Finally, the Memorandum of Agreement on “Iponan Watershed Multi-partite Monitoring and Law Enforcement” was signed last February 28, 2013. The activity was held at the DENR-10 covered Court and was attended by representatives from the Local Government Units, Religious Sector, Military, Academe, SULOG (umbrella organization of Civil Society Groups in Cagayan de Oro City) and the tri-media.   The signing activity was highlighted by the presence of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau, Manila, Assistant Director Elmer L. Billedo and Atty. Juan Miguel Cuna, Director of the , Environmental Management Bureau, Central Office, Manila.

Signatories who were present during the MOA Signing are the following:

(Present)1. Ruth M. Tawantawan, Regional Executive Director,DENR-10; 2. Rex  S. Monsanto, OIC, Regional Director, MGB-10; 3. Dr. Sabdullah C. Abubacar,CESO IV, Regional Director, EMB-10; 4. Atty. Ricardo A. Diaz, Regional Director, NBI-10; 5. Atty. Rene K. Burdeous, Regional Director, DILG-10; 6. Mr. Orlando Ravanera, Regional Director, CDA-10, SULOG Representative; 7. Mr. Manuel L. Neri, Jr., Acting Alien Control Officer, Bureau of Immigration; 8. Hon. Oscar S. Moreno, Provincial Governor, Misamis Oriental; 9. Hon. Vicente Y.Emano, City Mayor, Cagayan de Oro City; 10. P/Chief Supt. Catalino  B. Rodriguez, Regional Director,PNP Region 10;

signatories who were absent during the signing activity: 11. Maj. GEN. Ricardo Rainier G. Cruz lll, Commanding General, 1st Infantry Division, Philippine Army; 12. Hon. Lawrence Ll. Cruz, City Mayor, Iligan City; 13. Maj. Gen. Nestor A. Añonuevo, Commanding General, 4TH Infantry Division.