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MGB MIMAROPA geologists conduct geologic mapping of Baldat, Culion quadrangles in Palawan

Geologists from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region conducted geological mapping of Baldat and Culion Quadrangles in Palawan, March 28 to April 12, to identify and map the distribution of the different lithologic units covering these areas.

The Baldat Quadrangle covers Brgy. Maglalambay of Busuanga and Barangays Galoc, Luac, Malaking Patag, and Baldat of Culion municipality. Meanwhile, covered in the Culion Quadrangle are the Poblacion Barangays Jardin, Culango, Balala,...

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Vulnerability Risk Assessment in Busuanga, Palawan conducted

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region’s Geosciences Division commenced its geohazard databasing and vulnerability risk assessment (VRA) of Busuanga, Palawan, February 26 to March 14.

The updating of geohazard maps and database of Busuanga, and gathering of data for VRA will enable the office to calculate how many people, how much built-up zones (square kilometers), and determine the length of roads exposed to flooding and rain induced landslides.

Overflow of this river in...

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MGB MIMAROPA geologists conduct Vulnerability Risk Assessment in Coron, Palawan

Technical personnel from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region’s Geosciences Division conducted geohazard database updating and risk exposure assessment of the Municipality of Coron, Palawan, February 26 – March 14.

Copies of geohazard IEC posters and pamphlets are turned over to Brgy. Captain Franklin F. Usorfacion and other officials of Brgy. Decalachao

This activity sought to update the flood and landslide susceptibility database in Coron, and gather necessary data for...

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MIMAROPA officers participate in MGBEA’s Employees Welfare Program and Benefits Forum

Officers from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Employees Association (MGBEA) – MIMAROPA Region Chapter and the Regional Office’s management representatives joined their counterparts in the MGB Employees Welfare and Development Forum Series V with the theme “Evolving Engagement Leading to a Dedicated and Resilient Public Servant” April 27-30, at PROXY by The Oriental Albay in Legazpi City.

The said event highlighted discussions on Basic Occupational Safety and Health, requirements on...

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Empowering stories of women amidst health, climate crises featured in MGB MIMAROPA Women’s Month Celebration

Stories of individuals and organizations empowering women and their communities amidst the climate crisis and COVID-19 pandemic are highlighted in this year’s National Women’s Month Celebration, March 31, spearheaded by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Regional Gender and Development (GAD) Focal Point System (FPS).

With the theme, “Women Can Make Change Amidst Climate Crisis and COVID-19,” this activity aimed to strengthen collaboration between the MGB and its stakeholders to...

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MGB MIMAROPA participates in MIMAROPA RDC 2022 National Women’s Month Celebration activities

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region joined the online activities of the MIMAROPA Regional Gender and Development Committee (RGADC) as part of the 2022 National Women’s Month Celebration.

In partnership with the Philippine Commission on Women, the “Spoken Word Poetry Session 2.0: Agenda ng Kababaihan, Tungo sa Kaunlaran” on March 24 featured personally written poems highlighting priority gender issues and the efforts in order to address these concerns.

Meanwhile, MIMAROPA...

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