QUEZON CITY, Metro Manila – EMB National Capital Region through its Ambient Water Unit and equipment supplier, SALT PH conducted installation and testing of River Surveyor last Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at the lagoon inside Biodiversity Management Bureau. The said equipment is an Acoustic Doppler Profiler system designed to measure water current, width, velocity, turbulence continue reading : EMB NCR CONDUCTS INSTALLATION AND TESTING OF RIVER SURVEYOR
METRO MANILA, Philippines – EMB National Capital Region through its selected employees from Solid Waste Management Section and Ambient Water Unit, together with donor-partner companies, joined the two-day simultaneous Clean-up Drive Activity on six adopted esteros under the Adopt an Estero/Waterbody Program in celebration of Philippine Environment Month and support of the ongoing Manila Bay continue reading : EMB NCR JOINS CLEAN-UP DRIVE ACTIVITY IN CELEBRATION OF PHILIPPINE ENVIRONMENT MONTH
The coronavirus pandemic is adding a new unwelcome element to sea pollution off the town of Bauan, a popular dive site in the Philippines’ Batangas province. Regular visitors and locals have reported a rise in the number of face masks and PPE shields being collected from the seabed. “It might be because some people who continue reading : Face Masks Add to Sea Pollution at Popular Philippines Dive Site
From choosing sustainably sourced seafood to freezing food before they go to waste, here are small but significant things you can do to help the environment through food. Eat more vegetables The movement towards eating more vegetables and less meat has certainly been gaining momentum over the last few years. In fact, there is a continue reading : How Can You Save The Environment With Your Eating Habits?
As plastics largely contribute to pollution, some groups are holding donation drives to recycle waste. Here are some that accept clean and dry plastic waste for recycling. Green Antz Builders Green Antz is a waste management company that collects used, dry and clean plastics. The waste is recycled to create bricks for construction projects. Some continue reading : LIST: Where to Donate Plastic Waste
QUEZON CITY, Metro Manila – EMB National Capital Region through its Gender and Development Focal Point System (GADFPS) conducted a Training on Bokashi/Mabuhay Balls Making last Monday, May 31 at EMB NCR Parking Area while observing COVID-19 Minimum Health and Safety Protocols (MHSP). The said event was conducted in celebration of Philippine Environment Month and continue reading : EMB NCR CONDUCTS BOKASHI BALLS TRAINING TO SELECTED WOMEN AT BARANGAY CENTRAL, QUEZON CITY
ENVIRONMENT and Natural Resources Secretary Roy A. Cimatu highlighted the role of ocean science as a key to spurring relevant behavior change towards the marine environment. “Through science, we learn about the biodiversity that thrives in our oceans, its functions, potentials, risks, and opportunities. The present state of the ocean, the threats to it, and continue reading : DENR Chief Cites Role of Science For Healthy Marine Environment
Climate change is known to negatively affect agriculture and livestock, but there has been little scientific knowledge on which regions of the planet would be touched or what the biggest risks may be. New research led by Aalto University assesses just how global food production will be affected if greenhouse gas emissions are left uncut. continue reading : Climate Change Threatens One-Third of Global Food Production