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cogon

[kō′gōn]
(botany)
Imperate cylindrica. A grass found in rainforests. Also known as alang-alang.
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The families were brought to an evacuation area nine kilometres away from the top of Bulusan Volcano, said Pama, adding that hard-hit Cogon Village was filled with ashes after the volcano erupted on its northwest upper slopes Wednesday night.
Fishing grounds were classified into three groups: the northern fishing grounds (Enas, Ulo, Kasorenyo, Cogon, Punta Cogon), the western fishing grounds (Largahan, Kan-upi/Boluarte, Baybay, Katipanan), and the fishing grounds near Apo Reserve (Tumoy, Kanigaran, Ubos, Kan-uran) (Fig.
The Strategic Health Intelligence Summit is sponsored by Baptist Health Care, Cisco, Cogon Systems, Harris Corporation, LexisNexis, McKesson, NextGen Healthcare, Nuance Communications, Sacred Heart Health System, and Smartronix.
Project Description: The Compagnie des Bauxites de Guinee ( CBG or the Company ) holds the exclusive rights for the 579 km2 Halco (Sangaredi) or South Cogon mining concession granted by the Government until 2038.
The ash ejection episode started at 8am with the ash clouds drifting towards the villages of Puting Sapa and Sangayon in Juban town, as well as the villages of Cogon, Gulang-Gulang, and Tinampo in Irosin town.
Tanshinone I, tanshinone IIA, cryptotanshinone and dihydrotanshinone were purchased from Chengdu Cogon Bio-tech Co.
Warmer, wetter conditions would increase the risk of forestry pests such as the southern pine bark beetle, and frequent disturbance from storms would favor the spread of invasive species, such as tropical soda apple, cogon grass, and Chinese tallow over native species
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of Naglibacan, Tineg and the Tinnulong Farmers Association of Cogon, Tineg for their rice milling project; Ubbog-Lipcan Farmers Association of Bangued for their farms implements such as corn thresher, water pump and hose to enhance their rice, corn and vegetable farming; Baoyan Senior Citizens Association of Boliney for their tiger grass production and soft broom making.
Cryptotanshinone, dihydrotanshinone, tanshinone I, tanshi-none HA, danshensu and salvianolic acid B were purchased from Chengdu Cogon Bio-tech Co.
Over a dozen invasive plant species were noted including common water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes), hydrilla (Hydrilla verticillata), cogon grass (Imperata cylindrica), purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria), Eurasian water-milfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum), and giant salvinia (Salvinia molesta).
Dry leaves and cogon grasses are common sights during this time but a community which is conscious about forest fire can always avert a forest disaster, he said.