The environmental management spatial database of the Batangas Bay Region
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The environmental management spatial database of the Batangas Bay Region by GEF/UNDP/IMO Regional Programme for the Prevention and Management of Marine Pollution in the East Asian Seas.

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Published by GEF/UNDP/IMO Regional Programme in Quezon City, Philippines .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Marine pollution -- Philippines -- Batangas Bay Region.,
  • Marine pollution -- Philippines -- Batangas Bay Region -- Maps.,
  • Marine resources conservation -- Philippines -- Batangas Bay Region.,
  • Batangas (Philippines) -- Aerial views.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementproduced by GEF/UNDP/IMO Regional Programme for the Prevention and Management of Marine Pollution in the East Asian Seas [and the] Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Philippines.
GenreMaps., Aerial views.
ContributionsPhilippines. Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources.
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination1 computer optical disc
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15561250M

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2 The Batangas City E-CODE Page 2 of 66 WHEREAS, the people of Batangas City put high premium value on environment and natural resources as a pillar of community development; WHEREAS, the Batangas City Government recognizes that a clean and healthy environment is for the good of all and should therefore be a concern of all. WHEREAS, the Local Government . Batangas Bay, Balayan and Adjacent Bays, and Tayabas and Adjacent Bays. Batangas Bay forms a semi-enclosed body of water, with an average depth of about 55 meters and a total area of about sq. km. The management area of Batangas Bay called the Batangas Bay Region (BBR) has a total land area of 1, sq. The risk assessment approach provides an entry point for environmental management in the Malacca Straits. However, the interactive database need further development to become useful. The management atlas for Batangas Bay is a valuable tool to enable local governments to do integrated planning.   Batangas is one of the most popular tourist destinations near Metro Manila. It is home to the well-known Taal Volcano, one of the Decade Volcanoes, and Taal Heritage town Environment and Natural Resources Office – Official Website of the Province of Batangas.

The Province of Batangas started applying the ICM framework for managing the development of Batangas Bay in The demonstration project was funded by GEF, and resulted in the development and implementation of the Strategic Environmental Management Plan (SEMP) consisting of six major action areas: legal and institutional mechanisms, integrated policy and . BATANGAS CITY is classified as a Regional Growth Center in the CALABARZON region. Under the mandate of the Medium Term Philippine Development Plan and the Eco-zone Act of , the city has also been identified as a Regional Agro-Industrial Center and Special Economic Zone. Aside from its harbor, Batangas City also serves as an alternate commercial hub for Southern . UNEP/UNDP/EMB-DENR, Identification of Environmental Challenges and Consideration of Options for Meeting Them. In: River Rehabilitation Program for the Manila Bay Region, Phase I Final Report, Environmental Management Bureau, Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Quezon City, Philippines. Google Scholar. President proclaims New Ecozone Frontier in Batangas 5th July pm BatStateU KIST Park was proclaimed as Special Economic Zone through Proclamation No. , s.

Environmental and geographical basics of sustained nature management in shelf seas (environmental marine geography). KSC RAS Printing House, Apatity. Marine Spatial Planning: A step-by-step.   References Calamari, Calamari, D. () Initial environmental risk assessment of pesticides in the Batangas Bay Region, Philippines and the Xiamen Seas, -EAS Technical Report No. 16, p. Global Environment Facility/United Nations Environment Programme/International Maritime Organization/Regional Programme for the Prevention and Management . Cataloging-in-Publication Data Asian Development Bank. Country Environmental Analysis —Philippines. Mandaluyong City, Phil.: Asian Development Bank, 1. Environmental analysis. 2. Philippines. I. Asian Development Bank. The views expressed in this book are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views. waste management practices among the different communities of Batangas City e) to propose a plan of action that will enhance the level of implementation of solid waste management practices in the selected communities of Batangas City thus greening the waste management in the city. Related Literature.