Category Archives: Environment

Storm Surge Hazard Map: Sorsogon City (Poblacion)

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Storm Surge Hazard Map: Bacon Poblacion

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‘Tree tunnel’ in Sorsogon lost to road widening

A tree-lined portion of the highway is among the most photographed spots in Bulan, Sorsogon, but some fear the so-called “tree tunnel” will soon be seen only in photos. Hundreds of almost century-old trees are set to be cut down … Continue reading

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Church wants Peter Paul PHL operation in Sorsogon stopped

SORSOGON CITY—The Catholic Church is again calling for Peter Paul Philippine Corp. (PPPC) to stop the operation of its coconut-processing plant here due to another “string of fish poisoning incidents” believed to be caused by the company’s contamination of fishponds … Continue reading

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Hypocrisy or what?

I find it ironic that Sorsogon will host the 2013 Ms. Earth International Resort Wear Competition at the same time, DPWH will be cutting off 60-year old trees along the Maharlika Highway! And so we wait for the next disaster … Continue reading

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An Interesting Opinion about (pollution issue with) Peter Paul Philippines Corporation

I didn’t know there’s a coconut processing plant in the city until I read the article (published on August 22, 2013), Least We Forget, written by Felix Espineda via BicolToday.com.  

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Wind-power project in Sorsogon still looking for foreign funding

THE wind-power project proposed for setup in Sorsogon will resume as soon as Coastal Power Development Corp. (CPDC) combines with another group to set up a wind facility in the province, CPDC Managing Director Manuel T. Castro said in an … Continue reading

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