Seedling Dispersal and Tree Planting Activity
Pantabangan-Carranglan Watershed Area Team (PCWAT) and Farmers of R.A Padilla conducted Seedling Dispersal and Tree Planting Activity last October 17 and 26, 2017 at Brgy. RA Padilla, Carranglan, Nueva Ecija. This aims to provide seedlings for PCBWPCI members and locals within the Barangays of Sectors 1, 2 and 3 in order to rehabilitate open-land areas owned by these people. This also aims to engage them in environment-related activities and to make them as partners in conservation and protection of Pantabangan- Carranglan Watershed Forest Reserve.
A total of 600 seedlings of Soursop were given by NPC-PCWAT to Mr. Dicky Agustin and Councilor Ernesto Corpuz of Brgy. RA Padilla. Each of them received and planted 300 seedlings on their respective area. NPC-PCWAT continuously dispersing available seedlings and actively participating in every Tree Planting Activities set by cooperators/requesters in Sectors 1, 2 and 3. The spacing is 3 x 3 meters on both areas which rehabilitates 5,400 m2 or 0.54 hectares of total open-land.