11 months NIA, DENR agree to manage, develop 143 watersheds to support irrigation systems MB
By Ellalyn de Vera-Ruiz The National Irrigation Administration (NIA) and Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) have signed an agreement for the management and development of 143 watersheds that support irrigation systems nationwide. NIA Administrator Ricardo Visaya (seated left) ang DENR Secretary Roy Cimatu (seated right). (Photo courtesy of National Irrigation Administration) The signing of a memorandum of agreement (MOA) was led by NIA Administrator Ricardo Visaya and DENR Secretary Roy Cimatu. In coordination with DENR’s Forest Management Bureau, under the MOA, NIA will be tasked to identify and recommend priority watersheds and reservations supporting irrigation projects, which require ... more