What’s Inside  1 “Bayanihan sa Talipan” a Biodiversity Conservation Initiative / Training on Seed Technology, Seed Identification, Macrosomatic Clonal Propagation, and Hi­Q VAM 1 Application / Water balance estimation project in Northern Luzon / Six Year Communication Plan of Cordillera Consortium for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resource Research and Development (CorCAARRD) with WWRRDEC  2  B.S. Forestry interns from Caraga State University attends Lectures on the ERDB Mandates, Bamboo Technology, and Carbon stock Assessment. /  Puerto Galera Carrying Capacity Result Presented to Stakeholder’s at the Provincial Capitol 3 Protecting Biodiversity thru Sustainable Forest and Ecotourism Management / Southern Mindanao Agriculture, Aquatic and Resources Research and Development Consortium Celebrate its 35th Founding Anniversary 4 BS Biology and Chem Eng students work as interns at WWRRDEC / Leapfrogging towards Livable Communities 6 The Benguet Pine Heritage Tree of Baguio City /  “Aksyon Para sa Natatanging Mundo ­ Only One Earth” 7 ERDB­WWRRDEC-LESU Awarded as best section for CY 2022 /  Ms. Sharmaine L. Egalla Awarded Best Employee of WWRRDEC for C.Y. / Comparative Analysis on the Production/Yield of Oleoresin Tapping Technology in Benguet Pine (Pinus kesiya Royle ex Gordon) 2022 8 “Bamboo Propagation and Plantation Establishment” at Namulandayan, Lupao, Nueva Ecija /  FWRDEC welcomes new batches of BS Forestry field practicum students from NEMSU­Bislig and MSU­Naawan Campus / Kasikas sa Kinaiyahan / S & T Action Frontline for Emergencies and Hazards (SAFE) for Forest Fire in the Watersheds in Bokod and Tublay, Benguet Province  / Urban & Biodiversity Research Development and Extension Center of the Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau (ERDB) hosted this year’s activity tour for senior citizens, PWDs, and selected personnel 10 Briqstone: a story of success in the production of charcoal briquetting using farm wastes. 11 PLGU officials of Quezon to discuss possible technical assistance on biodiversity conservation / CAR government agencies launch National Plan of Action vs marine litter 12 Webinar on Minimizing Risks to Benguet Pine Forest / Kapihan with Watershed and Environmental Management Committee during Cordillera Month