On June 23, 2017, the DENR PENRO Marinduque personnel conducted a tree planting activity along the coastal area of Barangay Antipolo, Gasan, Marinduque in line with the month-long celebration of Philippine Environment Month this June having the theme “Connecting People to Nature”, with the tagline, “I’m With Nature”which encourages people to show their collective love and appreciation for nature, and in celebration of the Arbor Day 2017.


The tree planting activity started at 7:00 in the morning and was headed by the Chief, Technical Services Division Cynthia U. Lozano together with Conservation and Development Chief, Emeterio M. Recto. A total of 300 seedlings of Talisay was planted and marked with stakes.


Afterwards, a short program was facilitated where Planning Officer I/Information Officer Jhonna Liza S. Medenilla shared information about the special events celebrated for the month of June while CDS Chief, Recto explained the importance of planting trees along the coastal areas.


Lastly, TSD Chief, Lozano thanked everyone who participated in the activity.###