The Biodiversity, Coastal, Wetlands and Ecotourism Research Center Region 6, Cebu City celebrated victory after sending two participants namely: Jenny B. Lacorte and Lovejoy V. Tejido in the orientation on Statistics and ENR Statistical Quiz Contest conducted on October 17, 2016 at 9 o’clock in the morning at the DENR Activity Center.

The event is in connection with the celebration of the 27th National Statistics Month with the theme, “Sustainable Development: Making Statistics Count.” Out of 14 participants from the Technical Divisions of DENR Region Office 6, Bureaus and DENR Field Offices in Aklan, Antique, Capiz, Iloilo and Guimaras, Jenny B. Lacorte of Biodiversity Coastal Wetlands and Ecotourism Research Center Region 6 (BCWERC R6) got the First Place Award in the ENR Statistical Quiz Contest. Gella Joy C. Lorilla of Conservation and Development Division (CDD) of the DENR Region Office 6 got the second place and Vicente Camilo T. Corpus of PENRO Guimaras was on the 3rd place. Two participants were invited in each of the four divisions of the Technical Services of the DENR Region Office 6 namely CDD, LPDD (Licenses, Patents and Deeds Division), Enforcement Division and Surveys Division. Two participants each were also invited to join from three line bureaus namely EMB, MGB and BCWERC same with the five field offices.

Jenny B. Lacorte was the first one to score 13 points in the quiz making her the champion for this year’s ENR Statistical Quiz Contest. It has been a good shot for the BCWERC’s designated Planning Officer. Lynly Florence B. Palma, BCWERC