By Restituto A. Cayubit
Tacloban City – Trees were planted in Sabang Daguitan, Surf Camp, Dulag, Leyte, last Friday to commemorate Women’s Month.
Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Regional Director for Eastern Visayas Leonardo Sibbaluca told reporters more than 1,000 seedlings of various beach forest species were planted.
Sibbaluca said about 500 participants from DENR and various government agencies, private organizations and the local government of Dulag joined the activity.
The trees will further protect the beaches of Dulag against sea surges.