Regional Executive Director Arturo E. Fadriquela embarked on a visit to key environmental facilities in Zamboanga del Sur on January 25, 2024. The tour included the Region IX Clonal Facility in Pulacan, Labangan, the Modernized and Mechanized Forestry Nursery in Baclay, Tukuran, and the Regional Wildlife Rescue Center, also situated in Baclay, Tukuran.

RED Fadriquela engaged in discussions with facility leaders, gaining firsthand knowledge of the innovative practices and advancements contributing to sustainable forestry and wildlife conservation in the region. The visit underscores DENR IX’s commitment in promoting environmental resilience and biodiversity conservation.