DISASTER PREVENTION AND MITIGATION
By virtue of the Republic Act 10121, the Department of Science and Technology is the Vice-Chairperson for Disaster Prevention and Mitigation, DOST 02 hasbeen actively involved in regionwide advocacy andinformation campaign on Disaster related activities for CY 2012.
For 2012, the Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Team of DOST 02 actively participated in all disaster related activities of the department and partner agencies. The team installed 4 Automated Rain Gauges (ARGs),2pressure modules for the ARGs in San Pablo, Cauayan City and at DOST 02 Compound and 1 Automated Weather Station (AWS) in Divilacan, Isabela . The team also facilitated the rehabilitation of the Water Level Monitoring System (WLMS) in Buntun Bridge, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan.