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Posts Tagged ‘Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)’

Prioritize implementation of environmental laws—DENR to newly elected local officials

Posted on Monday, 20 May 2019 01:18 PM | No Comments
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) urges newly elected local officials to prioritize implementation of environmental laws. DENR Secretary Roy Cimatu reminded the new leaders to prioritize full...

Establishment owners in General Luna, Siargao Island to undergo environmental laws seminar—DENR

Posted on Thursday, 9 May 2019 09:28 PM | No Comments
Establishment owners in General Luna, Siargao Island will undergo environmental laws seminar after around 700 establishments had been found to have violated environmental laws, according to the Department of Environment...

DENR releases endangered sea turtles in Boracay to celebrate Ocean’s Month

Posted on Thursday, 2 May 2019 10:42 AM | No Comments
The Department of Environment and Naturan Resources (DENR) has released three endangered hawksbill turtles in Boracay in celebration of Ocean’s Month. On Wednesday morning (May 1) the department released the...

‘Battle for Rivers and Esteros’: Massive clean-up of Manila Bay

Posted on Monday, 1 April 2019 02:18 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Around 5,301 sacks of garbage were collected on Sunday (March 31) in the ‘Battle for Rivers and Esteros’ — a massive clean-up drive of Manila Bay. Waterways...

DENR, EMB launch ‘Adopt an Estero’ program in Butuan City

Posted on Friday, 22 March 2019 02:02 PM | No Comments
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) has launched the ‘Adopt an Estero’ Program in Butuan City. Hundreds of volunteers from the local...

PH gov’t tells metro LGUs: Impose strict guidelines on estero clean-up

Posted on Monday, 18 March 2019 04:03 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Monday (March 18) told local officials in Metro...

Cimatu calls on Pinoys to cut down plastic use

Posted on Thursday, 14 March 2019 01:38 PM | No Comments
In celebration of World Wildlife Day 2019, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Roy Cimatu calls on Filipinos to cut down on the use of plastic. Cimatu...

15 factories in Bulacan shut down for pumping chemical waste to Manila Bay

Posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2019 12:57 PM | No Comments
BULACAN, Philippines – There is no stopping the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) from its crackdown of facilities that pollute Manila Bay. In Bulacan, the agency’s regional office...

DENR suspends operation of pig, poultry farms around Laguna Lake

Posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2019 11:52 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has ordered the suspension of all hog and poultry farms suspected of polluting Laguna Lake. “Those piggeries and poultries...

Hospital waste contractor faces suspension over floating medical trash

Posted on Wednesday, 16 January 2019 05:24 PM | No Comments
CEBU, Philippines – Residents near Mactan Channel are worried about the recent discovery of hospital wastes floating in the said body of water. Authorities from the Department of Environment and...