6 months Angat Dam’s water level falls below minimum operating level MB
  By Ellalyn de Vera Ruiz Angat Dam’s water level has fallen below its 180-meter minimum operating level on Sunday amid the lack of rainfall over the watershed area. Angat Dam in Bulacan (FREDDIE VELEZ / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) recorded the Angat Dam’s water elevation at 179.97 meters around 6 a.m. Sunday, down by 0.35 meters from last Saturday’s 180.32 meters. According to the National Water Resources Board (NWRB), they will be prioritizing Metro Manila’s domestic water needs over irrigation and power generation. Under the water regulator’s protocol in the ... more