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  Candaba, Pampanga
It was the aim of the conference to gather opinions and suggestions on Candaba Swamp.
Protecting the migratory birds that come yearly to the Candaba marsh is part of the effort to strike a balance between the people's needs and the need to conserve the swamp for future generations.
The Municipality of Candaba is inviting all concerned to submit suggestions and proposals on how to rehabilitate and manage the Candaba marsh for the future.
www.geocities.com /mun_of_candaba/birds.htm   (863 words)

  Candaba, Pampanga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Candaba (formerly Candawe) is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Pampanga, Philippines.
Candaba is noted for its wide and scenic swamps, the habitat of mudfish and catfish.
Candaba swamps are very fertile due to its sustained deposits of humus and decaying vegetable residues.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Candaba,_Pampanga   (263 words)

 Candaba, Pampanga -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Candaba is a (An urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government) municipality in the province of (additional info and facts about Pampanga) Pampanga in the (A republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946) Philippines.
Basically a (The act of someone who fishes as a diversion) fishing and (The practice of cultivating the land or raising stock) farming community, the place was administered by "datus" even as early as 1577.
Nowhere in Pampanga can one find any more fertile land than that of the Candaba swamps due to its sustained deposits of (Partially decomposed organic matter; the organic component of soil) humus and decaying vegetable residues.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/ca/candaba,_pampanga.htm   (340 words)

 Birds of Candaba
Candaba, represented by Leny Manalo, Candaba's Chief fo Staff and standing second from right, was invited to attend the meeting of Asian Waterbird Census country representatives held in Quezon City last month.
Candaba will conduct its Asian Waterbird Census on January 14, 2006 in collaboration with the Wild Bird Club of the Philippines, Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau, Kaakbay sa Kalikasan and other bird enthusiasts.
In Candaba, with the effort to protect the wild birds comes the effort to protect the swamp and manage both water and land well to strike a balance between the needs of the people and those of the environment.
candababirds.blogspot.com   (868 words)

Municipal officials placed this town under a state of calamity yesterday as the swelling waters of the Pampanga River breached dikes and triggered erosion, threatening at least 138 families living on the banks of the river in six barangays.
He said even the town proper of Candaba is now in danger of being hit by floodwaters from the river.
"Candaba is below sea level and the only measure to curb the worsening threat of calamities is to continue a river channel project abandoned by the government years ago.
www.newsflash.org /2004/02/hl/hl102855.htm   (1217 words)

 'Candaba likely area for bird flu outbreak' - INQ7.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
CANDABA, Pampanga -- This town looms as a "potential ground zero" of a bird flu outbreak in the Philippines if the national government does not move to support preventive measures here, Mayor Jerry Pelayo warned on Sunday.
The study, "Candaba: A case for ground zero," was made by a team of municipal agriculturists, veterinarians and poultry raisers in the town and was presented to the National Disaster Coordinating Council (NDCC) assembly on Oct. 3, Pelayo said.
First, this town's portions of the 32,000-hectare Candaba Swamp are winter refuge and breeding sanctuaries of Asian migratory birds suspected as carriers of the avian flu virus.
feeds.philippinesnews.net /?rid=a4aaa3779541a723&...   (878 words)

 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Pampanga residents furious at nearby Bulacan farm   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
CANDABA, Pampanga—Local residents here expressed indignation over the pollution caused by a large piggery based in San Miguel, Bulacan.
Candaba is the leading town in Pampanga in tilapia production.
Earlier, the Candaba residents decried the pollutions caused by piggery farms along the swamp.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2004/aug/01/yehey/prov/20040801pro4.html   (530 words)

 DAYS HOTEL PAMPANGA Resorts and Hotels Reservation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
BETIS CHURCH (Betis, Guagua) - Pampanga's oldest church is a fascinating work of architecture with its classic altar in antique carved design and décor blending with religious frescoes reminiscent of neoclassic works of European Art.
PAMPANGA AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE (Magalang) - A state-owned educational institution ideally located at the scenic foot hills of Mt. Arayat where a conference pavillion and natural swimming area were developed by the Philippine Tourism Authority.
PAMPANGA DAY (December 11) - The people of the entire Pampanga province celebrate its foundation day with various programs and festivities such as cultural shows, trade exhibits and other socio-economic projects.
www.vciholidays.com /pampanga.html   (991 words)

 Pampanga Travel Tips and Information - Pampanga Travel Hotels Resorts Lodging Discounts Philippines
Apparently enticed by tales of a paradise land in what later was known as the province of Pampanga.
Along the way, they found river dwellers and established their settlement and made extensive contacts with these dwellers and implemented their knowledge in farming with the verdant forest and fertile soil in the area.
Pampanga's oldest church is a fascinating work of architecture with its classic altar in antique carved design and décor blending with religious frescoes reminiscent of neoclassic works of European Art.
alltravelnetwork.com /philippines/travelinfo/pampangainfo.html   (819 words)

 pampanga limjocos- branch of Santiago Limjoco of Batangas, Philippines
pampanga limjocos- branch of Santiago Limjoco of Batangas, Philippines
Medical Information: he died from a surgery which was supposed to remove his gall bladder, he had a heart attack while in the hospital.during surgery- at the UST hospital in 1950.
June 01, 1913, Candaba, Pampanga, Philippines, born in the house; d.
limjoco.net /pampangalimjocos.html   (600 words)

