Gov't steps up efforts to protect key biodiversity areas in Caraga
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The government stepped up preservation and protection of all key biodiversity areas in Caraga region, especially in Lanuza Bay in Lanuza town in the Pacific Ocean facing province of Surigao del Sur. The preservation and protection of key biodiversity in this area is in line with the government's Marine Key Biodiversity Areas (MKBA) protection program spearheaded by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). Biodiversity plays a critical role in sustainable development. It contributes to several aspects of people's livelihoods and well-being, providing goods and environmental services.
Crismundo, M. (2015, June 11). Gov't steps up efforts to protect key biodiversity areas in Caraga. Manila Bulletin, p. B-9.
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