|A mangrove shield against storm surges|
Source: Inquirer News
CALABANGA, Camarines Sur — With over five hectares of green canopy rising and creeping above the shallow tidal flat, a mangrove plantation in Calabanga town in Camarines Sur has been attracting volunteers since 2009. The mangrove project in Cagsao, 39 kilometers northeast of Naga City, is part of the community’s disaster risk reduction and mitigation plan, according to its barangay chair, Pascual Sta. Ana. READ MORE ».