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Request for interview and shapefiles

Requested from DENR by J. Dañocup at 01:23 PM on May 12, 2022.
Purpose: Undergraduate Thesis about mapping groundwater potential zones in Talomo-Lipadas Watershed
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2017 - 05/12/2022
Tracking no: #DENR-335178903518

Dañocup 01:23 PM, May 12, 2022

Good day! 
We are civil engineering students from Ateneo de Davao University, and we are generating a map of the potential groundwater zones in the Talomo-Lipadas watershed using ArcGIS. For us to do that, we humbly request the following documents:
1. shapefile of the border of Talomo-Lipadas watershed in Davao City
2. Shapefile or raster file for the geology in Davao city
3. Shapefile or raster file for the soil types in Davao City
in addition to that, we also humbly request to interview one of your engineers.
Thank you very much!

May 13, 2022

Dear John Carlo,


Thank you for your request dated May 12, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

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You asked for Request for interview and shapefiles.

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While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance this Office does not have the information you have requested. However, you may wish to contact the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) at (02) 8667-6700 loc. 155 or email at; Forest Management Bureau at (02) 8925-2141 or email at and Bureau of Soils and Water Management at tel. No. (02) 332-9534/ 273-2474 loc. 3202 or email at

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JOCELYN B. DE LAYOLA                                                                                                                                          FOI/OIC-Chief
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