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BEN M. ACANA
OIC-PENR Officer

PROFILE

The area of jurisdiction of PENRO Zamboanga del Sur occupies the southern section of the Zamboanga Peninsula that forms the western part of the Island of Mindanao. It is located at longitude 122° 30"" and latitude 7° 15"" north. It has a total land area of 473,491 hectares or 4,734.91 square miles.

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Stretching northward from Zamboanga Sibugay Province in the southwest and running along the northern boundary to Salug Valley in the east is the province’s mountainous countryside. The coastal plains extend regularly from south to west then spread into wide flat lands when reaching the coastal plains of the Baganian peninsula in the southeast. Zamboanga del Sur is subdivided into 26 municipalities and 1 city. These divisions are further subdivided into 681 barangays. The province comprises of two congressional districts.

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           PENRO Zambonga del Sur is comprising two    CENR offices, namely CENRO Pagadian City which  embraces the 1st Congressional District of the province consisting of 11 municipalities plus the Capital City of Pagadian, now the Seat of the Zamboanga Peninsula Region (ZAMPEN) and CENRO Guipos which is composed of the 15 Municipalities of the 2nd Congressional District of Zamboanga del Sur.  It has a total land area of 373,027.50 hectares with 215,648 hectares within the Alienable and Disposable (A&D) Lands and 157, 379.50 hectares inside Forest or Timber Land.

The economy of the Province is predominantly agricultural products include coco oil, livestock feed milling, rice/corn milling, including the processing of fruits, gifts and house wares made from indigenous materials like handmade paper, roots, rattan, buri, and bamboo; wood-based manufacture of furniture and furniture components from wood, rattan, and bamboo; marine and aquaculture including support services; construction services and manufacture of marble, concrete, and wooden construction materials. There are also mining areas in the province, such as found in the Municipality of Bayog managed by TVI, a Canadian-based mining firm which concentrates on gold mining, and the Cebu Ore Mining which is handling the Ore-Copper-Steel mines.

 In the Current year, the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office of Zamboanga del Sur implemented the different priority programs and projects for environmental enhancement and protection in conformity with the approved Physical and Financial Plan (PFP). This is extracted from the General Plan of Action (GPOA) which is the operational blue print of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.

  As a policy, the targeted activities reflected in the plan were correspondingly distributed/assigned to the two (2) CENR Offices – the front liners and/or direct project implementers. The conduct of the series of consultation, taking into consideration the manpower capabilities, administrative area of jurisdiction and the felt needs in terms of developmental perspective and service of the respective offices was the determining factor in the target allocation. 

 For the year 2013, PENRO Zamboanga del Sur had exemplarily accomplished the programmed targets for the year. The realization of these momentous achievements attributed much to the untiring commitment of all DENR officials and personnel at all levels coupled with the strong support and partnership of the concerned stakeholders; the Local Government Units, People’s Organization, Non-Government Organizations, National Service Agencies, Private Sectors and the Academes. 

MISSION 

           The DENR shall be the driving force in the pursuit of sustainable development, enabling stakeholders’ participation in the protection, conservation and management of the environment and natural resources for the present and future generations.

VISION 

           A nation enjoying and sustaining its natural resources and a clean and healthy environment.

MANDATE 

The DENR is the primary government agency responsible for the conservation, management, development and proper use of the country’s environment and natural resources.



 

 
 
For inquiries please feel free to visit or contact us at:
 

Address : Vincenzo Sagun St., Gatas Dist., Pagadian City

Phone Numbers : Tel No.(062) 2141455, Telefax No. (062) 2153019

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CENRO ,  Pagadian City

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CENR  Officer  For. Ernesto C. Alcibar, Jr

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News

“SAMA-SAMA SA K5: Kilos sa Klima at KalamidadTungo sa Kaligtasan at Kaunlaran”

            A public forum on climate change and disaster risk reduction management was conducted by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Region IX for coastal residents of Barangay Bucana, Siocon, Zamboanga Del Norte in line with the celebration of the National Climate Change Consciousness Week (November 19-25).

