ILIGAN CITY – Last October 1, 2018, the Geo-SAFER Western Mindanao Project, represented by Engr. Daniel S. Mostrales, Mr. Ruben C. Tudio, Engr. Sheila N. Frias, and Mr. Mark Sanny T. Perfecto, presented the initial findings of the Kauswagan Urban Drainage Assessment at the Municipal Mayor’s Office, Kauswagan, Lanao del Norte.
Initial observations and results include the following: a) an evaluation of changes in flood dynamics due to the construction of the new bridge and the perimeter fence of the GNPower Kauswagan, b) an updated detailed flood hazard map that takes into consideration a modified terrain incorporating newly built structures, and c) a graphic and animated flood flow changes showing effects on flood extent, flood depths and temporal changes (flood arrival and duration) before and after presence of structures.
In attendance during the event are Hon. Rommel C. Arnado (Municipal Mayor), Jacob G. Salise (MDRRMO), Dionesio A. Fuentes (MPDC), Saidave Maruhom (MEO), and Ruby Rose D. Nacario (GNPower Kauswagan).