Presentation of brief background of the three (3) Protected Areas within the province of Rizal, the Upper Marikina River Basin Protected Landscape, Pamitinan Protected Landscape, and Kaliwa Watershed Forest Reserve, with the DENR CALABARZON Regional Executive Director Nonito Tamayo, Assistant Secretary for Field Operations-Luzon Gilbert Gonzales, Assistant Secretary for Climate Change and concurrent Director of Biodiversity Management Bureau Ricardo Calderon, and Director of Forest Management Bureau Lourdes Wagan.

Proposed plans and programs for these PAs where also discussed during the presentation.