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Photo Releases

CENR Officer Nelson Velasco delivers his message during the "Sama-sama sa K5: Kilos sa Klima at Kalamidad Tungo sa Kaligtasan and Kaunlaran" with the theme "Harmonizing NCCAP Towards Building Community Resilience in Siocon, Zamboanga del Norte on November 19, 2018.

RED Carlito M. Tuballa giving  assurance to the different local chief executives and other LGU officials present during the turn-over ceremony.

USec Marcial C. Amaro, Jr. during the Mindanao Cluster Management Conference hosted by DENR 9 Zamboanga Peninsula in Pagadian City.

2018 DENR-9 Physical Fitness and Sports Development headed by RD Carlito M. Tuballa held at Dapitan City on July 16-18, 2018.

RD Carlito M. Tuballa attends the 13th Joint Management Committee (JMC) for Turtle Islands Heritage Protected Area (TIHPA) meeting at Richmonde Hotel, Quezon City on July 11, 2018.

Photo-opportunities of Dr. Oporto with the panel of judges .

RD Carlito M. Tuballa signs the Memorandum of Understanding with Raquel Sanchez Tirona, Vice President for Rare Philippines and Micronesia for the joint implementation of Projects on Sustainable Fisheries and Coastal Resource Management in the Municipality of Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay.

In line with the celebration of Philippine Environment Month (June) and World Environment Day (June 5) with the theme: "Beat Plastic Pollution; If you can't reuse it, Refuse It'", the DENR Regional Office, PENRO ZDS, CENRO RM, CENRO Guipos, Philippine Army, Philippine Air Force and other Government Agency join coastal and river Clean-up Activity.

In line with the International Year of the Reef and the Month of the Ocean 2018, Turtle Islands Wildlife Sanctuary together with its stakeholders and residents celebrates the 2nd Adlaw ...see more

In line with the celebration of Earth Week 2018, multiple stakeholders from government and non-government agencies conducted Community Cleanup in ... readmore

Mass Oath-Taking Ceremony to the Newly Appointed/Promoted DENR-IX Personnel held at DENR lobby, Balintawak, Pagadian City on April 5, 2018.

CENRO Pilarito B. Montebon delivers his message during the conduct of Learning Event and Workshop for DENR-9 Designated Information Officers, Youth Desk Officers, Senior Citizen and PWD from the Regional, Provincial, Community and Line Bureaus.

RD Carlito M. Tuballa presenting his issues to the different DENR 9 regional, provincial and community officials during the 2nd Regional Management Conference.

DENR 9 conduct Communication, Education and Public Awareness (CEPA) campaign in ZSNHS-Senior High together with the technical staff of the Conservation and Development Division in line with this year's celebration of World Wetlands Day with the theme "Wetlands for a Sustainable Urban Future: Urban wetlands making cities liveable."

Turn-over Ceremony of the Regional Clonal Nursery Facilities, established at Pulacan, Labangan, Zamboanga del Sur by the Forest and Timber Resources and Research Center of the ERDB to the DENR Region 9, Zamboanga Peninsula on Feb. 5, 2018.

RD Carlito M. Tuballa announces the top priority programs as per instruction of Sec. Roy A. Cimatu during the 1st Regional Management Conference at Mardale Hotel Pagadian City on January 25 2018.

DENR-IX OIC RD Carlito M. Tuballa hands over the DENR Flag to In-coming PENRO Ben M. Acana during the turnover ceremony held in PENRO ZDS Office on January 23, 2018.

Turn-over Ceremony between in-coming RD Carlito M. Tuballa and out-going RD Felix S. Mirasol, Jr. at MGB Office, Zamboanga City.

Consultation meeting of Secretary Roy A. Cimatu and party at Sirawai, ZDN were participated by Sirawai Mayor Gamar A. Janihim, Siocon Mayor Julius Lobrigas, Brgy Officials, 2 parish priest, teachers, farmers and CENRO Siocon Personnel.

Conference and Briefing at Edwin Andrews Airbase, Zamboanga City.

Arrival of Secretary Roy A. Cimatu and party at Zamboanga City Airport, Zamboanga City on January 11, 2018.

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