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14 establishments in Puerto Galera ordered closed

Posted on: April 20th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has ordered 14 establishments in Puerto Galera in Oriental Mindoro to clear out its beaches in the next 30...

DENR to establish critical habitat in Boracay

Posted on: April 12th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines —The Department of Environment and National Resources-Biodiversity Management Bureau  (DENR–BMB) has identified more than 100 hectares of forest lands and 600 hectares of coastal marine areas in Barangay...

El Nido establisments self-demolish after violation notice

Posted on: April 10th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The businesses near the shores of El Nido have carried out self-demolition after the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) issued them notices of violation last...

Boracay closure may only last for 3 months — DENR

Posted on: April 7th, 2018 | No Comments
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has cited environmental problems that should be addressed during the six-month closure of Boracay island. Among these are the garbage, sewage system,...

Cabinet to discuss final decision on Boracay closure

Posted on: April 4th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The  Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), and Department of Tourism (DOT) have already submitted to Malacañang the detailed...

Senate committee recommends closure of non-compliant Boracay establishments

Posted on: March 5th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Authorities found out that 73 establishments in Boracay Island are operating even without Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). With this,...

DENR to Boracay settlers: Show legal proof of occupancy

Posted on: February 19th, 2018 | No Comments
Boracay, AKLAN — At past nine in the morning, personnel of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) began to make rounds on the island of Boracay to issue...

DENR orders closure of non-compliant establishments in Boracay

Posted on: February 13th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Forty percent or around 300 establishments in Boracay were found to have been causing water pollution as they fail to comply with the country’s sewerage regulations, according...

Oppositors to DENR Sec. Roy Cimatu’s appointment face CA

Posted on: September 21st, 2017 | No Comments
 MANILA, Philippines — Manny Galvez, of the Coalition of Clean Air Advocates has expressed opposition to the appointment of Roy Cimatu as the Secretary of the Department of Environment and Natural...

DENR upholds program for phase out of ozone depleting substance

Posted on: September 14th, 2017 | No Comments
The Philippines is expected to be free of hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) by the year 2040. This is based on the so called Montreal Protocol agreed upon by 197 states in 1987....