In observance of the International Day of Climate Action this October 24, the Ecosystems Research and Development-Agroforestry Research Development Extension Center (ERDB-ARDEC) spearheaded a one-day event; Regional Technology Forum, on October 26, at DENR XII’s Function Hall, Koronadal City.
Said event aimed to capacitate the DENR XII technical personnel with necessary information on carbon stock and sequestration assessment concerning the Enhanced National Greening Program (e-NGP) and Community-Based Forest Management (CBFM) in the region.
Regional Executive Director Atty. Felix S. Alicer extended his gratitude to the ERDB-ARDEC for the initiative of organizing the said forum.
Regional and field office participants were presented with topics on carbon stock assessment and its concepts, assessment of forest data collection, and data analysis provided by resource speakers, Senior Science Research Specialist (SrSRS) Alvin Angelo Salting, SRS II Rodrigo Real, Jr. and Chemist II Royette Posadas, respectively.
Present during the event were Supervising SRS Araceli Dela Cruz, Assistant Division Chief-Planning Management Division Ma. Theresa Menor with selected ERDB-ARDEC, and Regional Office staff. (with report from SrSRS-ERDB-ARDEC Jethrone Setenta) I 𝐑𝐒𝐂𝐈𝐆𝐊