PEMU Palawan conducts water sampling activity

The Provincial Environmental Management Unit of Palawan conducted a series of water sampling activities in the water bodies of Bacuit Bay, El Nido Bay, and El Nido Estero in El Nido, Palawan on October 6-8.

Senior Environmental Management Specialist Leonora Mansueto led the team composed of Environmental Monitoring Officers Peter Abobot and Kier Ceasar Dela Cruz, together with Laboratory Staff Kimberly Perocho, and Administrative Staff Isabelo Conde in the conduct of the said activities.

The Environmental Management Bureau MIMAROPA Region is mandated under the Republic Act 9275, otherwise known as the Philippine Clean Water Act of 2004, to monitor the water quality in its area of jurisdiction through water sampling and analysis.

Water sampling was held by the PEMU Palawan team, with assistance from the Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Office of El Nido.