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# Title Proponent Cost (Php M) Duration (Years) Objectives Outputs Status
1 Implementation of Components 1,3, and 4 of The Tamaraw Conservation and Management Action Plan (TCMAP) in Mindoro Island Specifically Focusing on Meta-Population Upper-Amnay Watershed Region and Aruyan Malati Tamaraw Reservation DENR-Region IVB 2.42 2 Establish information on the island-wide habitats and estimated populations of Tamaraws in Mindoro; Create Katutubong Bantay Tamaraw (KBT) and Alangan-Tamaraw Protected Landscape as Local/Indigenous Communities Conservation Areas; Reinforce traditional farming education to regulate kaingin areas in Aruyan-Malat Tamaraw Reservation. Island-wide map of Tamaraw habitats and populations; Integrated farming practices in the Aruyan-Malati Tamaraw Reservation; Local/Indigenous Communities Conservation Areas (L/ICCA) within the Upper-Amnay Watershed Region; Integrated farming practices in the Aruyan-Malati Tamaraw Reservation. For endorsement to the Secretary
2 Establishing the Effectiveness of the Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center/Biodiversity Management Bureau BMB 1.5 2 Effectively conserve ex-situ the threatened, endemic and native plants of the country; Maintain, if not, increase ecosystem services that can be provided by the robust urban forest in the middle of the metropolis; Serves as a learning laboratory for the natural science research from the range of activities relating to biodiversity conservation; Serves as valuable source of plant ecology data; Raise awareness and encourage the public to be involved in native plant protection and conservation, promoting citizen science; Provide Park visitors and area for quiet enjoyment. Effective, functional and viable arboretum serving as a model for replication and implementation in other similarly situated areas of the country, to augment the in-situ conservation of biodiversity. For endorsement to the Secretary
3 Carbon Stock Assessment and Long-Term Carbon Sequestration of the Plantations under the National Greening Program in Caraga Region ERDB 2.0 To estimate the carbon stocks in the above-ground and below-ground biomass pools of the NGP plantations; To estimate the carbon stock in the soil pool; and
To simulate the 30-year carbon amount that can be sequestered by the NGP plantations of Caraga.
Carbon stock in soil and biomass of NGP forest plantations under the Caraga Region; Simulated future Carbon stock in biomass and soil of NGP plantations after 30 years; Procedural Guide/Technical Bulletin on the conduct of carbon stock assessment for use of DENR field units; Scientific report on carbon stock and sequestration of NGP plantations under Caraga Region; Policy recommendations to support the NGP plantations for climate change mitigation and environmental protection. For endorsement to the Secretary
4 Assessment of COVID-19 Impacts on Environment and Natural Resource (ENR) and Climate Communities and Private Sector Partners/ DENR-FASPS Central Office-FASPS 2.0 0.33 Identify positive and negative impacts of COVID-19 situation to community-based organizations (CBOs), e.g., farming and fishing People’s Organizations, and private sector groups; Provide recommendations to the recovery programs of concerned National Government Agencies (NGAs); Provide recommendations to the recovery programs of concerned National Government Agencies (NGAs) and to provide recommendations to these agencies to improve sector resilience to future pandemics and associated impacts. Detailed analysis of impacts of COVID-19 pandemic, taking into account the gender perspective, on vulnerable communities and organized groups involved in ENR and climate solutions; and Recommendations on the different interventions that can be provided to the climate communities and private sector groups this pandemic and to ensure the sustainability of the nature-based and climate responsive solutions that will be identified by the proposed project. For endorsement to the Secretary
5 Bamboo Plantation Establishment for Community-Based Industries DENR Region 9- Forest and Wetland Research Development and Extension Center 7.23 3 Assessment of raw material supply and demand for commercial bamboo species in selected municipalities of Zamboanga Peninsula; Improve capacities of communities to bamboo nursery production; bamboo materials production; establishment and management of commercial bamboo plantation; identification, prevention and control of pest and diseases of bamboo; production of bamboo for shoot production; production of ornamental bamboo; charcoaling of bamboo waste materials such as tops and branches, processing waste; production of bamboo; and production of bamboo vinegar; Improve marketing through linkage of bamboo farmers to market opportunities through DTI and concerned LGUs Bamboo farmers trained on nursery and plantation establishment;
Established bamboo plantations; Farmers trained on production of bamboo planting materials, and on development and marketing of bamboo shoots and vinegar, and management and control of existing bamboo pest and diseases; Marketing linkage of bamboo farmers improved.
