Jan 182015

On February 2, 2016, the MGB-10 with its representatives joined the DENR-10 in the celebration of World Wetlands Day and National Wetlands Day held at Taytay, El Salvador City. The celebration was spearheaded by the Protected Area Management and Biodiversity Conservation Section (PAMBCS) of the department, and took off with an opening program wherein Mr. Ranoray Noro gave an overview of what the celebration is about and the importance of wetlands in our ecosystem.

The celebration was also participated in by representatives coming from the various division/section of DENR-10 and its line bureaus. It capped off with a coastal clean-up and bird watching activities.


Mary Jossel H. Dispo

Team Leader



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Engr. Manuel L. Candia during his presentation on the reportorial process of SAG Production Reports, Provisions on on fees and charges specifically extraction fees and payment of excise tax.

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional office No. 10 along with the Provincial Agriculture Office of Camiguin conducted a consultation/ Forum with the extractors/vendors and suppliers of sand and gravel and other construction  materials of Mambajao, Camiguin on Wednesday, January 26, 2016. The consultation was in response to the letter dated January 11, 2016 signed by Mr. Renero G. Torion,  Provincial Agriculturist and member of the Provincial Mining Regulatory Board (PMRB), duly concurred by Camiguin Provincial Governor,  Hon. Jurdin Jesus M. Romualdo requesting for the presence of MGB        -10  staff to discuss  Quarry Resources extraction policies/rules and related extraction fees including the payment of excise tax.

The consultation was aimed to orient the participants on the policies, rules and regulations relative to quarry resources extraction. Furthermore, to enhance the sand and gravel and other quarry resources operations in the Province of Camiguin. Continue reading »

MGB 10 OIC-Regional Director Rex S. Monsanto, MSESDD Chief Engr. Rodante B. Felina and Forester Domingo B. Lebosada attended the technical presentation of Holcim Philippines Manufacturing Corporation (HPMC) – Lugait Plant on its 5-Year Mining Forest Program and National Greening Program on January 21, 2016 at the Country Village Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City. This activity was requested by RD Monsanto as he would like to be enlightened about the program particularly on the implementation and monitoring strategies to be undertaken by the Contractor. The program was presented by the technical staff of HPMC namely Engrs. Cilor P. Guevarra, Edgar Ayoma, Vicente T. Go, and Forester Antonieto C. Añora. Continue reading »