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Geologic Map, Soil Map, and Soil Information of Cagayan de Oro City

Requested from BSWM by Alecz Fernandez at 10:50 PM on Jul 16, 2019.
Purpose: MS Thesis Research
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2000 - 07/16/2019
Tracking no: #BSWM-752754437661

Alecz 10:50 PM, Jul 16, 2019

Dear Ma'am/Sir,


I am Alecz Fernandez, a graduate student of the Ateneo. I am currently in my final thesis research. In this regard, I would like to request for the ff data from your office:

1) Shapefile of geologic map of Cagayan de Oro City (WGS 1984, Lat/Long) 
2) Shapefile of soil map of Cagayan de Oro City (WGS 1984, Lat/Long)
3) Info on the soil profile and the soil properties (texture, porosity, as well as the infiltration rate, saturated hydraulic conductivity, initial moisture content)

Thank you very much and I hope to hear from you soon.

Yours sincerely,


Alecz 11:07 PM, Jul 16, 2019

Dear Ma'am/Sir,

May I also request that the maps have a 500-meter buffer from city administrative boundary?

Thank you once again.

Yours sincerely,


FOI Receiving 10:28 AM, Jul 18, 2019

July 18, 2019

Dear Alecz,

Thank you for your request dated Jul 16, 2019 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Geologic Map, Soil Map, and Soil Information of Cagayan de Oro City.

We received your request on Jul 16, 2019 and will respond on or before Aug 06, 2019 10:50:44 PM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://pcoomaster04202017173000-dot-efoi-ph.appspot.com/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHgsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEUJTV00tNzUyNzU0NDM3NjYxDA, for request with ticket number #BSWM-752754437661.

Thank you.


FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

Alecz 11:28 AM, Aug 06, 2019

Dear Ma'am/Sir,


May I follow up on this request? May I also know is you have information on the soil depth in Cagayan de Oro City?

I hope to hear a favorable response from you soon as the data requested is needed for my thesis po. 

Yours sincerely,


Alecz 05:23 PM, Aug 08, 2019

Dear  Ma'am/Sir,

May I know the status of this request which has been made 3 weeks ago? 



Alecz 07:16 PM, Aug 12, 2019

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