A total of 3,300.86 board feet of lumbers were donated by the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) of Catanduanes headed by OIC, PENR Officer Engr. Jerry R. Arena to various stakeholders in the province of Catanduanes from January to February 2020.
The lumbers consisted of Narra and Mahogany of assorted sizes and were awarded to the Municipal Agricultural Office of San Miguel, Barangay Local Government Unit (BLGU) of Pananaogan, Bato, Department of Education (DepEd) Division Office of Virac, Catanduanes, Marilima Elementary School, Calatagan High School both in Virac, Dororian Elementary School in Gigmoto, Buhi Elementary School in San Miguel, Puting Baybay Elementary School and Juan M. Alberto (Asgad) Elementary School both in San Andres, Catanduanes.
The lumbers were from previous apprehensions and fallen trees due to typhoons.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) prioritizes the donation of lumbers to public schools and offices for the fabrication of desks and chairs. *JNL