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Proclaimed Watersheds Shapefiles in Caraga Region

Requested from DENR FMB by J. Alonso at 05:45 PM on Feb 14, 2022.
Purpose: Undergraduate Thesis
Date of Coverage: 02/14/2016 - 02/14/2022
Tracking no: #DENRFMB-075014996292

Alonso 05:45 PM, Feb 14, 2022

Good day!

I am Joaquin Alonso, a 4th Year BS Biology student at the University of the Philippines Manila. My undergraduate Thesis is tentatively entitled "Detecting Changes in Forest and Land Cover Associated with Mining Impacts within Watershed Forest Reserves in the Caraga Region, Philippines from 1995 to 2021, using Land Cover Classification Analysis ". As such I will be needing the shapefiles of the Proclaimed Watersheds located in the Caraga  Region.

Thank you very much for your consideration!

-Joaquin Alonso

Officer 08:20 AM, Feb 15, 2022

February 15, 2022

Dear Joaquin,

Thank you for your request dated Feb 14, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Proclaimed Watersheds Shapefiles in Caraga Region.

We received your request on Feb 14, 2022 and will respond on or before Mar 07, 2022 05:45:23 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, for request with ticket number #DENRFMB-075014996292.

Thank you.


FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

Decision Maker 01:40 PM, Feb 15, 2022

This is to acknowledge receipt of your request. Your request has been forwarded to our technical division for action. We will coordinate with you the soonest possible time.

Thank you.

Decision Maker 07:38 PM, Feb 16, 2022

February 16, 2022

Dear Joaquin Alonso,


Thank you for your request dated Feb 14, 2022 05:45:23 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

We are pleased to provide you with the geospatial data (in shapefile format) on the  Proclaimed Watershed of the CARAGA Region. You can access the data thru this link:

We hope that the data provided will only be used particularly to help you in your thesis. Moreover, this Office wishes to be provided with the results of your thesis, once it is available. Kindly cite FMB as the data source. Should you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to email us at 

Thank you.


FOI Decision Maker
FOI Receiving Officer

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