Waiting for feedback from ERDB
6 Rehabilitation and Improvement of Productivity of the Ayala watershed in Zamboanga City DENR Region 9- Forest and Wetland Research Development and Extension Center 13.56 5 To reforest 236.52 has of denuded forest; To conduct socio-econ assessment of the forest occupants in the watershed; To introduce alternative livelihood interventions to selected stakeholder and; To conduct information and education campaign to upland communities in Ayala watershed. Science based technologies generated; Increased income of stakeholders; Waiting for feedback from ERDB
7 Carrying Capacity Assessment of the Great and Little Sta.Cruz Islands as Ecotourism Destinations in Zamboanga City DENR Region 9- Forest and Wetland Research Development and Extension Center 1.57 2 To identify the ecotourism attractions of the two islands; To determine the appropriate ecotourism activities the two island can sustainably provide; To determine and recommend the carrying capacity of the two islands as ecotourism destinations; Verified information on the local attractions of the two islands; Verified information on the appropriate ecotourism activities the islands can sustainably provide; Determined carrying capacity of the two islands. Waiting for feedback from ERDB
8 Carbon Sequestration Assessment of the Pasonanca Natural Park in Zamboanga City DENR Region 9- Forest and Wetland Research Development and Extension Center 2.14 2 To assess the plant species diversity inside the buffer and strict protection zone of the Pasonanca Natural Park in Zamboanga City; and To compare the carbon sequestration potential of plant species inside the buffer zone and the strict protection zone. Verified information on the plant species diversity inside the buffer and strict protection zone of the Pasonanca Natural Park in Zamboanga City; and Verified information on the carbon sequestration potential of plant species inside the buffer zone and the strict protection zone Waiting for feedback from ERDB
9 Rehabilitation and Development of the Cawa-Cawa Beach along the RT Lim Bouleward in Zamboanga City DENR Region 9- Forest and Wetland Research Development and Extension Center 3.5 2 To conduct survey of coastal and drainage and sewerage system of the Cawa-Cawa Beach; To determine and classify the contributory pollutants of the Cawa-Cawa Beach; To determine the level of fecal coliform of the beach; To conduct assessment of the sea bed condition, benthic life, coral reefs, sea grasses, and fishes; and To recommend strategy to rehabilitate and improve Cawa-Cawa Beach. Coastal drainage and system sewerage of Cawa-Cawa Beach surveyed and verified; Contributory pollutants of the Cawa-Cawa Beach determined and classified; Level of fecal coliform of the beach periodically monitored; Sea bed condition, benthic life, coral reefs, sea grasses, and fishes assessed; Strategies to rehabilitate and improve Cawa-Cawa Beach developed. Waiting for feedback from ERDB
10 Upgrading of Leganes Katunggan Ecopark, Resource, Research and Learning Center Region 6 LGU of Leganes, Iloilo 1.46 The proposal primarily aims to improve the management of the mangroves in Bgy. Nabitasan, Leganes Iloilo as an ecopark for sustainable development through mangrove-based ecotourism, livelihood and Science & Technology education through the upgrading of the infrastructure facilities to cater the needs of the growing number of visitors (research and recreation) of the eco-park. Design and construction of boardwalks, mangrove learning and research center. Bird watching tower, crab fattening showcase, mangrove nursery (tamilok culture); Management of the Mangrove Learning Research Center which includes: Fundraising for the maintenance and operation of the Mangrove learning and research center, Campaign for volunteers groups to work in the center, Organization of the volunteers group into educators committee, promotion and advocacy committee, M&E committee, community organization, etc; Conduct of symposia and other public awareness mechanism; Education and learning program for kids, fisherfoks, and tourist; and Networking with other mangrove parks in the Philippines and abroad. Waiting for feedback from ERDB
11 Characterization of Bamboo Species (Bambusa spp.) from various ecotypes of Cagayan Province, Philippines through DNA Barcoding and Morphological and Phytochemical Profiling 2.0 1 To characterize the bamboo species in the municipalities of Cagayan through morphological characterization; To characterize the bamboo species in in the municipalities of Cagayan through phytochemical screening; To characterize the bamboo species in in the municipalities of Cagayan through DNA Barcoding. Established functional research laboratory facility; Collected bamboo species growing in Cagayan; Morphologically characterized bamboo species; Phytochemically characterized bamboo species; Molecularly characterized bamboo species. Review results to be forwarded to the proponent for appropriate action
12 Inventory for Bamboo population and land suitability Assessment for expansion Using Geographic information System and Analytic hierarchy process in Cagayan Cagayan State University-Gonzaga Campus 2.0 2 To provide credible data and application to help DENR in the identification of the total population of bamboo and the potential area for plantation of bamboo within the province Using Geographic information System and Analytic hierarchy process. Inventory of Bamboo population; Land suitability assessment data; GIS map Review results to be forwarded to the proponent for appropriate action
