inc. (Mapandan Chapter) and 4P’s beneficiaries who participated in tree planting within the BUB-LGU site in Labrador. (E.E. Patrimonio/RPAO)

ARD for Management Services Pedro Noble and PENRO Samuel Songcuan during the tree planting activity at Barangay Masicong, San Fernando City, La Union in celebration of Arbor Day 2015.

MURAL PAINTING CONTEST - Photo shows the  registration of  students from different public and private school of Districts 1 and 2 of La Union.  Extreme right,  ARD for Management Pedro L. Noble and PENRO Samuel Songcuan (right)while listening in the short program.

The winning entry among the twelve (12) participants is  from Don Eriguel National High School of Agoo, La Union represented by Analiza Amado and Margie Maculada.

Photos showing in action cleaning the surroundings of the Government Center with PENRO La Union Personnel led by Raquel Abedania – Lopez, OIC, Chief for Management (left photo) and For. Alfredo Racoma, OIC Chief for Technical of PENRO La Union (right photo).

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