Last April 21, 2015, ABS-CBN informed our OIC, Regional Director Engr. Carlos A. Tayag that there were an occurence of severe coastal erosion in Barangay Santiago Norte, Municipality of Caba, Province of La Union. In this regard, our OIC, Regional Director instructed to conduct an ocular assessment on the possible cause of the coastal erosion.
Attended by fourty two (42) Barangay Officials of mining host municipalities in Ilocos Norte, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau-Region 1, San Fernando City, La Union headed by Dir. Carlos A. Tayag had conducted a one-day seminar on confiscation and seizure of minerals and mineral products.