RIVER Tour, the first in Mindanao to promote eco-tourism is re-launched by Safer River, Life Saver Foundation, Inc. (SRLSFI) Liceo de Cagayan University this 2010 year of the metal tiger to continuously protect the environment.
The eco-tourism program of SRLSFI and afforded as an alternate mode of transportation called river tour has likewise provided an avenue for recreation and relaxation for both domestic and foreign tourists, corporate and government employees as well as the students of Northern Mindanao to be environmentally conscious and all the environmentalists protecting nature.
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The project is seen as one way to preserve the Cagayan de Oro City and enhancing interaction with nature, let off the pressure of work and doing business, and get away from the rigors of living in a highly urbanized area.
The clamor to protect the Cagayan de Oro River is the main objective of the foundation and after two years of undergoing rigid projects on watershed information, education and communication (IEC), a need to create more activities where stakeholders could participate and contribute to the protection, conservation of the watershed operation and activities of are all aimed at providing education to people and engage the active participation of the government sector, the academe, the communities and the business sector along the Cagayan river.
To boost the eco-tourism project of the foundation and their desire to help the tourism industry of the region, marketing efforts are now being undertaken with the business sector, the corporate groups of Cagayan de Oro City by making them associate members of the foundation.
with article of JOE PALABAO of BusinessWeek Mindanao