Republic of the Philippines
PALAWAN COUNCIL FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
(R.A. 7611)
Puerto Princesa City, Palawan

PCSD RESOLUTION NO. 04-243

A RESOLUTION ADOPTING THE DAO 2004-55 {PROCEDURAL GUIDELINES PURSUANT TO THE JOINT DENR-DA-PCSD IRR OF R.A. 9147) AND DAO 2004-62 {PRESCRIBING FEES AND OTHER GUIDELINES PERTAINING TO THE REGISTRATION OF THREATENED, NON-THREATENED AND EXOTIC FAUNAL SPECIES UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE DENR)

WHEREAS, R.A.9147, otherwise known as the Wildlife Resources Conservation and Protection Act, was enacted on July 2001 to ensure that the country’s wildlife resources and their habitats are sustainably managed through proper conservation and protection;

WHEREAS, Section 4 of said Act provides that jurisdiction of the DENR over terrestrial and DA over aquatic wildlife in the Province of Palawan is vested to the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development;

WHEREAS, Section 26, Rule 26.7 of the Joint PCSD-DENR-DA IRR of RA 9147 requires the PCSD to prescribe the process and requirements for registration of threatened and exotic wildlife in the possession of private persons/entities in the Province of Palawan;

WHEREAS, Rule 37.1 of the Joint PCSD-DENR-DA IRR of RA 9147 defines that the Council shall promulgate procedural guidelines and/or subsequent rules and regulations for the implementation of its order;

WHEREAS, the DENR as co-signatory to the Joint PCSD-DENR-DA IRR has made its own procedural guidelines and a separate one for the registration of wildlife which are appropriate for Palawan conditions. Their appropriateness to Palawan setting can be ultimate reason for the PCSD to adopt them and implement the same in the said province;

WHEREFORE, on motion, duly seconded by the members present, be it;

RESOLVED, as it is hereby RESOLVED, that the Council adopts, as it is hereby ADOPTED the DAO 2004-55 and DAO 2004-62 formulated by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources;

RESOLVED FINALLY, that copies of this resolution be furnished the DENR and other agencies concerned for their information and guidance.

ADOPTED AND APPROVED this 17th day of December 2004 in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan.

I hereby certify to the correctness and accuracy of the foregoing resolution.


NELSON P. DEVANADERA
Secretary
APPROVED FOR THE COUNCIL:

REP. ABRAHAM KAHLIL B. MITRA
PCSD Chairman