Based on the 2015 cadastral survey
, the land area of the Philippines became significantly smaller than previously estimated.
Fresh News reported on Sunday that the three men are high ranking officials from the provincial Cadastral Survey
He, however, explained that he had already excluded from such estimates 'built-up' areas, or those with structures at the time of the cadastral survey
in 2011 and 2012.
Navarro earlier told the BusinessMirror that 71 percent of cities and municipalities are contesting their land areas, even after a nationwide cadastral survey
conducted by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Land Management Bureau (LMB).
Navarro told the BusinessMirror that 71 percent of cities and municipalities are contesting their land areas, even after a nationwide cadastral survey
conducted by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Land Management Bureau (LMB).
Environment Secretary Ramon Paje has refuted the findings of state auditors, saying that rather than being failures, the massive tree-planting effort and cadastral survey
undertaken by his department were its most successful programs.
Cotabato City - The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), through its Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), launched on Friday a cadastral survey
to establish the political boundaries of 58 component towns, the ARMM's Bureau of Public Information (BPI) said yesterday.
To resolve land valuation issues, Pernia also urged government sectors to look at the 2011 to 2015 cadastral survey
data as an instrument in addressing land boundary conflicts and in adjusting local government units' internal revenue allotments.
In its 2013 DENR audit report, the COA said the agency undertook the tree-planting program and the cadastral survey
project covering 10 regions of the country without an efficient and effective system of implementing and monitoring projects.