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  • Sagpulon Falls Jasaans Grandest Wonder

    Sagpulon Falls Jasaans Grandest Wonder

    Among the frequent attractions situated in the Municipality of Jasaan, one grand wonder can be found in Barangay San Isidro known by the locals as the Sagpulon Falls.

    Sagpulon Falls situated at Barangay San Isidro, approximately 6.5 kilometers from the highway of Jasaan, and about 31-kilometer east of Cagayan de Oro City, is a natural waterfall with a towering elevation of approximately 150 feet cascading on a long vertical drop on a mossy wall embraced by the sprouting waters. Sagpulon Falls can be categorized into a Ribbon Waterfall and may somehow evolved and/or formed as a Horsetail Wat ...

  • Municipal City Water Delineation And Coastal Zoning Of Macajalar Bay

    One major plan of the Macajalar Bay Development Alliance (MBDA) is the delineation of the municipal waters of its 14 memberLGUs. The plan came about because the municipal waters of Macajalar Bay are not yet officially and properly delineated. MBDA anticipated boundary conflicts in the planning and development of the areas and in the implementation of the Bay's policies and regulations. In fact, no LGU could establish its own fishing zones because the municipal waters' boundaries have not yet been clearly established.

    Thus, on October 14-18, 2013, Engr. Aaron Andro V. Ching and Mr. Edyson P. ...

  • Macajalar Bay Wide Coastal Clean Up 2013

    Macajalar Bay Wide Coastal Clean Up 2013

    Every third Saturday of September, Xavier University McKeough Marine Center celebrates the International Coastal Clean Up day. This year's ICC was on September 21, 2013. To address the problem of marine debris in the bay, three strategies were emphasized during the event: a) an effective Information Education Campaign (IEC) program; b) actual cleaning up of the coast; and c) marine debris data recording. Lectures were given to the volunteers to increase their awareness on the causes and effects of marine debris. Data generated aimed to assist the government and the community in drafting polici ...

  • Explore Agutayan Island

    The sand beaches of Agutayan Island in Misamis Oriental.

  • Locals Celebrate Katubigan Festival In Misamis Oriental

    Locals Celebrate Katubigan Festival In Misamis Oriental

    The town's streets came to life as dancers clad in blue, yellow, green and gold performed to the beat of the drums, mimicking the creatures of sea in honor of the cold springs that the municipality of Jasaan is famous for.

    "Jasaan boasts of having the most number of cold springs in Misamis Oriental. The local government also aims to develop natural waterfalls and white-sand islands to attract more tourists," Tourism officer Leona Cabagnot said.

    The Katubigan Festival's street dancing competition also showcased colorful costumes and props that reflected the town's abundance of spring wate ...

  • Sagpulon Falls Kayaking Aug 2016

    Family outing, kayaking in Sagpulon Falls located in Jasaan, Misamis Oriental on Aug. 13, 2016.