Pulangi

Pulangi

(po͞oläng`gē), river, c.200 mi (320 km) long, rising in the mountains of N Mindanao, the Philippines, and flowing SW to Liguasan Marsh. As the Mindanao River, it flows NW to Illana Bay at Cotabato. It drains a rich rice-growing area.

Pulangi

 

(lower course, Mindanao), a river on the island of Mindanao, in the Philippine Archipelago. The Pulangi is 550 km long and drains an area of approximately 16,000 sq km. It originates in the mountains of the northern section of the island. The upper course and middle course flow in a deep valley overgrown with subequatorial forests. The lower course crosses a vast swampy plain. The Pulangi empties into Illana Bay of the Celebes Sea, forming a delta. The water level is high throughout the year; the lower course is navigable. The city of Cotabato is located near the mouth of the Pulangi.

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ACR) believes the best way to privatize hydroelectric power plants along the Agus and Pulangi Rivers in Mindanao is to sell the power-generating plants' output rather than sell the assets.
Kitanglad and asses through the urban center of the city before it joins the Pulangi River in Valencia City.
During a press briefing in Davao City, Antonino said that the government will be undertaking the dredging and rehabilitation of the Pulangi River in North Cotabato and Maguindanao.
The Kabacan River which flows water toward the Maguindanao marshland emanates water from Agusan River and Pulangi River in Bukidnon.
The Product Development Workshop was held within the community on July 24-27 and was participated by the members of Pulangi Watershed Handicraft Producers Association (PWHPA).
30) William Dampier(31) described goldsmiths and silversmiths working under the commission of the sultan's court and locally powerful chieftains at the seventeenth century Magindanao coastal capital (at the mouth of the Pulangi River in south-central Mindanao).
Agus 4 and 5 as well as Pulangi 4 are 31 years old, while Agus 1 is operating for 25 years now.
No spilling operating has been conducted in the other Napocor-managed dams - Agus 4, Caliraya, Lake Lanao, Pulangi 4, San Roque.
No spilling operations were conducted in the other Napocor-managed dams-Agus 4, Caliraya, Lake Lanao, Pulangi 4, and San Roque.
In October last year, Minda and the DPWH agreed to allocate P800 million for flood control and dredging of Pulangi River that flows from Bukidnon province to Cotabato.
For the last 20 to 30 years we've been relying heavily on hydro power, the Agus in Lanao Sur and the Pulangi in Bukidnon," he said.
The Spaniards also gave the name to the great river that runs through it, the Rio Grande de Mindanao, albeit natives still call it Pulangi.