PGC CONFIRMS FIERY DESIRES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL REHABILITATION

With its undertaking to shield and rehabilitate the environment, Provincial Government of Cavite thru the Provincial Government – Environment and Natural Resources Office (PG-ENRO) led by Engr Ernesto Cenizal confirmed its fiery desires and commitment to conserve the environment as they went out to plant trees on September 28, 2018 at Barangay Osorio and Hugo Perez in Trece Martires City. In line with the principle of Mandamus Order of 2008 which covered six major rivers of Cavite including Labac-Alemang River, Maragondon River, Cañas River, San Juan River, Imus-Ylang-Ylang River and Bacoor River, PGC has echoed its eagerness to conserve the stream banks with livelihood components as they took part to facilitate the Cavite Arbor Day Project. A memorandum of agreement was also inked to signify their obligation to be part in the conservation and rehabilitation of the streambanks as PGC signed the MOA with the chairmen of the above-mentioned barangays. One thousand seedlings comprised of irok, kawayan and other fruit bearing trees were planted along the streambanks with the volunteers from the academe including the personnel from CVSU Satellite Campus – Gentrias, Tanza and Trece Martires headed by Prof. Noel Sedigo, partners from private agencies, local government units, PGC employees and national agencies. Also in attendance were TMC Vice Mayor Denver Colorado, Provincial Administrator for Community Affairs Engr Efren Nazareno, Osorio Barangay Captain Joselito Marquez and service men from AFP/BFP and Cavite PPO.