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Iloilo Bantay Dagat Gets New Patrol Boats, Sea Ambulances

Create: 02/01/2016 - 14:22
The new patrol boats of the Provincial Bantay Dagat Task Force (PBDTF), including the two sea ambulances with rubber boats which was donated by the Italian shipping firm D’Amico Shipping Company through the Italian Embassy.
The province of Iloilo’s relentless campaign against illegal fishing activities especially in northern Iloilo got a boost with the addition of four more patrol boats for the Provincial Bantay Dagat Task Force (PBDTF) recently.
Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. funded the construction of the two new patrol boats while Italian firm D’Amico Shipping Company through the Italian Embassy, donated the other two patrol boats which will also serve as sea ambulances.

PENRO to Establish 65 Hectares of Beach, Mangrove Forests

Create: 03/16/2015 - 09:52
The beach forest will be located in Brgys. Guibongan, Mambatad, Bacauan, Palaca, Tabunacan, Damilisan, Oyungan, Lanutan, Maringyan, San Rafael and Narat-an, Miagao.
The mangrove forests, on the other hand, will be in Brgy. San Fernando, Barotac Viejo (eight hectares), Brgy. Nanding Lopez, Dumangas (20 hectares) and Brgys. Bucana Bunglas and Pantalan Nabaye, Ajuy (27 hectares).

Ulian Bags Guv’s Prize on Blue Waters

Create: 01/22/2015 - 18:57

ILOILO – For the second time, the Ulian Watershed in Lambunao town won the coveted Governor’s Prize on Blue Waters, an award for the most sustainable and well-managed watershed. The Ulian Watershed proved that it has the most effective council in terms of using the ridge to reef and ecosystem-based approach in implementing the integrated water resource management. The members of the Ulian Watershed Management Council received the award during a ceremony held in the Conference Hall of Provincial Capitol on Wednesday.