Natural Resources Accounting (PEENRA)
PEENRA Updates on Environmental Accounts Statistics
(posted 14 July 2005)
As part of the continuing efforts of the Philippine Economic-Environmental and Natural Resources Accounting (PEENRA) unit in the development of environmental accounting and related environment statistics the following accounts/statistics have been updated:
The Philippine Water Resources 2003. This publication is an update of the physical accounts of groundwater (updated to year 2001) and surface water (updated to year 2000). Due to the very limited data on the monetary aspects of water no updates was done on the monetary accounts.
State of the Philippine Land and Soil Resources 2003. The publication dealt with the physical and monetary accounts of lands devoted to agriculture, forest (both for the economic and environmental uses), and brushland. The physical and monetary accounts of land devoted to agricultural uses are updates (updated to year 2000) while the physical and monetary accounts of lands devoted to forest uses and brushland covering the years 1988 to 1997 are new additions to the land and soil resources accounting. Moreover, the publication also contained the updated physical and monetary accounts of agricultural soil resource covering the years, 1988-2000.
Copies of these publications are now available for sale at the National Statistical Information Center (NSIC), Ground Floor, Midland Buendia Building, 403 Senator Gil Puyat Avenue, Makati City with telephone numbered 895-2767 and e-mail address email@example.com.