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Agusan

(ägo͞o`sän), river, c.240 mi (390 km) long, rising in the mountains of SE Mindanao, the Philippines, and flowing N past Butuan to Butuan Bay. It is navigable for small craft c.160 mi (260 km) upstream. The Agusan valley is very fertile and is one of the chief rice-growing regions of the Philippines.
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8 million; the Mount Magdiwata Watershed Adaptation Technologies and Ecosystem Resiliency Project in Agusan del Sur, amounting to P33 million; the Improving the Coastal Resources and its Management Systems as Mitigating Measures for Climate Change for Sustainable Communities in Hinatuan Passage Development Alliance Areas in Surigao del Norte, with P18.
Camp Bancasi, Butuan City - The Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) suffered another telling blow when one of its high ranking officials was arrested in Agusan del Sur, a top Army commander in the area said yesterday.
A ranking New People's Army (NPA) leader in Caraga region was arrested by joint Army and police operatives in Sibagat, Agusan del Sur, the Army said Sunday.
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Agusan del Sur has made it a point to be part of the LGUs' BOSS activities to respond to first time business name and renewing applicants as well.
By Anthony Vargas/Manila Times An employee of the Department of Education (DepEd) suspected to be involved in illegal drug trade was shot dead by still unidentified gunmen on Thursday afternoon inside a public school in Agusan del Sur, police reports said yesterday.
The cash cow of the Philippine province of Agusan del Sur, the world's largest crocodile in captivity, is gone.
Some 80 members of the communist New People's Army (NPA), the armed wing of the 45-year-old Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), burned a mechanical hoe, a grader machine, and a ten-wheeler logging truck in the grounds of the Casilayan Softwood Development Corporation (CSDC), a wood processing firm in San Salvador village, Prosperidad town, Agusan del Sur on Tuesday, said regional police chief Reynaldo S.
He said nearly half a million people in the four provinces of Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur and Butuan City in Mindanao have been affected by flash floods.
The latest results further confirm the large size potential of the Comval copper-gold system which extends about 6 km in a north-south direction on the eastern side of the Agusan River Valley and which contains a 1500 metre long 400 metre wide undrilled geophysical anomaly immediately to the south of Tagpura.
CAMP BANCASI, Butuan City -- An alleged high-ranking New Peoples' Army (NPA) terrorist was arrested yesterday by joint combat maneuvering troops of the 3rd Special Forces Battalion (3rd SFBn) and Philippine National Police (PNP) at Barangay El Rio in Sibagat town, Agusan del Sur, military and police reported today.
Several communities here and in the neighboring province of Agusan del Norte remained isolated following the onslaught of Tropical Depression 'Basyang,' (international name: Sanba) which damaged bridges and rendered roads impassable, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) in Caraga region said on Thursday.
Four food producers of Agusan del Sur participated in the Regional Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Writeshop cum Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) briefing organized by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)-Caraga's Business Development Division.