The Baguio Water District (BWD) and the various Lions Clubs in the city are joining forces to protect the watersheds
where the majority of the city's water supply is sourced.
In his letter to Cimatu, Santos cited in detail the destructive logging in the Angat watershed
, the siltation of the dam's water reservoir, and the death and destruction due to flooding, which was proven in a Senate investigation on the complaint of the NALJP.
Napocor manages the watershed
of Angat Dam which supplies potable water to Metro Manila.
He further expressed his pleasure that this project is focused on sustainable watershed
management practices which will ultimately increase the farming community resilience to climate change through stimulated adoption of improved practices.
LTG initially acquired a 30% stake in Watershed
on 29 January 2016, for a total consideration of USD 3m.
This year, The Watershed
celebrates two decades of providing patients reputable treatment for alcoholism and drug addiction.
For the long-term, MWSS targets to implement a Corporate Forestry Watershed
Legacy Program to encourage the adoption by various corporations and other entities of thousands of hectares of denuded portions of Ipo Dam.
Mayor Sara Duterte announced during Thursday's Watershed
Summit at the Grand Men Seng Hotel that the local government will fund the delineation of the critical areas, among other areas in the city's watershed
is an area that contributes flow to a point on the landscape." Watersheds
are an important focus of study because management of water volume and quality, soil conservation, flood control, wild life habitat and forests require understanding the many features of relevant watersheds
They urged for effective skill development on improved watershed
management practices by creating linkages among the regional countries to avoid the adverse climate effects on human and agriculture sectors of the South Asian Region.
Aspect map of Munda Dam watershed
reveals the slope direction from East to Southeast.