LGUs within the Biri-LaRoSa Protected Landscape and Seascape in Northern Samar receive their copy of “Protected Areas in Eastern Visayas: Biodiversity at its Best”, a coffee table book featuring the seven Protected Areas of Region 8 under the National Protected Areas System (NIPAS) Act. Produced by the DENR in Eastern Visayas, the book hopes to inspire these LGUs to continue their commitment and support towards the sustainable management and use of resources within the protected areas. Mayors Edito B. Saludaga, Gerardo P. Miranda and Atty. Clarence A. Dato personally received their copies for LGUs Lavezares, Rosario and San Jose, respectively. For the municipality of Biri, a representative of Mayor Antonio B. Delos Reyes, Jr., received the book from DENR Regional Executive Director Tirso P. Parian, Jr and Assistant Regional Director for Technical Services Elmer C. Bascos.