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Topic: Lawaan, Eastern Samar

  Eastern Samar
As embodied in this Act, the eastern province is composed of 23 municipalites with Borongan as the capital.
Eastern Samar is bounded on the east by the Philippine Sea, which forms part of a greater body of water, the Pacific Ocean.
To the north lies Northern Samar; to the west, the province of Samar; and to the south, the Leyte Gulf.
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  Encyclopedia: Eastern Samar
Bordering the province to the north is Northern Samar and to the west is Samar province.
Balangiga is a municipality in the province of Eastern Samar in the Philippines.
Hernani is a municipality in the province of Eastern Samar in the Philippines.
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 Eastern Samar. Who is Eastern Samar? What is Eastern Samar? Where is Eastern Samar? Definition of Eastern Samar. ...
Eastern Samar is a province of the Philippines located in the Eastern Visayas region.
Its capital is Borongan and is located at the eastern portion of the island of Samar.
Eastern Samar faces the Philippine Sea to the east, and Leyte Gulf to the south.
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 Eastern Samar
The province of Eastern Samar lies on the eastern portion of Samar island.
Surrounded by Northern Samar on the north, Philippine Sea on the east, Samar on the west and Leyte Gulf on the south.
The eastern and northern part of Samar was called Ibabao and the town of Borongan became the center of trade and military shaft of the Spaniards in the Pacific region.
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 The Provincial Profile of Eastern Samar
Eastern Samar is within the typhoon belt and the coast is vulnerable to the howlers.
The eastern coast was relatively left unharmed by the Moro raids that plagued the western coast but settlements remained small and communication with the rest of the island was restricted.
Eastern Samar, along with the other Samar provinces, was once part of the province of Cebu, until they were included in the newly created province of Leyte in 1735.
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 Eastern Samar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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Petester's Eastern Memories of a former Eastern Airlines pilot, including an overview of training and his assignments.
Samar Italia Progettazione e realizzazione di elementi imbottiti per relax per il settore estetica e fitness.
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 Lawaan, Eastern Samar
The early history of Lawaan seems to be a legendary tale.
As the place gain popularity,new comers from different regions continue to spread in the place, all attuned to the prospect of better living, adventure and romance in the new heaven as if a gold deposit was found therein.
The first mayor of the municipality of Lawaan was Mayor ROSENDO D. From that time on, succession of leadership continue up to the present with that common urging appeal geared towards the enhancement and promotion of various development prospects.
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 Eastern Samar -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Eastern Samar is a (The proper sphere or extent of your activities) province of the (A republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946) Philippines located in the (Click link for more info and facts about Eastern Visayas) Eastern Visayas (The extended spatial location of something) region.
Its capital is Borongan and is located at the eastern portion of the island of (Click link for more info and facts about Samar) Samar.
Eastern Samar is subdivided into 24 (Click link for more info and facts about municipalities) municipalities.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/E/Ea/Eastern_Samar.htm   (194 words)

