DOST installs weather instruments in Mt. Province (PIA)

By Andrew B. Doga-ong BONTOC, Mountain Province, May 31 (PIA)– Weather conditions and tracking real-time weather disturbances in this landlocked province can now be forecast more accurately with the installation of modern weather instruments in strategic areas in the province. Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Provincial Director Norberto Cobaldez said four units of Automatic Rain Gauges (ARG) were installed in the municipalities of Bauko, Bontoc, Besao and Paracelis while one[…]

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Project NOAH brings disaster information and education campaign to Davao Region

Written by: Candeze R. Mongaya The distant trauma of Typhoon Pablo is still a vivid memory for 30-year-old high school teacher Erle Notarte. A science teacher in Bernardo D. Carpio National High School Davao City, Notarte said that Typhoon Pablo caused heavy infrastructural damage in their school when it hit Davao Oriental last December 2012. He recalled the despair of his students, as they helplessly watched their houses being eaten[…]

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