 :: Welcome to Manila Bulletin Online ::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Senior Superintendent Leonardo Espina, Pampanga police director, identified the fatalities as Vladimir Alejandrino, Jayson Hernandez, 34; an alias "Joseph," and Pablo Escano, driver, all of Arayat, Pampanga.
Wounded and still undergoing treatment at the Makabale Hospital in the City of San Fernando, Pampanga were Rudy "Bon" Alejandrino, former supreme commander of the HMB, and Madeth Alejandrino, both of Candaba, Pampanga.
Combined operatives of Pampanga police, Regional Intelligence and Investigation Division (RIID), and Mexico police are in hot pursuit of the suspects believed to be members of the Rebolusyunaryong Hukbong Bayan (RHB), a remnant of the New People’s Army (NPA).
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2005/02/16/MTNN2005021628793.html   (335 words)

 Candaba Swamp, Pampanga Photo Gallery by csmallari at pbase.com
I am not happy with most of the photos here but I decided to make a gallery for this because this is the first time I've seen most of these birds in the Philippines.
All these photos were taken at the Candaba Swamp and the rice fields near it.
Pampanga swamps is a beautiful place and we must preserve it.
www.pbase.com /csmallari/candaba   (265 words)

 ABS-CBN Interactive   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
CLARK ZONE - Mayor Jerry Pelayo of Candaba, Pampanga, on Thursday assured that the 8,000 migratory birds, which have begun swarming to his town have so far been free of avian-influenza virus.
Candaba swamps have become a tourist attraction because of the migration of birds from other countries every year.
Pelayo noted, "Candaba is only one of the 24 migratory sites in the country." Migratory birds come mostly come from China, Siberia, Australia, Taiwan, Korea and Japan.
www.abs-cbnnews.com /storypage.aspx?StoryId=19661   (562 words)

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Prior to this, it is claimed that in 1591, Candaba shared its convent with the town of Arayat.
The Candaba convent was used as a mission center for evangelization.
The first Christian evangelizers of the town of Candaba, Pampanga were the Agustinian Friars.
www2.mozcom.com /~kg7sq/history.htm   (2744 words)

 INQ7.net, Philippines : Asian migratory birds back at Candaba Swamp
CANDABA, Pampanga, Philippines -- The Candaba Swamp, one of the three most important wetlands in the Philippines, is back on the Asian bird map.
The Candaba Swamp is the only site in the country that the warbler visits, the Haribon said.
As a Candaba native, he realized in between farming that the birds had diminished over time.
www.ecologyasia.com /news-archives/2005/jan-05/inq7_050117_2.htm   (980 words)

 Pampanga bridge collapses due to overloaded truck - Mar. 09, 2004
Pampanga bridge collapses due to overloaded truck - Mar. 09, 2004
A BAILEY bridge in Candaba, Pampanga collapsed Tuesday after a truck carrying cargo that was more than the capacity of the bridge passed over it, GMA Network's Flash Report said.
No one was hurt in the incident, but the bridge's collapse cut access to 14 villages in the province, the report said.
www.inq7.net /brk/2004/mar/09/brkoth_1-1.htm   (88 words)

 ABS-CBN, Philippines : Bird hunters in Candaba Swamp under tight watch
CANDABA, Pampanga, Philippines - The local government here has intensified its campaign against bird poachers and hunters, particularly of rare migratory species that regularly visit the famous Candaba Swamp.
Candaba Mayor Jerry Pelayo said the intensified wildlife-awareness campaign and declaration of the own as a bird sanctuary will bolster the town’s quest to develop its ecotourism potential.
Meanwhile, officers of the Conserve Candaba Swamp Foundation, Inc., led by Patrick Pelayo, took their oath as the frontrunners in efforts to protect migratory birds that come yearly to the Candaba marsh by creating awareness on the importance of the swamp and its migratory birds.
www.ecologyasia.com /news-archives/2005/jan-05/abs-cbn_050113_1.htm   (381 words)