 Eastern Samar Website - Travelinformation Eastern Samar
Eastern Samar is one of three provinces on Samar Island, the second largest island in the Visayas, the region between Luzon Island to the north and Mindanao Island to the south.
Eastern Samar, being located on the Pacific Ocean experiences greater rainfall throughout the year without the hot, dry season from March to May like most of the Philippines.
Because of the small number of tourists visiting Eastern Samar there are few of the usual petty criminals and scam artists who trick and cheat tourists everywhere in the world.
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 Philippines : Gov.Ph : News : Eastern Samar bridge projects realized (Printer friendly version)
Borongan, Eastern Samar (3 August) -- Contrary to Senator Ping Lacson's litany during his self-made state of the nation address where he reported among others that the "Tulay Ng Pangulo" bridge programs were merely white elephants, Eastern Samar province can bear out on the opposite.
This was the gist of Governor Ben Evardone's statement during the press conference over Radyo Ng Bayan DYES on the occasion of their 16th anniversary.
In the bag are additional Tulay Sa Pangulo in the towns of Balangkayan, Balangiga and Lawaan, the Spokesperson of the country's League of Governors disclosed.
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Compared to the other islands, Samar has less number of plant species partly because its mountain landscape is lower in elevation compared to the other islands of Luzon (Dickerson, 1928).
The aim of this study therefore is to provide a listing of the seed plant species of Lawaan, describe the plant communities upon which these are found at different elevations and classify these communities according to their species attributes and importance values.
Out of 169 Lawaan tree species, 94 are in the Samar Island records of 478 tree species, the remainder of 75 are Lawaan tree species that are not in the said records.
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Eastern Samar is one of the three provinces that make up the island of Samar, the easternmost island of the Philippines.
It has 16 municipalities and is bounded on the east by the Philippine Sea, which joins the Pacific Ocean; on the north by the province of Northern Samar; on the west by the province of Samar; and on the south by the Leyte Gulf.
The combined population of 94,187 is 28% of the total Eastern Samar population.
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 PIA Press Release   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
PIA Regional Chief Tiopes told Leyte Samar Daily Express that the purpose of these "series of phone-patch radio interviews" of the President is to make her "aware of the region's pressing and immediate problems and concerns." This way, she said, the President can easily make the necessary and immediate actions.
Calbiga-Calbayog city road network in Samar; the rehabilitation of the Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport of this city; programs of her administration in helping the region's coconut farmers; and the status of the relief assistance extended by the government to the victims of the December 19 landslides in Panaon Island in Southern Leyte.
Juliana A. White is appointed to RTC Branch 5, Oras, Eastern Samar.
www.pia.gov.ph /press/p040128.htm   (1107 words)

 Sars hit in Eastern Samar
Infantry Division categorically denied that the formation of a new battalion is due to the increased pressure of the insurgency in the Eastern Visayas region.
It was learned that the victim first went to Dr. Neil C. Sabulao’s private clinic and then went to the provincial hospital of Borongan, Eastern Samar for a medical check-up and it was there that she was discovered to have exhibited pneumonia.
The victim arrived in the Philippines from Hong Kong last April 9 and was confined to the Eastern Samar Provincial Hospital last April 18 due to complaints of high fever after receiving a check-up from a private clinic in Borongan, Eastern, Samar reportedly by physicians Dr. Neil Sabulao and Dr. Baldono.
www.samarnews.com /News_clips/news2.htm   (2865 words)

 Lawaan, Eastern Samar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
EXISTING SITUATION Lawaan is not so popular when it comes to tourist attraction.
There is also a mini-water dike along the Bolusao River (Sungdu-an) built by the U.S. Naval Forces during the World War II as their source of water supply.
They seems to appear like floating vessels at the lawaan Bay that serve as a familiar excursion haven among locales and visitors as well.
www.lawaan-esamar.gov.ph /index.php?cat1=32&cat2=22&cat3=24   (628 words)

 Eastern Samar Website - Reiseinfos Eastern Samar
Eastern Samar erstreckt sich von Nord nach Süd von San Policarpo bis Guiuan, an der Südküste reicht die Provinz bis Lawaan, im Zentrum erstreckt sich die Provinz von Taft bis Bagacay.
Eastern Samar hat ein anderes Klima als der Rest der Visayas.
Allgemeine Kriminalität gibt es in Eastern Samar natürlich ebenso wie überall auf der Welt.
www.easternsamar.de /html%20deutsch/info%20e.%20samar.htm   (1867 words)

 Eastern Samar - Term Explanation on IndexSuche.Com
Its capital is Borongan and is located at the eastern portion of the island of Samar.
Eastern Samar faces the Philippine_Sea to the east, and Leyte_Gulf to the south.
REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES Province of Eastern Samar ''' (Region VIII) Capital: Borongan Founded: Population: ''2000 census''—375,822 (20th smallest).
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 RDR Watersheds Rehabilitation, Maintenance and Protection   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
To conserve and manage our natural resources, measures on watershed protection, rehabilitation and maintenance were adopted in 12 priority watershed areas in the region to help build water requirements for industry and agriculture.
Eastern Samar, 11) Bulosao Watershed, Lawaan, Eastern Samar, and 12) Catubig Watershed, Northern Samar.
During the year, the Samar Island Biodiversity Project (SIBP) started its operations on protecting, conserving and encouraging the sustainable use of biodiversity and other forest resources within the Samar Island Forest Reserve (SIFR).
www.evis.net.ph /infocenter/rdr2k/rdr04.htm   (418 words)

