Information and Education Campaign @ Cebu

An information and education campaign (IEC) titled "Geo-lecture series: Geology and Geohazards in Central Cebu Island, Philippines" was successfully conducted at the University of the Philippines, Cebu lastAugust 9, 2019. Dr. Jillian Aira S. Gabo-Ratio and Dr. Leo T. Armada, together with Mr. Raul Benjamin C. Mendoza and Mr. Lyndon P. Nawanao presented the results of the DOST-funded research program "Integrative Studies on the Geodynamics of the Philippines and Taiwan Arc Systems". The seminar was attended by science elementary and high school teachers and geologists from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regions 5, 7, and 8. The topics discussed included the latest geologic data on Cebu Island as well as new information on earthquakes, landslides and extreme wave events and sinkholes.