Kadagatan Festival is a thanksgiving for the blessings and bounty during fish expedition and fish farming of the locals.
In Kauswagan, Lanao del Norte they celebrate it every April 25.
Its one of the unique festivals in the Philippines cause cultural dancers showcase their artistry and balance while performing on the fabricated bamboo raft called "gakit".
There are 5 bamboo rafts but these two "gakit" I liked the most!
Me and my boyfriend went to Kauswagan around 11:30am, we were late so we haven't seen the street dancing and the performance on the bamboo raft yeah! i know it suck ...
To allow the local species of fish to increase its population, the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte (PGLDN) together with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Region 10 is actively working with coastal LGUs for the rehabilitation of fish sanctuaries in this province.
One of the priority projects is the rebuilding and rehabilitation of fish sanctuaries in coastal communities. To achieve this, PGLDN and BFAR distributed fish sanctuary materials on February 18, 2014 at the Macapagal Training Center, Provincial Capitol Grounds, in the capital town Tubod.
Among the mat ...
Even though children were not officially invited to join in the coastal cleanup drive in this municipality last Thursday, a handful of them just showed up and helped picked up garbage.
"I was so proud and impressed when I saw that the children care for the environment and count themselves as volunteers without anybody motivating them to help," said Mayor Rommel C. Arnado.
About 300 local government employees, soldiers of the Army's 15th Infantry Battalion and adult members of the community joined in the cleanup drive intended to help prevent a dengue outbreak, as well as prevent respirat ...