 Cyberdyaryo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
It is alarming to note that in barely three months, the number of reported human rights violations had surpassed the number of reported cases that human rights groups and institutions like the Commission on Human Rights had recorded for the entire year of 2004.
True enough, even the IFSM delegates have been victimized by the same people who were pinpointed by the victims and their relatives as the perpetrators of these atrocities in the hinterlands.
All throughout the mission, from Tacloban City to Paranas, Motiong and even in Catbalogan, Samar, the IFSM was constantly hounded and harassed by both unidentified, bonnet-clad, masked and motorcycle-riding men in civilian clothing and men in uniform in full battle gear armed with M-16 rifle, M-203 grenade launcher.
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 Eastern Samar - Definition, explanation
Eastern Samar is a province of the Philippines located in the Eastern Visayas region.
Bordering the province to the north is Northern Samar and to the west is Samar province.
Biliran | Eastern Samar | Leyte | Northern Samar | Samar | Southern Leyte
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 LGU officials silent on Samar militarization
CATBALOGAN, Samar – The Visayas Interfaith Solidarity Mission (IFSM) has strongly campaigning for the immediate pull-out of the Army’s 8th Infantry Division Commanding General Jovito S. Palparan and other high ranking military officials in Samar as they were being blamed as perpetrators of the reported human rights violations and atrocities in Samar provinces.
Poblacion, Tapul, Pagsang-an, Nawi, Cantigis, Anagasi and Lawaan, all of Paranas, and, some villages of Motiong and Catbalogan, all in the province of Samar.
CATBALOGAN, Samar – Despite the climate of fear gripping the entire province over the recent spate of atrocities against unarmed civilians, allegedly perpetrated by the military under the command of M/Gen. Jovito Palparan, local government officials here seems to be unabated by the situation and have opted to stay silent over the issue.
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 Borongan, Eastern Samar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Sima Samar A BBC portrait of Dr Sima Samar, Afghanistan's new deputy premier.
Also includes a chat room, weather forecast and a photo gallery.
Tribune Online Local, business, feature, sports and life on Philippines' Region 8 (Eastern Visayas).
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Borongan,_Eastern_Samar.html   (270 words)

 PIA Press Release   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Borongan, Eastern Samar (3 Oct.) -- Some 50 patients from all over Sulat town were served by the province's Philippine Dental Association (PDA) on the occasion of the recent induction for their new set of officers.
PDA Eastern Samar has been involved actively in medical and dental missions in the province.
The newly installed provincial director of BPPO is not a newcomer as far as geographical situation of the province is concerned considering his stint as company commander of 532nd Company in Caibiran in 1980, 355th Company in Busali in 1985 and in the same second company in 1995.
www.pia.gov.ph /press/p031003.htm   (2264 words)

 Rebels storm Eastern ... - Jun. 23, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
QUINAPONDAN, Eastern Samar- It was a Sunday that the Catholic Church commemorated for the "Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ," but it turned out violent for this quiet town, 100 km from the capital town of Borongan.
Blood soaked the small road in front of the police station following a two-hour exchange of gunfire between some 20 fully armed communist rebels in fatigue uniforms and two policemen who stood their ground and repelled the attackers.
Matthew Aseo, chief of police of the neighboring Lawaan town, lost his 9-mm pistol when the rebels ransacked his house here.
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 13/9/2003 -- PHILIPPINES: Heavy, irreversible damage to Samar environment cited
BORONGAN, Eastern Samar — Samareños have claimed victory in their dogged struggle to preserve the island’s remaining forest, but for some of Samar Island’s precious natural wealth the success of the save-the-environment campaign came years too late.
Twelve years after the Philippine Pyrite Corp. ceased its mining operation in barangay Bagacay, Hinabangan, Samar, the Taft River in Eastern Samar remains a “dead river.” Until now no marine life survives in the river because of heavy pollution from the Bagacay mines upstream.
In Eastern Samar, these towns are San Julian, Arteche, Borongan, Balangkayan, Balangiga, Can-Avid, Dolores, Gen. MacArthur, Giporlos, Hernani, Jipapad, Lawaan, Llorente, Maslog, Maydolong, Oras, Quinapondan, Sulat and Taft.
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