TURN-OVER OF SERVICE VEHICLES. The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) here led by Executive Director Paquito Moreno, Jr., turned over today five brand new motor vehicles to its field offices in Bataan, Bulacan, Pampanga, Nueva Ecija and Tarlac to further intensify the cleanup and rehabilitation of Manila Bay area in Central Luzon. The said vehicles will also be used in the mobilization of human resources for the effective monitoring and implementation of environmental laws.
Manila Bay has a total coastline of 190 kilometers. Of these, 142 kilometers or 75% falls under Region 3 with Bulacan (43 km), Pampanga (21 km) and Bataan (78 km) including Nueva Ecija in the upstream and Tarlac in the midstream portion of the Manila Bay region. (-30-)