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Forest Resources Allocation

Requested from DENR FMB by G. Diaz at 01:08 PM on Jan 02, 2022.
Purpose: Pre-Feasibility Study of the proposed Philippine Agriculture Cooperative Coffee & Cacao Plantations
Date of Coverage: 12/29/2021 - 12/29/2021
Tracking no: #DENRFMB-543455638880

Diaz 01:08 PM, Jan 02, 2022

Dear Ma'am//Sir,

I would like to request the latest/updated Philippine Forest Cover (in shapefile format) particularly in the following TENURE INSTRUMENTS:

1. CBFMA - Community-Based Forest Management Agreement 
2. IFMA - Integrated Forest Management Agreement 
3. SLUP - Special Land Use Permit
4. TFLA - Tree Farm Lease Agreement 
5. SPLULA - Special Land Use Lease Agreement
6. PFDA - Private Forest Development Agreement
7. FLGMA - Forest Land Grazing Management Agreement
8. FLAg - Forest Land Use Agreement

Very truly yours,

Generoso M. Diaz
General Manager, Philippine Agriculture Coop

Officer 04:43 PM, Jan 03, 2022

January 3, 2022

Dear Generoso Diaz,

I refer to my letter of Jan 02, 2022 01:08:03 PM about your request under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Forest Resources Allocation, for the purpose of the Pre-Feasibility Study of the proposed Philippine Agriculture Cooperative Coffee & Cacao Plantations.

Specifically, you have requested for the latest/updated Philippine Forest Cover (in shapefile format) particularly in the following TENURE INSTRUMENTS:

1. CBFMA - Community-Based Forest Management Agreement 
2. IFMA - Integrated Forest Management Agreement 
3. SLUP - Special Land Use Permit
4. TFLA - Tree Farm Lease Agreement 
5. SPLULA - Special Land Use Lease Agreement
6. PFDA - Private Forest Development Agreement
7. FLGMA - Forest Land Grazing Management Agreement
8. FLAg - Forest Land Use Agreement


In order for us to work further on your request, we need more information from you regarding your query. It would be helpful to know if you are requesting data for specific location/locations in the country. You may use the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://pcoomaster11222017130000-dot-efoi-ph.appspot.com/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyIQsSB0NvbnRlbnQiFERFTlJGTUItNTQzNDU1NjM4ODgwDA, for request with ticket number #DENRFMB-543455638880, to respond.

During the period of us awaiting your reply, your request will be put on hold. If we do not receive a reply on or before Mar 28, 2022 08:39:54 AM, your request will be closed.

We hope to hear from you at the soonest possible time.

Thank you.

Respectfully,

FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

Diaz 08:42 PM, Jan 03, 2022

Dear Sir/Ma'am, 

Greetings in the name of the LORD!

Thank you so much for the quick response. We need the GIS file of "ONE CONTROL MAP" per region for the detailed FEASIBILITY STUDY specifically the following data:

Administrative Map
Political Subdivision Map
CENRO Jurisdiction Map
Accessibility Map
River System Map
Forest Production and Protection Map
Land Classification Map
Land Cover Map (2021)
NGP Developed Areas 2011-2021
Potential Area up to 2028 Map
Slope Map
Contour Map
Data Elevation Model
Elevation Map
Soil Map
Geo-Hazard Map (Flooding Susceptability)
Geo-Hazard Map (Landslide Susceptibility)
Tenurial Instrument Map
Overlapping of Tenurial Instrument
Untenured Map
Watershed Map

This project proposes to establish the FIRST COFFEE & CACAO AGRI-ECONOMIC ZONE in the Country today. President RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE have instituted a generally important mandate of his administration and aptly called it "INCLUSIVE ECONOMIC AGENDA": This is bolstering the prioritization of AGRICULTURE as the mainframe of an ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM for the Philippines and shall include and indoctrinate the masses of Filipinos to abide in agriculture but to develop into FARM ENTREPRENEURS AND PROCESSORS.

Thank you and God Bless!

Cooperatively yours, 

GENEROSO M. DIAZ
General Manager - Philippine Agriculture Cooperative

January 4, 2022

Dear Generoso Diaz,

Greetings!

Thank you for your request dated Jan 02, 2022 01:08:03 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for Forest Resources Allocation.

Response to your request

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, however we regret to inform you that this Office does not have the one control map data for the entire country which you have requested. You may wish to contact the National Mapping and Resource Information Authority and the DENR Regional Offices Concerned or resubmit your request addressed to the correct agency on the eFOI portal. 

Further, please be advised that FMB can only provide data on forestry related concerns such as the National Greening Program (NGP) sites, watersheds, tenured areas, protection and production forests upon official request through email or letter addressed to the FMB Director for clearance on the aforementioned data.

For further assistance you may review the FAQ section of the eFOI site: https://www.foi.gov.ph/help.

Your right to request a review

If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to Secretary Roy A. Cimatu, Secretary, DENR Central Office, Visayas Avenue, QC. Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.

Respectfully,
FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

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