13 Capability Building, Livelihood Development and Assistance for Enhanced National Greening Program (ENGP) – Nipa Plantation Beneficiaries in Cagayan Cagayan State University-Gonzaga Campus 2.06 2 To conduct capability and enhancement skills on mangrove and nipa production, utilization and processing and on organization and management; To improve markets for the existing products from local producers to increase income; To develop mangrove eco-tourism trail; To establish livelihood projects on mangrove and mangrove-based for poverty alleviation and climate change mitigation; To protect community-based mangrove areas and establish community-based technology demonstration sites for mangrove and mangrove-based livelihood projects; To create awareness and engage stakeholders thru public awareness building activities. Mangrove-based enterprise developed; Mangrove ecotourism trail established. Review results to be forwarded to the proponent for appropriate action
14 Biodiversity and Habitat Assessment of Mangrove Ecosystem in Buguey, Cagayan Cagayan State University – Gonzaga Campus 2.04 1 To identify the existing mangrove species, determine the species diversity, vegetation, habitat, and utilization of mangroves; To establish baseline data on the total coastal wetland restoration potential, rates of restoration and conservation, and rates of habitat loss on tidal forest; To identify and estimate the number of faunal species present in the mangrove area; To assess the water and soil quality variations in mangrove areas; and To determine and assess the carbon storage potential of mangrove forest for climate change mitigation. IEC materials for the different mangroves species produced; Mangrove species, determine the species diversity, vegetation, habitat determined; Bio-physical and chemical characteristics of mangrove waters determined; Mangrove storage potential of mangrove determined. Review results to be forwarded to the proponent for appropriate action
15 Value Chain Analysis of Bamboo Production, Food and Handicrafts in the Province of Cagayan Cagayan State University – Gonzaga Campus 2.11 2 The proposed study will generally determine the bamboo value chain in the Province of Cagayan Packaged Bamboo Value Chain Road Map in the province of Cagayan; Online and offline data bank established for bamboo industry in the region.
Review results to be forwarded to the proponent for appropriate action
16 Achieving Sustainable, Resilient and Productive Ecosystems and Livelihoods in the Uplands through Climate Resilient Technologies and Platforms Isabela State University- College of Forestry and Environmental Management 1.96 2 To develop sustainable, resilient and productive ecosystems and livelihoods through promotion and establishment of climate resilient technologies and platforms. Executed Memorandum of Agreements (MOAs); Project beneficiaries are technically capacitated; Adoption of climate resilient technologies by project beneficiaries; Established and functional CRT in each partner LGUs & farmer-beneficiaries; IEC Materials for the CRT&Ps; Increased income of project beneficiaries; Balanced and healthy ecosystems; and Ensured sustainability, resiliency and productivity of ecosystems and livelihoods. Review results to be forwarded to the proponent for appropriate action
17 Nourishing the Uplands, Securing the Forest: S & T Village-Based Yemane (Gmelina arborea) Plantation in Region 2 Isabela State University- College of Forestry and Environmental Management 2.0 2 Capacitate at least 45 Yemane tree farmers in Region 02 on the scientific method of establishing and managing S & T Village-Based Yemane farm model plantation; Capacitate at least 45 Yemane tree farmers in Region 02 on the scientific method of establishing and managing S & T Village-Based Yemane farm model plantation; Capacitate at least 45 Yemane tree farmers in Region 02 on the scientific method of establishing and managing S & T Village-Based Yemane farm model plantation; Showcase the economic viability of S & T Village-Based Yemane agroforestry system. "Atleast 45 Yemane farmers (15 farmers per site) within the provinces of Cagayan, Isabela and Quirino trained and capacitated on scientific method of establishing and managing S & T Village-Based Yemane farm model plantation; 15,000 quality planting materials of Yemane raised; 3-hectares S & T Village-Based Yemane (Gmelina arborea) model plantation farm established;
18 Carbon Sequestration, Biodiversity Assessment, and Threat Geovisualization in Northern Luzon Rainforests Isabela State University- College of Forestry and Environmental Management 1.99 2 Estimate and geo-visualize the carbon sequestration potential of the forest identified; Biodiversity assessment of the forests; Assessment and geovisualization of threats. Carbon sequestration forest identified and assessed; Biodiversity inside forest assessed; Hotspot and location of natural threat identified and assessed Review results to be forwarded to the proponent for appropriate action
