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General Nakar, Quezon Watershed

Requested from ERDB by L. Desepeda at 01:37 AM on Aug 24, 2023.
Purpose: Undergraduate Architectural Thesis (Academic and Research Purposes)
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2010 - 08/24/2023
Tracking no: #DENRERDB-383501853920

Desepeda 01:37 AM, Aug 24, 2023

Good day! I am Lyka Marie L. Desepeda, a fifth year architecture student at the University of Batangas in Lipa City taking up Architectural Design 9 (AD 109)- Thesis Research Writing.

May I request for these pertinent data and other related facts or information that could help me in my study:

1. Status of Watershed in General Nakar, Quezon from 2010 up to the present
2. List of Related Provincial and Municipal Laws and Ordinances in Watershed Protection and Conservation in Quezon Province

Thank you very much for your consideration, and more power!

Beltran 11:13 AM, Aug 29, 2023

August 29, 2023

Dear Lyka Marie,

Thank you for your request dated Aug 24, 2023 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for General Nakar, Quezon Watershed.

We received your request on Aug 24, 2023 and will respond on or before Sep 14, 2023 01:37:13 AM, 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 #DENRERDB-383501853920.

Thank you.


Benjamin E. Beltran
FOI Officer

September 7, 2023

Dear Lyka Marie Desepeda,


Thank you for your request dated Aug 24, 2023 01:37:13 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for General Nakar, Quezon Watershed.

Response to your request

With reference to your letter requesting for pertinent data and other related facts or information on the status of watershed in General Nakar, Quezon from 2010 up to present and list of related provincial and municipal laws and ordinances in watershed protection and conservation in Quezon Province. 

Unfortunately, we do not have the data and information you are requesting; hence we refer you to the Conservation and Development Division (CDD) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Region IV-A (DENR 4A) in Mayapa, Calamba, Laguna. They might have the data you are looking for, particularly with the unit handling Watershed Characterization- Vulnerability Assessment and Integrated Watershed Management Plans within CALABARZON area. You may also refer to Revised Forestry Code of the Philippines (PD 705), Local Government Code of 1991 (RA 7160), Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 (RA 9003, and Wildlife Act of 2001 (RA 9147) for information on legal frameworks for the management and conservation of the watersheds. 

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