The celebration of Month of the Ocean which is celebrated annually in the Philippines by virtue of Presidential Proclamation No. 57 issued in 1999 and Famers and Fisherfolks Month. This year’s celebration will highlight the significance as well as the conservation and protection of the of our coastal and marine resources hence the theme “Biodiversity for Food SeaCUREity”.
In relation to this, the office had come up with the line of activities for the month. The line-up activities was started with the hanging of tarpaulin in the last May 3, 2016 in the compound of PENRO Surigao del Norte.
On May 13, 2016, the CENRO Tubod and PENRO Surigao del Norte in collaboration with ECOFISH of DA-BFAR, PDRRMO, PNP Maritime and Hinatuan Mining Corporation conducted a Symposium on Marine Biodiversity and Food Security at SSCT, Academic Center, Surigao City. The symposium was participated by 50 fourth year students of BS Environmental Science. Its primary objective is to impart to the students the role and importance of ecosystems under the ocean. Read more>>>