In case the water supply weakens, Luansing assured the public that MNWD has prepared contingency plans with its three lorry trucks ready to provide water in areas affected by low water supply.
Seventy percent (70%) of MNWDs source of water comes from ground water, while thirty percent (30%) of which comes from the spring of Mount Isarog which serves as recharge area.
Holmes & Narver, Inc., of Orange, California, was retained by MNWD
to evaluate alternatives and design this segment of the pipeline.
Marilisa J, Ampuan, MNWD Board of Director (BOD) and Secretary representing the education sector; Jorge Palma, MNWD BOD Chairman representing the professional sector and Monina Lily Claveria CESO IV- MNWD BOD Vice Chairman representing the Women sector.
Bongat was also invited to deliver his message of support together with MNWD BOD Agileo Michael Pauig who is representing the civic sector.
brought their lorry to distribute clean and potable water to families still affected by flooding.
Suffice to say, the MNWD caravan team received the warmest welcome from the pupils as well as, sincere greetings from the faculty members and school heads.
The first part entailed a discourse about MNWD as an organization, importance of watershed and water conservation including practical ways to save water.
National Government Agencies (NGA) which also confirmed to commit their all-out support include; Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Philippine National Police (PNP), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), Metro Naga Water District (MNWD
), Philippine Red Cross (PRC), CASURECO, and the Philippine Information Agency (PIA)-Camarines Sur.
MNWD director Jorge Palma presented the organizations Conservation Farming Community (CFC) Support Program to the stakeholders with focusing on the Watershed Management and Protection of the Mt.
MNWD has 27 pumping stations to enhance water supply to its more or less 150,000 consumers.
Project Need: This project will provide an additional 3 mgd of potable water supply to MNWD
and is needed for water supply diversification and drought proofing, as the desalinated water supply would not be subject to droughts.