Mindoro bamboo flowers after 32 years at the Philippine Bambusetum in Baguio City

Bamboo is known for its economic and ecological importance.  However, there are some species of bamboo that bear flowers and eventually die which seldom occurs in the plant kingdom. This rare phenomenon of bamboo flowering was sighted in the Mindoro bamboo (Cephalostachyum mindorensis Gamble) which started last January 2020 after 32 years of planting at continue reading : Mindoro bamboo flowers after 32 years at the Philippine Bambusetum in Baguio City

ERDB Director Tamayo turns over directorship to Director Adornado

After a 6-month assignment as Director of the Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau (ERDB), ERDB Director Nonito M. Tamayo formally relinquished his position to give way to the ERDB’s former Director Henry A. Adornado on June 17, 2020 at the ERDB Auditorium. In her welcome message, ERDB Asst. Director Mayumi Quintos-Natividad welcomed the returning director continue reading : ERDB Director Tamayo turns over directorship to Director Adornado

WWRRDEC set to continue research on Benguet pine and bark beetle to support Environment Code of Baguio City in 2020

The Watershed and Water Resources Research Development and Extension Center (WWRRDEC) is set to conduct IEC/advocacy activities and continue its research initiatives on Benguet pine and bark beetle in 2020 as a way to support the LGU in implementing the Environment Code in Baguio City. The Ordinance Numbered 18, Series of 2016 or the Environment continue reading : WWRRDEC set to continue research on Benguet pine and bark beetle to support Environment Code of Baguio City in 2020