Engr. Santiago M. Bugnosen of the Mine Management Division presented the study Small Scale Mining in Benguet after the DENR Administrative Order 2015-03 in the annual MGB Technical Forum on November 8-10, 2017 held at MO2 Westown Convention Center in Iloilo City. The Technical Forum was hosted by MGB Region 6 and the Metallurgy Division of MGB Central.


 Small Scale Mining (SSM) continues to proliferate in Benguet Province being the second main source for employments/livelihood of a family and/or small scale enterprise industry, next to farming.

Here is the Manuscript of the study "Small Scale Mining in Benguet after DAO 2015-3 "