NIA MIMAROPA Palawan IMO Inspects Repair of Diversion Dam at Inagawan CIS

Puerto Princesa City, Palawan -  October 12, 2023 - National Irrigation Administration (NIA) MIMAROPA Acting Regional Manager Ronilio M. Cervantes, along with Engineering and Operations Division Manager Lowell L. Lozano and Palawan IMO Division Manager Armando L. Flores conducted inspection of the ongoing repair of the diversion dam at Inagawan Communal Irrigation System (CIS). This development is aimed to restore and enhance infrastructure to provide continuous and uninterrupted irrigation services to 240 hectares of farmland.

The repair of the diversion dam was commenced following the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for an Easement of Right of Way (ROW) between the Bureau of Corrections-Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm (BuCor-IPPF) and NIA MIMAROPA on August 24, 2023. With this initiative, 171 farmer-beneficiaries of Inagawan-Kamuning Irrigators Service Association (IA) will benefit from improved irrigation services.