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  Surigao del Norte - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This mainland portion borders Agusan del Norte, and Surigao del Sur to the south.
Surigao del Norte is a mosaic of islands at the rim of the Asian continental shelf.
It is bounded on the north and east by the vast Pacific Ocean, on the south by the Provinces of Agusan del Norte and Surigao del Sur, and on the west by the historic Surigao Strait.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Surigao_del_Norte   (1567 words)

 Surigao del Norte. Who is Surigao del Norte? What is Surigao del Norte? Where is Surigao del Norte? Definition of ...
Surigao del Norte is a province of the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.
Surigao del Norte is the northernmost of the Mindanao provinces and is an important transportation route between Visayas and Mindanao.
Surigao del Norte is subdivided into 27 municipalities and 1 city.
www.knowledgerush.com /kr/encyclopedia/Surigao_del_Norte   (136 words)

 The Provincial Profile of Surigao Del Norte
The provinces of Agusan del Norte and Surigao del Sur border the province to the south.
Mainland Surigao del Norte is a cradle of civilization of the province.
Surigao del Norte is a mosaic of varied landscapes at the rim of the Asian continental shelf.
www.geocities.com /lppsec/pp/surigaonorte.htm   (1160 words)

 Surigao del Norte - free-definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Zamboanga del Norte | Zamboanga del Sur | Zamboanga Sibugay
Agusan del Norte | Agusan del Sur | Surigao del Norte | Surigao del Sur
Basilan | Lanao del Sur | Maguindanao | Sulu | Tawi-Tawi
www.free-definition.com /Surigao-del-Norte.html   (209 words)

 Agusan del Sur. Who is Agusan del Sur? What is Agusan del Sur? Where is Agusan del Sur? Definition of Agusan del Sur. ...
Agusan del Sur is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.
Its capital is Prosperidad and borders, from the north clockwise, Agusan del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley, Davao, Bukidnon, and Misamis Oriental.
Agusan del Sur is subdivided into 14 municipalities.
www.knowledgerush.com /kr/encyclopedia/Agusan_del_Sur   (89 words)

 #s u r i g a o website :: Loreto, Surigao del norte
On the eastern side of the province is Siargao Island, a tropical jewel that hosts one of the most beautiful beaches in the world and home of wave surfing, the latest sport and tourist attraction to take the country by storm.
Created as a municipality in 1898, Loreto was reduced to a barrio in 1902 after the American soldiers razed it to the ground.
Loreto is situated along a coastal plain, and fish abound in its waters.
members.tripod.com /surigao/loreto_history.html   (352 words)

 Local Government Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
On December 2, 1959, the two Municipal Councils of Dinagat and Loreto held a Joint Session in the Barrio of Libjo.
In their deliberations, they unanimously passed Resolution No. 5, which creates the municipality of Albor; it was agreed in this resolution for each of these mother municipalities to cede a portion of their territories to become a part of the new proposed municipality.
It was a result of the joint efforts of the two Local Chief Executives of the mother municipalities of Dinagat and Loreto.
www.caraga13.gov.ph /libjo   (323 words)

 #s u r i g a o website :: About Surigao del norte
The whole of Surigao was later divided into two separate provinces in June 19, 1960 by virtue of Repulic Act 2786.
Surigao del Norte lies northeast of Mindanao, bounded on the north by Leyte Gulf, on the east by the Pacific Ocean, on the west by the Surigao Strait, and on the south by Surigao del sur and Agusan del Norte.
Surigao del Norte has many attractions, with kilometer-long fl beaches, and similarly long white pebble-washed.
members.tripod.com /surigao/about.html   (644 words)

 "Region X-a"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Agusan del Norte has been greatly influenced by Spanish colonization as well as the heavy influx of migrants from the outlying Visayan islands.
Agusan del Sur was separated from Agusan del Norte by the virtue of Republic Act.
Surigao del Norte was first inhabited by the Mananua tribe.
www.livinginthephilippines.com /region10a.html   (1137 words)

 surigao del norte province tourist attractions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Casa Reál in Surigao City is the governors residence that dates back to the Spanish era.
Lake Mainit, on the boundary between Surigao del Norte and Agusan del Norte, is 174 sw kilometer in area and abouth 23 kilometer long.
In the vicinity of Surigao City are Sabang Beach with its kilometer long fl sand shore, Ipil Beach with its white pebbles, Mabua Beach with rock formations that serve as natural diving boards, and Day-asan Floating Village, with houses built over shallow water and canals for boats.
home.online.no /~erfalch/surigaodelnorteb.htm   (377 words)

