L-R: MGB-08 MMD Chief, Engr. Margarito Jerry Barreto, PIA Regional Director Olive Tiu and MGB-8 IO Celeste Faith de la Cruz
In light of the recent typhoon Auring and as part of its thrust to intensify information dissemination efforts through partnership and collaboration with partner agencies, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. VIII (MGB RO8), provided the Philippine Information Agency Regional Office No. 8, a geohazard map of Region 08. The said map illustrates the susceptibility of landslide and flood-prone areas in the region.
PIA-08 Regional Director Olive Tiu expressed gratitude to MGB-08 stressing the importance of the said map that will serve as a tool for them in promoting awareness and disseminating information.