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SIGNIFICANT IMPROVEMENTS IN WATER QUALITY A YEAR AFTER ‘BATTLE FOR MANILA BAY’ – CIMATU

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has noted significant improvements in the water quality of major outfalls directly draining into the Manila Bay a year after the  rehabilitation of the polluted bay started. “There is reason to celebrate because a year after we launched the ‘Battle for Manila Bay,’ we have recorded significant improvements […]

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DENR MORE DETERMINED TO REHABILITATE MANILA BAY – CIMATU

Rehabilitating a heavily polluted water body is proving to be an extremely difficult task, but the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) under the leadership of Secretary Roy Cimatu is more determined than ever to win the so-called “Battle for Manila Bay.” Cimatu, who chairs the Manila Bay Task Force (MBTF), said that much […]

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Politics

VOLUNTEERS, GOV’T OFFICIALS COMMENDABLE FOR MANILA BAY CLEANUP LAUNCH – VILLAR

Senator Cynthia Villar lauded the volunteers and government officials who led the launch of the inter-agency campaign to clean and rehabilitate Manila Bay. Villar, chair of the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources, said the campaign called “Battle for Manila Bay,” provided the needed boost to volunteers who have made it their life’s mission to […]