Pantabangan- Carranglan Bantay Watershed Protection Council Inc., Tapil Bunga Farmers Association Inc., Calaocan Burgos Upland Farmers Association Inc. and Salvacion Agri Planters Association Inc. conducted Lenten Season Operations last March 28-31, 2018 at So. Tapil, Brgy. Bunga, Carranglan, Nueva Ecija, So. Calaocan, Brgy. Burgos, Carranglan, Nueva Ecija and So. Salvacion, Brgy. Conversion, Pantabangan, Nueva Ecija.
The NPC-PCWAT annually conducts skeletal force operations during the peak of dry season especially during the Lenten Season to safeguard and protect its established reforestation and agroforestry plantations within the three (3) sectors turned over by the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) to National Power Corporation (NPC).
Activities during Lenten Season Operations in included the following: manning of bunkhouse/ look-out towers to detect forest fires; monitoring by foot patrolling in the established rehabilitation projects; distribution of komiks and other IEC materials; and, Information, Education and Communication (IEC) and Fire Prevention Campaigns through meetings with the POs and concerned residents.