CENR Officer Rabindranath P. Quilala of DENR-CENRO Buguias gives his speech (top-left picture) during the formal presentation and courtesy visit  of the Deputized Environment and Natural Resources Officers (DENROs) (main picture) from the Municipalities of Atok, Bakun, Bokod,  Buguias, Kapangan. Kibungan and Tublay at the Provincial Capitol of Benguet last January 23, 2017, where they were welcomed and honored by Governor Pacalso and Vice Governor  Tingbaoen together with the members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan. The said DENROs were deputized through the joint effort of the Provincial Government of Benguet under the ENR Officer Julius Kollin, the Jaime V. Ongpin Foundation, Inc. (JVOFI) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-CAR) for the environmental stewardship and management of the forest reserves and watersheds draining to the Amburayan River. |Photo by C. Buguias