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Photo showing here is the Matangra lake located in Sitio Matangra, Brgy. Agaga, Burgos, Ilocos Norte with the geographical coordinates of N18°28ʹ28.0ʺ ,E120° 38ʹ 29.3ʺ Photo showing here is the Matangra lake located in Sitio Matangra, Brgy. Agaga, Burgos, Ilocos Norte with the geographical coordinates of N18°28ʹ28.0ʺ ,E120° 38ʹ 29.3ʺ

In response with the request letter of Department of Environment and Natural Resources Regional Office No. 1 for technical assistance in the conduct of water quality assessment in Matangra lake, Burgos, Ilocos Norte. The survey was conducted on April 4-7, 2017 by the contractual geologist Ms. Mariel B. Tuonan of Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region 1 and Engr. Cora Marie G. Pugal, Development Management Officer III, Conservation and Development Division, DENR R1 together with the LGU personnel of Burgos, Ilocos Norte.

This project is in line with the wetlands assessment of DENR Region 1 which aims to generate information about the biophysical information and water quality including physical profiling of the river/lake systems and other inland wetlands and also Engr. Pugal conducted a preliminary site inspection on the ecological component on biodiversity assessment.

A site (geological) assessment in a portion of Matangra lake with the geographical coordinates of N18°28ʹ28.3ʺ ,E120° 38ʹ 33.5ʺ.

The survey team conducted water quality assessment and gathered some geological data with the aid of a compass, Global Positioning System (GPS), sample pick and topographic map. The undersigned also conducted research work for some information about the climate, geology, soil, water regime, and geomorphic settings and flooding in the area. MBT

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