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DOST-V joins nationwide tree planting activity

In celebration of the Philippine Environment Month of 2022, the Department of Science and Technology Region V (DOST-V) joins the Simultaneous Nationwide Tree Planting Activity with the theme, "Aksyon Para sa Natatanging Mundo", at Brgy. San Francisco, Legazpi City, Albay on 8 June 2022.

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources Region V spearheaded the said celebration in its effort to protect, enhance, and develop the country's environment and natural resources.

Ever since the implementation of the DENR-led National Greening Program virtue of Executive Order 26 issued in 2011, DOST-V, together with its six Provincial Science and Technology Centers, has been actively participating the goal to plant some 1.5 billion trees in 1.5 million hectares of land.

First published on June 13, 2022. Source