Friday, Apr 09, 2021 The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has taken necessary measures to mitigate the impact of an oil spill incident off the town of Jasaaan, Misamis Oriental province last April 3, Black Saturday.
The oil spill resulted from the sinking of cargo vessel MV Racal IV that has been docked in a shipyard in the coastal town of Jasaan for five years.
"In incidents such as these, our goal is to always protect the ecosystem, the biodiversity it hosts, and the people in the area,"...
This 2021 marks the second year of the Manila Bay Rehabilitation Program of DENR, otherwise known as the Battle For Manila Bay.
We look back on the key activities that the DENR has done in the past for this program through an infographic.