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Estimated Carbon Sequestration rate of mangroves in Zamboanga City/Philippines

Requested from DENR FMB by L. Alvarez at 07:08 PM on Jan 15, 2022.
Purpose: Research and Development
Date of Coverage: 01/15/2020 - 01/15/2022
Tracking no: #DENRFMB-920199980246

Alvarez 07:08 PM, Jan 15, 2022

Good Day Ma'am/Sir,

I would like to request data of the following:

1. Carbon sequestration rate (tC/ha/yr) of mangrove forest located in Barangay Mampang and Barangay Talon-Talon, Zamboanga City. 

2. Estimated Carbon sequestration rate (tC/ha/yr) of  a mangrove forest in the Philippines. 

The data requested is intended for research purposes only. 
Thank you very much.

January 17, 2022

Dear Lady Erika Mar,


Thank you for your request dated Jan 15, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for the Estimated Carbon Sequestration rate of mangroves in Zamboanga City/Philippines.

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While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance this Office does not have the information about carbon sequestration for mangrove forests you have requested. However, you may wish to contact the Ecosystem Research and Development Bureau  at, or resubmit your request addressed to the correct agency on the eFOI portal.

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