Sudlon National Park

Cebu City, Cebu

Sudlon National Park is part of the Central Cebu Protected Landscape, (CCPL) is a protected area located in the mountains and drainage basins of central Cebu in the Philippines.

The CCPL covers what used to be known as the Central Cebu National Park, Buhisan Dam, Mananga Watershed Forest Reserve, Kotkot-Lusuran Watershed Forest Reserve, and the Sudlon National Park. The protected ar ...

ea spans 29,062 hectares of adjoining forestlands and watersheds located in the middle of the province.

Sudlon National Park News

  • Plant Trees To Protect Watershed Farmers Told

    Plant Trees To Protect Watershed Farmers Told

    Farmers living near watershed areas in Central Visayas are urged to plant trees to help the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-7) in their campaign to conserve and protect the watersheds in the region.

    A watershed is an area of land that drains rainwater into one location such as stream, lake or wetland.

    These water bodies supply drinking water, water for agriculture and manufacturing, and provide habitat to numerous plants and animals.

    Fedencio Carreon, Chief of the Technical Division of Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) in Cebu, during th ...

  • DENR To Count Dwellers In Central Cebu Watersheds

    Who lives within Cebu's watersheds and where?

    Which ones are legitimate occupants?

    A census and registration will be made in 22 barangays within the Central Cebu Protected Landscape (CCPL) starting this year.

    This will provide the DENR with basic data as basis for establishing management zones and buffer zones and to prepare programs like alternative livelihood opportunities, said Regional
    Executive Director Maximo O. Dichoso of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.

    He said they wanted to determine the actual number of occupants within the CCPL and establish the l ...

  • DENR to conduct survey on Cebus protected landscape

    DENR to conduct survey on Cebus protected landscape

    The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-7) is conducting a survey on the occupants of protected areas within the Central Cebu Protected Landscape (CCPL).

    The Central Cebu Protected Landscape (CCPL) under Republic Act No. 9486 which was approved on June 7, 2007 covers a consolidated area of 28,312 hectares consisting of the Buhisan Watershed Forest Reserve, Mananga Watershed Forest Reserve, Sudlon National Park, Central Cebu National Park and the Kotkot-Lusaran Watershed Forest Reserve located in the cities of Cebu, Talisay, Toledo and Danao, and in the municipalities of Mi ...

  • Bill to rename Mt Manunggal filed

    Bill to rename Mt Manunggal filed

    Rep. Pastor Alcover Jr. has filed House Bill No. 4125 which will change the name of Mount Manunggal in barangay Magsaysay, municipality of Balamban, Cebu to "Mount Ramon F. Magsaysay."

    This is to honor former President Ramon Magsaysay, known to have served the country as a great leader and champion of the masses.

    Mount Manunggal is the crash site of the plane, "Mt. Pinatubo," which was taking Magsaysay out of Cebu on March 17, 1957.

    According to Alcover, the incident brought the "untimely demise of the most beloved president of the Philippines and cut short an administration that, per ...

  • Protected landscape assures Cebu of enough water supply

    Cebuanos and their descendants are now assured of enough water supply after the Central Cebu Protected Landscape Act of 2007 was approved by the Senate last Thursday.

    This bill authored by Cebu first district Rep. Eduardo Gullas is an act establishing the five major watersheds - the Buhisan Watershed and Forest Reserve, the Mananga Watershed and Forest Reserve, the Sudlon National Park, the Central Cebu National Park and the Kotkot-Lusaran Watershed and Forest Reserve - in the cities of Cebu, Talisay, Toledo and Danao and in the municipalities of Minglanilla, Consolacion, Liloan, Compostela ...