Magalawa Island and Sanctuary

Palauig, Zambales

Magalawa Island is located on the edge of Oyon Bay Marine Reserve in Palauig, Zambales. On August 18, 1993, then President Fidel Ramos signed an order declaring Oyon Bay a marine reserve and protected area following multiple issues of over fishing and pollution, mainly the dumping of wastes from local plants.

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