In line with the regular target under Support to Operations of CENRO Catanauan, Quezon, please be informed that the undersigned facilitated the conduct of Photo-Booth Exhibit Contest which was launched on March 2, 2020 at CENRO Catanauan, Quezon.

The exhibition was conducted in celebration of the "World Wildlife Day” on March 4, “International Day of the Forests” on March 21, “World Water Day” on March 22 and “Philippine Water Week” in the 4th week of March.

The exhibits are the creation of DENR-CENRO Catanauan personnel under the Conservation and Development Section (CDS). The exhibit was open for public viewing to clients and invited students within Catanauan, Quezon which also served as judges during the contest while an online voting (thru Facebook) commenced on March 2, 2020.

The said activity features the use of recycled materials while showcasing the environmental importance of different wildlife, landscape, seascape, other natural and historical structures found in Buenavista Protected Landscape in Mulanay, Quezon, Mulanay Watershed Forest Reserve in San Francisco, Quezon, Alibijaban Wilderness Area in San Andres, Quezon and the reforestation projects under the Enhanced National Greening Program.

It also aims to engage and educate netizens in ways to turn waste and trash into useful, creative and innovative products and disseminate information on the different programs and activities undertaken by DENR-CENRO Catanauan for the protection, conservation and sustainable management of the environment and natural resources, including Reforestation and Protected Areas under its jurisdiction.

The awarding should be on March 30, 2020 (Monday) after the flag ceremony, however, due to COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, the contest was interrupted by the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). With this, the announcement of winners will be conducted upon lifting of the ECQ.