DENR allots ₱90-M for Zambo mangrove, beach forest rehab
MetadataShow full item record
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has allotted P90 million to the Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) in this city to undertake a “rigid rehabilitation and reforestation” of 2,800 hectares of coastal marsh land areas in this city. Zamboanga City CENRO chief Ben Acana said the mangrove rehabilitation and reforestation effort including the rehabilitation of beach forest is part of the National Greening Program (NGP) of the national government, one of the pet program of President Benigno Aquino III. Acana said the program’s funding will come from the DENR regional office in the Zamboanga peninsula or Region 9.
Lacson, N. (2015, April 28). DENR allots ₱90-M for Zambo mangrove, beach forest rehab. Manila Bulletin, p.13.
Mangrove restoration; Mangroves; Environmental restoration; Financing; Livelihoods; Fishers; Hurricanes; Fishery products; Nursery grounds; Marine invertebrates; Vertebrae; Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO); Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region IX; Acana, Ben; Aquino, Benigno III
- Manila Bulletin 
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Philippine Information Agency (PIA)-Iloilo; PN (Panay News,
March 24, 2014, on page 4)Planting mangroves in Brgy. Talisay, Barotac Nuevo town was the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) way of celebrating the international day of forests. Some 150 mangrove propagules were planted Friday ...
(The Philippine Star,
November 10, 2016, on page B-11)Pelicans, flamingos, monkeys and even hyenas are under threat in Senegal along with the livelihoods of the local people as thick clusters of mangroves are disappearing. And it seems that not even an ancestral spirit can ...
(The Manila Times,
September 4, 2018, on page G4)Mangrove forests have extreme importance to the environment and mankind. They gave protection against tsunamis and hurricanes, and serve as home to a large variety of fish, crab, shrimp and other aquatic species. Despite ...