Category Archives: Greening Program

Rehabilitation of mangrove forest boosts Sorsogon town’s ecotourism

by Oliver Samson PRIETO DIAZ, Sorsogon—The successful rehabilitation of the sprawling mangrove forest here by a group of residents has boosted the eco-tourism program of this municipality found 36 kilometers southeast of Sorsogon City. The group calling itself Seagrass, Mangrove … Continue reading

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Bantay Puno 2013

I don’t consider myself a tree huger, but I do appreciate trees around me especially if they don’t cause any harm to anyone. So when I saw this lone and young Agoho tree (?) along Alegre street, in front of … Continue reading

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Sorsogon water firm preserves watershed areas, pursues contour agricultural farming

By Irma A. Guhit Tuesday 21st of February 2012 SORSOGON CITY, Feb.21 (PIA) — Watershed areas need to be cared for, preserved and protected as these sustain the source of water, said Engr. Ronaldo G. Borbono, manager of the Sorsogon … Continue reading

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Donsol’s mangroves: Conserving nature’s resources

By Gregg Yan (The Philippine Star) Updated January 15, 2012 12:00 AM MANILA, Philippines – Three very different creatures are known to converge in the municipality of Donsol in Sorsogon: the most celebrated of course, are the whale sharks– largest … Continue reading

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Forest protection council to intensify info campaign on environmental protection

PIA Press Release Monday, January 16, 2012 by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY, Jan 16 (PIA)– “We have to intensify the awareness of the people in Sorsogon in terms of environmental protection and conservation given the disasters that struck the … Continue reading

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Massive mangrove project to bring fireflies to Donsol

By Kristine L. Alave Philippine Daily Inquirer 1:53 am | Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 A shower of flying “stars” will soon accompany whale sharks in Donsol, Sorsogon province, thanks to a massive mangrove planting project on the coast of one … Continue reading

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Green Sorsogon’, stakeholders’ commitment to the National Greening Program Regional Summit

by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY, July 28 (PIA) — Various stakeholders from the province of Sorsogon led by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) provincial office and City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) participated to the … Continue reading

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