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Mangrove Reforestation Project in Capalonga, Camarines Norte

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Year Started 2005
Name of Coordinator Ms. Maribeth Reboton 
Activities
  • Planting of mangrove propagules to rehabilitate the former coastal areas damaged after felling of trees to make space for shrimp production. 
  • Organizing of seminar and workshop involving the locals to emphasize the importance of mangrove protection and so to encourage the participation of the locals.  
Project Impact
  • Increase in the number of the coastal area`s vegetation cover 
  • Increase of awareness in terms of environmental conservation and protection. This is manifested on the passed ordinances to prohibit cutting of mangroves. Violators will be penalized for any misconduct. 
Number of Hectares  240 Hectares 
Project Location  Jose Panganiban, Capalonga, Camarines Norte 
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