The technical staff of MGB RXI conducted an integrated safety and health, environmental, and social/community development (SHES) monitoring and inspection on Agusan Petroleum and Minerals Corporation exploration activity in its exploration permit area in the Municipality of Compostela, Compostela Valley Province. The fieldwork was conducted on September this year.
Agusan Petroleum and Minerals Corporation has two (2) approved Exploration Permits (EPs) namely, EP No. 01-11-XI and EP No. 02-011-XI, all issued on April 11, 2011. The EP 1 area is situated in the Barangays of Ngan, Panalsalan, Pagsabangan, and Mangayon, all in Municipality of Compostela, and Barangay Naboc, Municipality of Monkayo, all in the Province of Compostela Valley, and Barangay Aliwagwag, Municipality of Cateel, Province of Davao Oriental with a combined total area of approximately 9,997.53 hectares. The EP 2 is situated in the areas of Barangay Ngan, Municipality of Compostela, and Barangay San Miguel, Municipality of New Bataan, both in the Province of Compostela Valley, and Barangay Aliwagwag, Municipality of Cateel, Province of Davao Oriental with a total area of approximately 2,416.91 hectares.