 Local Government Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Tubajon is situated in the northeastern part of the Island of Dinagat.
An open sea connected to the Pacific Ocean, west by the Surigao Strait, north by the Municipsality of Libjo, bound it in the east.
In 1966, a joint resolution by the Municipal Council of Loreto and the Barangay Council of Tubajon was passed creating Tubajon as a Municipality.
www.caraga13.gov.ph /tubajon   (161 words)

 Industry Profile
The peincipal gold-producing districts are Baguio, Paracale, Masbate, Surigao and Masara.
The vast laterite deposits of Surigao in northeastern Mindanao were first reported in 1912, but were not exploited until 1975.
While primary and epithermal nickel deposits are known, the bulk of the country's deposit are lateric type, formed by concentration during the processes of tropical weathering.
www.mgb.gov.ph /indtprofile.htm   (3135 words)

 DINAGAT ISLAND EYED AS HABITAT FOR RP EAGLES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
By Edith Regalado - Dinagat Island in Surigao del Norte, known as a stronghold of the Philippine Benevolent Missionaries Association (PBMA) whose supreme head Ruben Ecleo Jr.
And if plans push through, the very first eagle bred in captivity to be released in the dense forest of Loreto town in Dinagat will be "Kabayan," the eagle adopted by Sen. Noli de Castro, who pledged to finance the bird’s upkeep, including the expenses for its release in April next year.
Dinagat’s four other towns — besides Loreto and San Jose, where the PBMA headquarters are located — are all thinly populated, thus safe enough as a habitat of the eagles.
www.newsflash.org /2002/12/ht/ht003037.htm   (341 words)

 GN Online: Focus: Government goes all-out to save eagle
The country's 12th eaglet, produced recently by parent eagles in captivity at the Philippine Eagle Centre (PEC) in the southern Philippines, will be released in a nearby forest where it can reproduce on its own when it reaches a mating age, environmentalists said.
The eaglet, called "Kabayan," was adopted by Senator Noli de Castro, who pledged to finance the bird's upkeep at the PEC in Calinan, Davao del Sur, including the expenses for its release in the forest of Loreto town in Dinagat, Surigao del Norte, in April next year.
It is 300 km away from Davao del Sur where the PEC is located.
www.gulf-news.com /Articles/print.asp?ArticleID=73434   (855 words)

 Del Rosario is still richest Mindanao gov, Dipolog’s Uy is richest city mayor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
DAVAO CITY -- As in previous years, Davao del Norte Governor Rodolfo del Rosario posted the highest net worth among Mindanao’s governors while Dipolog City’s Roberto Uy is now the richest mayor, as of yearend 2003.
Del Rosario’s net worth as of yearend 2003 is P302,440,687, up from P302,092,020.46 as of yearend 2002.
Del Rosario did not run for a third term to concentrate on the Mindanao campaign of President Gloria Arroyo.
www.mindanews.com /2004/06/01nws-mingov.html   (541 words)

 MABS - Microenterprise Access to Banking Service - Success Stories -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
In a nipa-covered awning behind their home in Tandag, Surigao del Sur, Victoria and Carlos Lim manufacture chicharon and ampaw (popped rice) to earn a livelihood for their family.
The bustling Public Market in the town of Cabadbaran in Agusan del Norte Province on the island of Mindanao is a great location for operating a profitable business.
Loreto Cabalida, was employed as a chainsaw operator cutting down non-productive coconut trees and sawing the coco lumber into planks for various coco lumberyards.
ww2.rbapmabs.org /article/archive/2   (1217 words)

 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Things to Do   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
It provides a magnificent view of the Surigao Strait and some of the islands in the city.
The greatest naval battle in Philippine history between the allied forces and the Japanese Imperial Army was staged in Surigao Strait during World War II.
The commemoration of this event stretches from Surigao City to Loreto where the American troops landed on that significant day in 1944.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=thingstodo&province=106   (447 words)

 :: Welcome to Manila Bulletin Online ::
The beneficiary local government units are the municipalities of Esperanza, La Paz, Loreto, Rosario, Talacogon and Veruela, all in Agusan del Sur province.
In Surigao del Sur, the beneficiaries are Lianga, San Agustin, Marihatag, Madrid, Cortes, Carmen, Carrascal, Carmen, Cortes, Cantilan, Cagwait, Lanuza and Bayabas.
The beneficiaries are in Misamis Oriental, the town of Claveria; in Bukidnon, the municipality of Impasugong; and in Surigao del Norte, the towns of Basilisa, Dinagat, Libjo, San Jose and Tubajon.
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2004/09/16/PROV2004091618555.html   (435 words)

