The City Government of Bacoor and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), through the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB), entered into a memorandum of agreement to exercise cooperation and coordination in cleaning, rehabilitating, and preserving Manila Bay. As part of the agreement, the DENR, through the EMB proposes the provision of funding assistance to local government units in the Manila Bay region. In the meantime, the City Government of Bacoor has committed to share its responsibility for the clean-up of esteros, creeks, and river tributaries of Zapote and Imus Rivers in the city, consistent with the goals and objectives of the Water Quality Management Area and Operational Plan for Manila Bay Coastal Strategy.