Ginoong EMB Jeffrey Noel Leonor and Binibining EMB Heiress Lindsey Solo were crowned Ginoo at Binibining Kalikasan 2022 during the coronation night on June 27, 2022 at Grand Xing Imperial Hotel, Iloilo City.

The eco-inspired pageant is part of the culminating activity of the month-long celebration of the Philippine Environment Month with the theme: “Aksyon Para sa Natatanging Mundo.”

Leonor and Solo both bagged the Special Award – Mr. and Miss Photogenic and the Minor Award – Best in Production Number. The 24-year old Ginoong Kalikasan was also awarded Best in Interview and Best in Casual Wear. Solo, 26 and a neophyte, was also awarded Best in Trashionshow – a category showcasing gowns and suits of contestants composed of at least 60% recycled materials.

The candidates were evaluated for each category – Best in Production Number, Best in Casual Wear, Best in Trashionshow and Best in Interview. Also, the special awards – Mr. & Miss Photogenic and Mr. & Miss Congeniality.

PENRO Negros Occidental is Ginoong Hangin (2nd RU) and PENRO Aklan is Ginoong Tubig (1st RU). Candidate of PENRO Iloilo bagged the Binibining Hangin (2nd RU) and PENRO Negros is Binibining Tubig (1st RU).

The winners will serve as the faces of DENR Region 6 and shall grace all major DENR environmental activities as part of their official functions in any official activity and will actively promote advocacies, programs, and activities of the department.