February 23, 2024
SUPPRESSING FOREST FIRE — The Cordillera Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council through the Philippine Air Force Tactical Operations Group 1 conducted fire suppression through bambi bucket operations on the reported forest fires in Itogon, and Bokod, Benguet on Dec. 22. The PAF choppers scooped up water off Ambuklao Dam and dropped it over the forest fire sites. — OCD-CAR photo