Duwang Natural Park Naitala Sa Listahan Kan Asean Heritage Parks

An Mt. Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary (MHRWS) asin an Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park (TRNP) sa Pilipinas an pinakabagong nadugang sa sa prestihiyosong listahan kan dulong mahalagang mga parke kan southeast asia.

Ipinagbareta ni Environment and Natural Resources Sec. Ramon Paje na inaprobahan kan mga ministro kan 10-miembrong nasyon kan Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) an nomramiento kan duwang natural na yaman kan Pilipinas bilang ika-34 asin ika-35 na Asean Heritage Parks (AHP), durante kan i-15 na Informal Asean Ministerial Meeting on the Environment kan naka-aging bulan sa Vientiane, Lao Pdr.

Saiyang sinabi na nagkakanigo asin haloy nang dapat an designasyon kan TRNP asin MHRWS bilang mga Regional Heritage Park, an duwang parke enot naman na isinabay sa UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Sa presente pito na an kabilogan na bilang kan A-H-P na gikan sa Pilipinas, an mga naenot ay an Mt. Apo Natural Park, Mt. Kitanglad Range Natural Park, asin Mt. Malindang Range Natural Park, gabos yaon sa Mindanao; an Mt. Iglit-Baco National Park sa Occidental Mindoro; siring man an Mount Makiling Forest Reserve sa Laguna.

Mientrastanto, sa kabikolan, an Mt. Isarog Natural Park sa Camarines Sur enot naman na nanomraran bilang Biosphere Reserve para mapabilang sa Man and Biosphere Program kan United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) asin man, an probinsiya kan Albay nagsasagibo na nin lakdang para manomraran an bulkan mayon bilang Biospehere Reserve kan parehong internasyonal na organisasyon. 

Broadcast Release: November 20, 2014

 

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ISO 14001:2015 CERTIFICATION FOR DENR BICOL

                             UNDERWAY

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) V aims to have an ISO 14001:2015 Certification before the end of 2019.

ISO 14001 is dubbed as the most important standard for organizations within the 14000 series developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), a Switzerland-based international standard setting body composed of representatives from national standard organizations of 164 member countries.

One of the requirements of the ISO is the creation or adoption of an Environmental Management System (EMS), which will address the environmental issues of an organization.

Through the EMS, organizations will be able to identify and reduce environmental impacts of its operations in the delivery of its services. 

OIC, Regional Director (RD) Atty. Antonio A. Abawag directed the creation of a team at the DENR Regional Office No. V, which shall ensure the implementation of EMS in accordance with the ISO.

The EMS Core Team of DENR V is headed by the OIC, RD together with the Assistant Regional Director for Management Services (ARD MS) Atty. Arnel P. Rodriguez and ARD for Technical Services (TS) Allan L. Leuterio.

The EMS Core Team consists of seven sub teams, which shall address the seven components namely the waste and management program, conservation program, which includes the electricity, water, fuel, paper communication expenses and internet subscription, emergency preparedness and response program, information, education and communication program, compliance and evaluation program, training program and monitoring program.

One of the interesting components of the EMS is the implementation of a Disaster Risk Reduction Management (DRRM) Manual. The DENR V already have its DRRM Manual and itsfull implementation is underway and will be hastened by the EMS Core Team.

Primarily, DENR V aims to reduce waste and minimize consumption of resources within its compound by end of December this year, through proper segregation of solid waste through the “3R’s” or the “Reuse, Reduce and Recycle” scheme, establish a Material Recovery Facility (MRF) and reduce water, electricity and fuel consumption by 5%.

A look back in the year 2016, the DENR Central Office located at Visayas Avenue, Quezon City was the first agency in the Philippines to be certified with ISO 14001:2015.

As the lead agency in environmental governance, DENR recognizes the need to push for excellence in the efficient and effective environmental management within and outside of the organization.

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BICOL HAS NEW DENR CHIEF. Atty. Antonio A. Abawag receives the DENR V flag from Secretary Roy A. Cimatu during the Turnover Ceremony on June 1, 2018 at the DENR Regional Office V, Rawis, Legazpi City. 

DENR V DIVERS COLLECT DRUPELLA AT TAGBON REEF, PURO LEGAZPI CITY.

DENR V AND LGU LEGAZPI JOINS THE PHILIPPINE ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION

IEC ON DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND MANAGEMENT CONDUCTED IN PALANAS, MASBATE.

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