What’s Inside  1 ERDB holds General Assembly 2023  /  Hand in hand in protecting our wetlands 2  It’s time for wetland restoration 3 Priority agenda discussed in the RRDIC­6 Meeting on the protection and sustainability of ENR in Western Visayas  / Coming stronger and working together towards resilient wetland environment, better tomorrow and excellent public service  4 UBRDEC encourages youth to promote science for biodiversity/ How to properly handle toxic and dangerous waste 5 Mangroves Matter: The investigation of the mangrove mortality in Bohol/ Kidapawan City, Cotabato launches Canopy ’25 6  Living lakes, biodiversity, and climate project forum / Writeshop on carbon sequestration and carbon stock assessment for graduated eNGP plantation in Zamboanga Peninsula 7 PlastiCount Pilipinas Training Program / Davao del Sur State College tours the Philippine Bambusetum 8 Call Conference for North Luzon Cluster of DOST CY 2023 / DENR Region 1 on carbon stock assessment of NGP sites 9 Biodiversity conservation and sustainable livelihood in Calauag, Quezon 10 DENR­ERDB kicks off National Women’s Month celebration 2023 / Talakayang Pangkalikasan sa BSU­on­the­Air 11 Identification and analysis of plastic particles at the Tañon Strait Protected Seascape (TSPS) / Indigenous weather and climate forecasting of the Bontok, Isneg, and Uma tribes 12 Strengthening collaborative tree seed supply systems for restoration in Mindanao