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  • Marine Protected Area Sa OrMin Inilunsad

    Inilunsad ng pamahalaang panlalawigan sa pangunguna ng Provincial Agriculre Office (PAgO) ang Buloc-Buloc Cove Marine Protected Area (BuCoMaPa) sa Brgy. Montemayor, Naujan kamakailan lamang.

    Ang banaggit na ugar ay isa sa 33 Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) na matatagpuan sa lalawigan. Pangunahing layunin ng paglunsad nito ay protektahan, pangalagaan at pasaganain ang marine resources ng Oriental Mindoro.

    Saksi ang mga mamamayan ng nasabing barangay sa pangunguna nina Punong-barangay Nicholson Udtuhan, Naujan Mayor Mark N. Marcos, Vice-Mayor Sheryl Morales, mga miyembro ng Sangguniang Bayan ...

  • Back To Basics Farming That Truly Cares

    Back To Basics Farming That Truly Cares

    Despite technological advancements, the fundamental purpose of farming hasnt changed throughout the years. It is meant to cultivate or produce crops that will give and sustain life.

    Today, however, farming has been greatly influenced by the increasing demand for food due to population growth. To cope with this growing need, scientists have developed pesticides, herbicides and chemical fertilizers to increase production. While its good for business, we all know that the case isnt the same for the environment.

    A long time ago, farmers used a system that does not utilize harmful chemicals. ...

  • Conserving Our Lakes, Marshes

    During the past months, I was able to visit several lakes and marshes in the country, and I was surely fascinated by their aesthetic values.

    More than the captivating features of these lakes and marshes that are vital when it comes to tourism, they offer numerous economic and social benefits if only they will be effectively managed from destructive activities. These ecosystem types have numerous ecological services, and they are also critical habitats to a good number of flora and fauna, including endemic and migratory species.

    The Naujan Lake in Oriental Mindoro, one of the Seven Wetlan ...

  • Puerto Galera Travel Diary Mangyan Village

    Puerto Galera Travel Diary Mangyan Village

    We didn't pre-plan out trip to Puerto Galera down pat. We just kind of winged it and hopped on a boat. (Looking back I think this is the most YOLO-ing I've done in my life. LOL. I've always been a planner but I wanted to let loose sometimes and here's the chance.) We thought we'd figure things out when we reach the island. If not, we can always waste our time by the beach which is already pretty inviting on its own. Luckily, Ate Tessie, the caretaker of the unit we rented, was one jolly fellow and she told us about the different places we could go to. She even helped arrange a land tour for us ...

  • Hello Rainy Season Island Hopping In Bulalacao Mindoro

    Hello Rainy Season Island Hopping In Bulalacao Mindoro

    The summer season was a blur. It has gone so fast, I almost didn?t feel it. June is the official start of the rainy season, and it welcomed us over our trip to Bulalacao, Mindoro.

    Bulalacao is a municipality in Oriental Mindoro. It?s a faint shadow alongside the popular summer destinations Puerto Galera and Apo Reef. Most people don?t know about it or if they do, they aren?t aware of what it offers. Bulalacao has beautiful untapped islands and several waterfalls to explore.

  • Oriental Mindoros Mine Of Gold

    Oriental Mindoros Mine Of Gold

    The Naujan Lake National Park (NLNP), a key biodiversity area (KBA) in the Philippines, is home to many species of plant and animal wildlife.

    The Naujan Lake in Oriental Mindoro province and its surrounding watershed is home to unique species of fish, birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians, making it one of the most important nature-conservation sites in the Philippines.

    Director Theresa Mundita S. Lim of the Department of Environment and Natural Resource's (DENR) Biodiversity Management Bureau (BMB) said in a phone interview last weekend the NLNP is one of the country's important wetla ...