DENR-CAR bags RIVERS for LIFE Award anew. The Department of Environment and Natural Resources-CAR won first place in the 2022 Recognizing Individuals/Institutions towards Vibrant and Enhanced Rivers or the RIVERS for Life Award. Its entry, Ibulao River in Ifugao, was proclaimed the Most Improved Class C River.
 
This is the second time the DENR-CAR has won first place in the search. The first was in 2019 with Lamut River in Ifugao as its entry. The DENR-CAR also ranked second places with the entries Bued River in Benguet in 2020 and Apayao-Abulug River in Apayao in 2021.