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Sonny was proclaimed as an "Adopted Son" of the town of Candaba through a ceremony held during the Despedida Party given to him.
Andrew is the 3rd oldest parish in the Archdiocese of San Fernando, Pampanga.
Doy's last assignment prior to his appointment as parish priest of Candaba is the nearby San Luis Gonzaga Parish, San Luis, Pampanga.
www2.mozcom.com /~kg7sq   (587 words)

 www.gov.ph - News Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
CANDABA, Pampanga, April 15 (PNA) - Local officials have started introducing modern farming technology here with the support of the Department of Agriculture (DA) in a bid to develop this swampy town as a food basket for Metro Manila and Central Luzon.
The mayor said with the prevailing peace and order situation in his town and the full cooperation of local residents as well as all-out support of the DA, the full development of Candaba's potential can be realized.
Candaba, after 20 years, has again become the country's biggest producer of melons and watermelons.
www.gov.ph /news/printerfriendly.asp?newsid=8287   (238 words)

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Archdiocese of Manila
This archdiocese comprises the city of Manila, the provinces of Bataan, Bulacan, Cavite, Mindoro, Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Rizal, Tarlac, and Zambales; and the Districts of Infanta and Marinduque in the Province of Tayabas.
In the Province of Pampanga they founded parishes at Bacolor, Macabebe, Porac, Mexico, Arayat, and Apalit.
They had their churches also at Tarlac, San Miguel de Mayumo, and Candaba.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/09597b.htm   (3408 words)

 Sun.Star Pampanga - Candaba hosts martial arts tourney
The First Candaba Unified/Mixed Martial Arts Open Invitational Tournament dubbed as "Mano-Mano sa Candaba, Matira ang Matibay" will be held on Nov. 29, 2005 at the Genuino Park in the town's Poblacion.
Mano-Mano is inviting all martial arts clubs in Pampanga, Bulacan, Nueva Ecija, Tarlac, Bataan and Zambales to join the first martial arts ultimate fighting challenge in the town.
Interested parties may submit their letters of participation to the Municipal Hall of Candaba until Nov. 18, 2005.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/pam/2005/10/29/sports/candaba.hosts.martial.arts.tourney.html   (425 words)

 PAMPANGA: CANDABA TILLERS HAVE A FIELD DAY WITH RODENTS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The rats come out in large numbers during the dry season, when palay is about to be harvested.
But unlike farmers in other places who face the same plague, Candaba residents have the sweetest revenge.
Using vinegar, pepper and other spices, the rodents are marinated and then cooked into dry adobo.
www.newsflash.org /2003/05/ht/ht003449.htm   (282 words)

 Candaba, Pampanga Photo Gallery by csmallari at pbase.com
Candaba, Pampanga Photo Gallery by csmallari at pbase.com
pampanga is the best especially manuel manalastas at visal sto niño...KAREN
It is best to login or register first but you may post as a guest.
www.pbase.com /csmallari/candabascenery   (65 words)

 AC Survival Guide - Chapter 1
After he had started the clearing of Culiat, some prominent residents of other towns of Pampanga at that time jestingly predicted, "Muti ne ing awak, tuling ne ing tagak, eya maging balen ing Culiat" (The crow will turn white, the heron will turn fl, but Culiat will never be a town).
Vicente Lapuz of Candaba who was then the Filipino co-adjutor of the Angeles Parish Church, the Spanish curate having been rescued by the Spanish troops in 1898.
From 1900 to 1941, the main bulk of the livelihood in Angeles was agriculture, mostly palay and sugarcane farming.
www.asianescapades.com /free/guide/chapter1.php   (5051 words)

 Bulacan traders seek stop to flyover project - Sept. 24, 2003
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga -- A group of businessmen in Bulacan province asked a court to stop Public Works Secretary Florante Soriquez from resuming a 71.3-million-peso flyover project at the Candaba (Pampanga)-Baliuag segment of the Maharlika Highway.
The civil case, filed at the regional trial court in Malolos town on Sept. 18, also named Public Works assistant secretary Rafael Yabut, the agency's Central Luzon director Josefino Rigor, the contractor C.M. Pancho Construction Corp. and several unidentified men as respondents.
According to him, the municipal council also has not yet issued a resolution favoring or disapproving the revised project.
www.inq7.net /reg/2003/sep/24/reg_4-1.htm   (347 words)

 PAMPANGA SPECIAL INTEREST, PHILIPPINES (Philippines Travel and Hotel Guide - Pampanga, Philippines)
PAMPANGA SPECIAL INTEREST, PHILIPPINES (Philippines Travel and Hotel Guide - Pampanga, Philippines)
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Either one starts at Magalang where the other slope of Mt. Arayat ends and refreshes at the National park at Arayat where at least five swimming polls awaits the trekkers.
www.philtravelcenter.com /philippines/travelinfo/pampanga-interest.html   (255 words)

 Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines
Mabalacat, Pampanga 986 sq.m 455475-R One storey 22,000,000.00
Bahay Pare, Candaba, Pampanga 2,840sq.m 99.5sq.m 498644-R Residential lot Residential 1,400,000.00
6 Calawitan, Candaba, Pampanga 40,345.5 sq.m n/a 508710-R Rice Farm Ricefarm 1,635,000.00
www.rbap.org /forum/message/23   (463 words)

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