EMB-NIR Conducted OPMS and EIA Review Protocols Orientation

The Environmental Management Bureau  – Negros Island Region of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR EMB-NIR) conducted an orientation for Online Permitting and Monitoring System (OPMS) and EIA Review Protocols. The said orientation was held today, December 15, 2016 at O Hotel, 52 San Sebastian St.,Bacolod City. Attendees for the OPMS orientation were EMB-NIR Staff continue reading : EMB-NIR Conducted OPMS and EIA Review Protocols Orientation


Film Showing of the Movie entitled “BOSES” In support to Gender and Development and to promote the Campaign to End Violence Against Women and Children, EMB-NIR in coordination with Erasto Films conducted a free screening of the movie “Boses”  in John B. Lacson Colleges Foundation (JBLCF) last December 6, 2016. BOSES is a must-see film. The story continue reading : BOSES

Adopt-an-Estero/Waterbody Clean Up

The month of November celebrated three important environmental events particularly the National Environmental Awareness Month, National Clean Air Month and the Climate Change Consciousness Week. This month aims to make a difference among various sectors of society, particularly, the youth. Because of the important role that everybody plays in promoting a balanced and sustainable environment, continue reading : Adopt-an-Estero/Waterbody Clean Up


2017 NATIONAL SEARCH FOR SUSTAINABLE AND ECO-FRIENDLY SCHOOLS  Rationale: “Overcoming poverty, gender equality, health promotion, environmental conservation and protection, rural transformation, human rights, intercultural understanding and peace, sustainable production and consumption, cultural diversity, and information and communication technologies – these are the key themes under the Global Action Program of the Post United Nations Decade of continue reading : 2017 NATIONAL SEARCH FOR SUSTAINABLE AND ECO-FRIENDLY SCHOOLS

National Clean-up Day

      The month of September is declared as “National Clean-up Month” as per Proclamation No. 244 Series of 1993 (“declaring September of Every Year as National Clean-Up Month and the 17th to the 23rd of September of Each Year as the World Clean and Green Week”).  One of the major activities that will continue reading : National Clean-up Day


Adopt-an-Estero/Water Body Program is a collaborative undertaking between and among the Estero Community, Donor-Partner, Local Government Unit/s, other government agencies and the DENR. Response to the continuing mandamus by the Supreme Court for agencies led by the DENR to clean up Manila Bay, particularly through the esteros and waterways that empty into it. Objectives of the continue reading : Adopt-An-Estero

LGU Compliance to RA9003

Negros Oriental LGU Type of Disposal Facility Remarks Canlaon City Open dumpsite SLF under construction Vallehermoso Open dumpsite Plan to dispose at the Canlaon SLF Guihulngan City Open dumpsite Will construct their categorized SLF La Libertad Open dumpsite   Jimalalud Open dumpsite   Tayasan Open dumpsite Plan to established a categorized disposal facility Ayungon Open continue reading : LGU Compliance to RA9003

Brigada Eskwela 2016

As part of the Environment Month 2016 celebration, EMB NIR, together with DENR NIR and PENRO Negros Occidental joins the BRIGADA ESKWELA 2016. The said activity was held in Bacolod City National High School (BCNHS) last June 3, 2016 with the help and support of BCNHS Math Department.  ORIENTATION FROM BCNHS MATH DEPARTMENT HEAD CLEAN-UP OF THE continue reading : Brigada Eskwela 2016

Basura Patroller’s Training

As per compliance to the Republic Act 9003 (RA9003) also known as the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act, DENR-EMB NIR (R18) conducted the Basura Patroller's Training conducted last May 20-24, 2016 at O' Hotel, Bacolod City. The “Basura Patrol” Team The “Basura Patrol” Team aimed to strictly implement and enforce the stated provision by patrolling public places continue reading : Basura Patroller’s Training