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SAMPLES. Gallons containing water samples from Parang-parang watershed in Surigao City are collected by environment agencies on March 28, 2012 to check if creeks and rivers in the watershed contain mercury. MindaNews photo by Roel Catoto

Prelude to legalizing mining: Mercury test done in Surigao City’s only watershed

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews/29 March) — A test sampling to determine the presence of mercury in the rivers and creeks in Parang-parang watershed were conducted...

Biz group wants Surigao watershed preserved

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews/21 March) – A local business group has made known its position on the still unresolved issue of whether to allow a...

CDO’s groundwater supply getting depleted — study

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews/07 January) – This city’s groundwater supply is getting depleted, according to a 2009 study done by the Institute of...

Water crisis looms in Surigao City

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews/28 September) – The Surigao Metropolitan Water District has admitted it has been unable to provide enough water to its consumers the...

Construction of NortCot’s water dam now half complete

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/11 Aug) – The construction of a state-of-the-art dam of North Cotabato’s Metro Kidapawan Water District (MKWD) is now half complete, reports...

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