19 Mainstreaming Integrated Water Resources Management in Cagayan River Basin for Sustainable Development under Climate Change Isabela State University- College of Forestry and Environmental Management 1.9 1 Conduct study on the effects of climate and land-use changes on water resources in the river basin; Investigate floods, morphological changes and sustainable agriculture development; Identify solutions addressing integrated river basin management for disaster risk reduction and resilience; Undertake capacity building, networking, partnerships and technology transfer initiatives. Datasets of climate, land cover and use, topography, dam operation rules, river flow, sediment, morphology gathered; Meteorological models to downscale global climate projections to the Cagayan river basins developed; Hydrological model (SWAT) to simulate the rainfall-runoff and sediment yield developed; Hydraulic model (TELEMAC and one-line model) to predict reservoir sedimentation and morphological changes in river estuary and coastline developed; Frameworks and guidelines for watershed management, reservoir sedimentation management, irrigation management, and river and coastal erosion management established; science-government-community partnership where scientists, stakeholders, decision makers, local communities, and private sectors participate into phases of the research established; Young researchers and stakeholders, policy makers, local communities through seminars and workshops trained; Research works published in high ranking international journals. Review results to be forwarded to the proponent for appropriate action
20 Rejuvenation and Planting of Robusta Coffee under Narra Trees as Strategy in the Conservation of Centuries Old Narra and Protection of Adjacent Virgin Forest DENR-CAR 2.0 2 Make an inventory and identify coffee trees for rejuvenation and eradication of unsuitable coffee trees; Conduct planting of coffee to replace the unsuitable coffee trees; Provide sustainable livelihood for indigenous communities; and Conduct capability building through livelihood trainings (coffee bean roasting, coffee wine processing, and micro-enterprise development). Increased income of the communities; Protected remaining virgin forest in the area; Sustainable source of income for the community Waiting for results of review
21 Improving Landscape Conditions and Enhancing Livelihood Opportunities within Ulot Watershed Model Forest in Samar DENR Region 8 2.0 2 To characterize the socio-economic profile of the local communities within the Ulot Watershed Model Forest; To develop, maintain, and protect the forest and agroforestry stands using appropriate technologies; To determine if there are significant differences in the social and economic characteristics of the local communities and environmental condition of the area as a result of the project intervention; To strengthen the capabilities of the target project beneficiaries in implementing and managing biodiversity friendly livelihood opportunities; To ascertain the sustained engagement of stakeholders within the Ulot Watershed Model Forest; and To conduct process documentation and draw implications for policy recommendations and possible replication of significant processes in other potential sites in the region. Updated social and economic profile of the local communities within the Ulot Watershed Model Forest and in adjacent areas; Updated Biophysical Characteristics of the Ulot Watershed Model Forest; Established, maintained and protected stands of threatened premium native forest tree species as model or demonstration areas; Agroforestry Farm Developed and Biodiversity Friendly Livelihood Activities Implemented and Sustained; Legal Instruments Forged Among Stakeholders of the Ulot Watershed Model Forest and Strengthened Institutional Partnerships; Result of built – in researches; and Process Documentation Report. Waiting for results of review
22 Agro-Forestry Plantation Colos Land Owners Association Agriculture Cooperative (a CBFM partner of DENR-CAR) 53.5 2 To establish a 900 hectare agroforestry plantation, within the CBFM tenured area; To mobilize and strengthen the CLOA in the implementation of the project; To introduce agro-forestry as an alternative livelihood for the members of CLOA; To develop and sustain the forest land and water source of the countryside. Increased the income of the PO beneficiaries; Increase employment of the PO beneficiaries and their status of living, including their families; Members skills and knowledge are enhanced; and Enhanced the protection of the forest. Declined: Exceeded the Php 2M threshold for Special Projects
23 Quail / Pullet Egg Production Colos Land Owners Association Agriculture Cooperative (a CBFM partner of DENR-CAR) 1.0 1 To establish a pullet/quail production and cater the members and officers or family household interested to engage in quail egg production; To establish a regular source of income while performing the task of developing and sustaining the environment; To establish a long lasting livelihood supported by the members and officers itself; To support the nutrition program of the DOH, DepEd and the local government in abolishing the malnutrition program; To employ the individual members having no stable job or source of income. Pullet/quail production established; Pullet/quail production; Established and sustained as sources of income; Nutrition program of DOH, DepEd and the local government is supported; Declined: Not in the purview of the Department