 Sun.Star Manila - Justice chief asks for dossier on illegal loggers
Elena Palma-Gil of Davao Oriental, Emmanuel Piñol of Cotabato, Daisy Fuentes of South Cotobato, Datu Pax Mangudadatu of Sultan Kudarat, Miguel Rene Dominguez of Saranggani, Fernando Gonzales of Albay, Jesus Typoco of Camarines Norte, Luis Raymund Villafuerte of Camarines Sur, Leandro Verceles Jr.
of Catanduanes, Raul Lee of Sorsogon, Carlos Jericho Petilla of Leyte, Adolph Edward Plaza of Agusan del Sur, Vicente Pimentel Jr.
Also in Santiago's list of illegal loggers were Mayor Hernando Avellaneda of General Nakar, Quezon; Mayor Irenia Hitgana of Trento, Agusan del Sur; a congressman from Mindanao; barangay chairman; former governors; and prominent businessmen.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/man/2005/02/02/news/justice.chief.asks.for.dossier.on.illegal.loggers.html   (730 words)

 index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
SURIGAO DEL NORTE (July 18, 2003) - Mining-sponsored community development activities in Loreto, Surigao del Norte will continue despite the temporary shutdown of KROMINCO Inc. brought about by the plummeting world prices of chromite.
During its last meeting last June 17, CTWG members stressed the need for more information on RA 7942, the proposed National Minerals Policy (NMP) and other government policies to empower the communities in making intelligent decisions with regard to minerals development.
On July 10, the MGB regional office in cooperation with KROMINCO sponsored a Forum on Mining Laws and the National Minerals Policy attended by more than 60 participants from the host barangays of Santiago, Esperanza and Panamaon, Loreto, Surigao del Norte.
www.mgb.gov.ph /news/region_r13_krominco.htm   (400 words)

 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: How to Get there   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
One road connects the southwestern part of the province and Asuncion, Davao del Norte.
Although the Agusan River is potential highway for travelers to the servicing passage from Butuan City or Davao del Norte through the river.
Its municipalities are likewise interconnected with paved roads, except for La Paz and Loreto which are accessible through a motorized flat boat from the mini-ports of Bunawan and Talacogon.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=getthere&province=104   (176 words)

 The Manila Times Internet Edition | TOP STORIES > Miriam names coddlers of loggers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Libangan, code-named Ay Eng, reportedly operates in Agusan del Sur and Com­postela Valley.
Bernardino is said to be operating in Surigao del Sur and Agusan del Sur and Baluyot operates a wood-processing plant, Magnum Wood Core, that buys illegally sourced logs and three miniveneer plants in Com­postela Valley, Governor Generoso in Davao Oriental and Tagum City.
Surigao del Sur, Gov. Vicente Pimentel Jr.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2005/feb/01/yehey/top_stories/20050201top3.html   (559 words)

 ABS-CBN Interactive
Meanwhile some 120 tribesmen, most of them children who fled the hinterland barangays of the municipalities of Cortes and Lanuza in Surigao del Sur, have asked President Arroyo temporary shelter, food and medicine owing to the renewed fighting between the NPA and the military.
Convicted former Rep. Romeo Jalosjos of Zamboanga del Norte could die anytime now if he’s not taken to a hospital outside the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City for treatment of his heart disease.
Tuesday, Tropical Depression LABUYO was estimated based on satellite and surface data at 130 kms east northeast of Daet, Camarines Norte (14.7°N 124.0°E) with maximum sustained winds of 55 kph near the center.
www.abs-cbnnews.com /storypage.aspx?StoryId=7436   (1589 words)

 SONA 2003 - Region 13   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Some 1,065 individuals from the Manobo tribe in Pakuan, Lanuza, Surigao del Sur benefited from 1 CADT issued by the government covering 11,811.18 hectares.
Accomplishment: SME Market Center in Agusan del Norte was strengthened to serve as one-stop shop for SMEs providing information and business counseling on SME management and development strategies.
Ugpason, Haguimitan, and Tunaw-an Bridges in Surigao del Sur, and Calaitan Bridge in Agusan del Sur
www.ops.gov.ph /sona2003/region13.htm   (1467 words)

 Butuan - News [Feb-Mar 2005]
TWO communist rebels were killed in an encounter with government troops in Butuan City, Agusan del Norte province, a military spokesman said Friday.
A bypass road in Butuan City, Agusan del Norte was supposedly padded by P427.8 million, a road improvement project in Cordillera by P331 million, a road...
BUTUAN CITY, Agusan del Norte, Philippines -- An estimated P10 million worth of illegally cut logs seized two weeks ago along the Agusan River are missing from...
news.daylightonline.com /2005-03/Butuan.html   (2099 words)

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