Caliraya-Lumot Watershed Area Team (CLWAT)under the Watershed Management Department of National Power Corporation and DENR- CENRO Sta. Cruz initiated a meeting withLGU Paete to discuss the proposed MOU between NPC, DENR, LGU, Phil. Army and PNP. The purpose of the MOU is to have collaborative and concerted efforts among concerned government agencies and offices to address concerns on land speculation, buying and selling of lands, land occupancy problem, proliferation of informal settlers in Caliraya-Lumot Watershed Forest Reserve (CLWFR) and adjacent timberland areas.
All Dept. Heads of LGU Paete were present during the meeting and they were encouraged to propose site for rehabilitation project for possible UC-EC Funding as well as the inclusions of nursery establishment in Paete Laguna.
Mayor Rojilyn Q. Bagabaldoof Paete was also invited to attend the August 29, 2019 meeting to be held in Governors Conference Hall, Old Laguna Provincial Capitol, Sta. Cruz, Lagunafor the final review of the said MOU.