The Mines and Geosciences Bureau RXI is conducting a series of information dissemination meetings with the legislative bodies of local government unit particularly in the municipality level. The main objective is to enhance awareness and appreciation in the importance of disaster risk reduction plans and programs preparedness of the municipality especially the barangays under the municipalities’ jurisdiction.
For the last three years, the MGB has been working on the 1:10K scale landslide and flooding geohazard map of the different municipalities of the region. More the 80% has been accomplished and said maps has already been reflected at the MGB RXI website for easy public accessibility of said maps. Geohazard mapping has been one of the MGB’s main concerns as one of the government’s way of addressing climate change.