MGB IV Conducts IEC Campaign for Members of Sangguiniang Bayan of San Juan, Batangas

Technical Personnel from MGB IV CALABARZON led by OIC-RD Dondi M. Sarmiento conducted an IEC Campaign on the Salient Provisions of Republic Act No. 7942, otherwise known as the “Philippine Mining Act of 1995,” and its Implementing Rules and Regulations, to the members of Sangguniang Bayan (SB) of San Juan, Batangas on October 13, 2021. continue reading : MGB IV Conducts IEC Campaign for Members of Sangguiniang Bayan of San Juan, Batangas

MGB IV Conducts IEC Campaign for Small Scale Miners in Buenavista, Quezon

In line with MGB RO No. IV-CALABARZON’s thrust to establish linkages and strengthen ties with various stakeholders, an Information, Education and Communication Campaign on the pertinent provisions of Republic Act Nos. 7942 and 7076 and Department of Environment and Natural Resources Administrative Order (DAO) Nos. 2010-21 and 2015-03 was conducted for small-scale mining operations on continue reading : MGB IV Conducts IEC Campaign for Small Scale Miners in Buenavista, Quezon

MGB IV Conducts IEC on the Assessment and Evaluation of Mining Operations for BS Mining Engineering Students of UP Diliman

The academe, with its commitment to provide effective remote learning activities amid the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, reached out to different mining companies as well as related and allied government offices for the latter to give brief talks and/or provide alternative academic learning materials (i.e., promotional videos and virtual tours), in lieu of the mine continue reading : MGB IV Conducts IEC on the Assessment and Evaluation of Mining Operations for BS Mining Engineering Students of UP Diliman

Groundwater Resource and Vulnerability Assessments in Pila Watershed

For the year 2021, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Region IV CALABARZON conducted a series of Groundwater Resource and Vulnerability Assessments in Pila Watershed which covers the municipalities of Nagcarlan, Santa Cruz, Pila and Victoria, all located in the province of Laguna. The assessments included groundwater well and spring inventory, in-situ water quality testing, continue reading : Groundwater Resource and Vulnerability Assessments in Pila Watershed

MGB IV and RQAI Conduct Mine Safety, First Aid and Basic Life Support Training and DOLE Mandatory 8-Hour Occupational Safety and Health Seminar in Antipolo City, Rizal

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) IV CALABARZON in collaboration with Rizal Quarry Academy, Inc. (RQAI), conducted a two-day Mine Safety, First Aid, and Basic Life Support Training and DOLE Mandatory 8-hour Occupational Safety & Health Seminar on November 19 to 20, 2020 at Café Siena in Antipolo City, Rizal. Thirty (30) participants from the continue reading : MGB IV and RQAI Conduct Mine Safety, First Aid and Basic Life Support Training and DOLE Mandatory 8-Hour Occupational Safety and Health Seminar in Antipolo City, Rizal

MGB IV CALABARZON Mining Operators’ SDMP Funds Utilized in Responding to the Challenge of COVID-19 Pandemic

In line with the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Memorandum dated March 27, 2020 to all MGB Regional Directors authorizing the re-alignment of unutilized Social Development and Management Program funds, the following mining companies in Region IV CALABARZON have initiated the following activities to support the affected communities due to COVID-19: LafargeHolcim Aggregates, Inc. – MPSA continue reading : MGB IV CALABARZON Mining Operators’ SDMP Funds Utilized in Responding to the Challenge of COVID-19 Pandemic