The CENRE Office in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi investigated and verified the sighting of crocodiles in the vicinity of Brgy. Pagasinan in the said municipality as reported by representatives of the GMA-7 show Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho last 3 May 2022.

Upon the assessment, there were two (2) saltwater crocodiles, measuring about 6-10 feet, that attacked a cat, a dog, and a rooster in Brgy. Pagasinan. There have been a series of crocodile sightings in the province of Tawi-Tawi for the past few years; hence, the PENRE Office of Tawi-Tawi ensures that it establishes and intensifies an Communication, Education, and Public Awareness campaigns regarding the possible sighting of crocodiles. The CENREO Tawi-Tawi 1st District, on 6 May 2022, put up signages and tarpaulins at the identified areas of crocodile sightings, including in Brgy. Pagasinan. As an avoidance measure, Barangay Peacekeeping Action Team (BPAT) of Brgy. Pagasinan will frequently patrol the area for potential spotting of crocodiles and other wildlife.