271247423 449353480201720 3965065493116168500 n   The Mines and Geosciences Bureau-IX served as Resource Persons in the Orientation Seminar on ENR Laws, Rules and Regulations, Policies and Deputation of DENROs of LGU Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte  on January 17, 2022.

  Upon the Invitation Letter sent by Sindangan Municipal Mayor Rosendo Labadlabad addressed to the DENR-IX, the one-day event featured lectures on the different environmental laws to about 120 participants coming from the 22 barangays of the said Municipality.
   Mine Management Division Chief, Engr. Ramil Mundo and Engr. Ventrick Ceazar Albano discussed on the Salient Features on the RA No. 7942 or otherwise known as the Philippine Mining Act of 1995 and RA No. 7070 or the People's Small-Scale Mining Act, including MGB MC No. 2018-01, or the Guidelines in the Conduct of Apprehension, Seizure, Confiscation and Disposition of Illegally-Sourced Minerals/Mineral Products and By-Products, Tools, Conveyances, and Equipment Used, respectively. 

   After the presentation, participants immediately took their Oath as deputized DENROs to serve as DENR-IX's partner in ensuring that all environmental laws, rules and regulations are being implemented in their respective areas of jurisdiction.