Filminera Resources Corporation (FRC) signs a memorandum of agreement with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau (DENR-ERDB) to enhance the company’s capability in the restoration and progressive rehabilitation of disturbed and mined-out areas. DENR-ERDB will also extend help on the establishment of a clonal nursery in Brgy. Puro, Aroroy, Masbate. They will also give technical assistance in conducting Landform Function Analysis (LFA) for the rehabilitated areas, and the mangrove and bamboo plantations. Photo shows the signatories to the MOA, (sitting from L-R): Florita E. Siapno, OIC-Chief, Forest Ecosystems Research Division (FERD); Ma. Lourdes G. Ferrer, Director, Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau; Geronimo C. Badulis, Jr., FRC Resident Manager; and Audie M. Altiche, FRC Environmental Manager. Also in photo are (standing from L-R): Ma. Kristina P. Orpia, FERD Technical Staff; Mayumi Quintos-Natividad, ERDB Assistant Director, Gregorio E. Santos, Jr., Urban and Biodiversity Research Development and Extension Center Head; and Greg Perez and Maureen Bien of FRC Environmental Department.