As part of the reconnaissance/assessment on the aftermath damages brought by the eruption of Taal Volcano, this Office provided Technical Assistance together with PAMO-TVPL to the Biodiversity Management Bureau (BMB) personnel last February 5, 2020.

Towns of Balete. Cuenca, MataasnaKahoy, Talisay and Tanauan Batangas were visited and assessed through the conduct of the following activities: 1). Aerial Assessment using Drone 2). Terrestrial and Wetland Assessment of Flora and Fauna 3). Socio-economic Assessment, 4). Ortho Mapping (Assessment of establishments and infrastructure) and 5). Water Sampling Monitoring (12 Stations of Taal Lake and River Tributaries)