From Left to Right. Adreana Santos-Remo, For. Mayumi Quintos-Natividad, Dr. Henry Adornado, Dr. Jose Camacho Jr., Emmanuel Cuison, For. Roberto Cereno, and Dr. Fernando Paras

Los Baños, Laguna – The Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau (ERDB) and University of the Philippines-Los Baños (UPLB) tackled their ongoing and future collaborations in forestry and natural resources last September 27 at the UPLB Main Library.

Director Dr. Henry Adornado, Assistant Director For. Mayumi Quintos-Natividad and OIC AFMD Chief Emmanuel Cuison extended gratitude to the UPLB administration led by Chancellor Dr. Jose Camacho Jr., Vice Chancellor for Community Affairs For. Robert Cereno, and Vice Chancellor for Planning and Development Dr. Fernando Paras were instrumental in providing Covid-19 vaccines for ERDB employees.

Sylvatrop’s Managing Editor Adreana Santos-Remo also turned over three Sylvatrop issues, including the latest Special Issue with the UPLB Institute of Renewable Natural Resources. Sylvatrop is the DENR-ERDB’s official technical journal on Philippine ecosystems and natural resources, This special issue was funded by the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Agricultural Research through the UPLB project “Catalyzing UPLB’s status as a Research University: Enhancing its Publication Output Comparable to ASEAN University Counterparts’ ‘. Allysa Marie Federio, TTD