Tuguegarao City (2 June) -- There are lessons to be learned from every calamity that wreaks havoc on our country and the most important lesson that man has to learn is: “We have take care of mother nature because if we don’t, it will lash back at us in unimaginable proportions - destroying crops, private properties, government buildings and infrastructure amounting to billions of pesos and claiming thousands of lives of innocent people including children”.

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has partnered with the Foundation for the Philippine Environment (FPE) and three other organizations for the second Sarihay Media Awards aimed to recognize journalists for excellence in covering environment stories.

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