DILG Bataan successfully helmed the Manila Bay Tree Planting activity at the materials recovery facility (MRF) of Brgy. Pagalanggang, Dinalupihan, Bataan on April 13, 2022.

The team headed by Provincial Director Myra Moral-Soriano was joined by municipal and barangay officials in planting the fifty (50) cashew seedlings along the mountainside of the MRF.

The tree planting activity is targeted to achieve one of the objectives of the Manila Bay Clean-Up Rehabilitation and Preservation Program which is to ensure the reduction of soil erosion and promote the preservation of the environment.

In addition, the event was aimed to encourage local officials to support and promote environment-friendly activities in compliance to the Key Performance Indicator 6 of the Implementing Rules and Regulation of the Manila Bay program.