Proclamation No. 106, s. 1992

MALACAÑANG
Manila

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES

PROCLAMATION NO. 106

EXCLUDING FROM THE OPERATION OF PROCLAMATION NO. 1615 DATED 04 FEBRUARY 1977 WHICH ESTABLISHES THE BAUXITE MINERAL RESERVATION, A CERTAIN AREA EMBRACED THEREIN AND DECLARING THE SAME AS BULOSAO WATERSHED FOREST RESERVE FOR PURPOSES OF PROTECTING, MAINTAINING OR IMPROVING THE WATER YIELD AND PROVIDE RESTRAINING MECHANISM FOR INAPPROPRIATE FOREST EXPLOITATION AND DISRUPTIVE LAND USE, A PARCEL OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN WHICH PARTIALLY EMBRACED THE BAUXITE MINERAL RESERVATION UNDER PROCLAMATION NO. 1615

Upon recommendation of the Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources, and by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, I, FIDEL V. RAMOS, President of the Philippines, do hereby withdraw from entry, sale, disposition and settlement and set aside as Bulosao Watershed Forest Reserve, subject to private rights, if any there be, and to the operation of previous proclamation reserving any portion thereof for specific purposes and to the implementation of socially-oriented projects and other forestry development programs consistent with the objectives of the proclamation as may be determined by the Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources, a parcel of land of the public domain which also embraced the Bauxite Mining Reservation under Proclamation No. 1615, dated February 4, 1977, which is hereby amended, situated in the Municipalities of Lawa-an and Marabut, Provinces of Eastern Samar and Western Samar, Philippines as shown and described in the Forest Management Bureau Map No. WR-90 with the following description:

Beginning of point “1” on the map is a point on the ground 50 meters from the side of the river at Latitude 11’09’40” and longitude 125°15’50” and being identical to corner 88 of A & D Block 1 Project No. 3;

Thence N 39°00′ W, 340.00 meters to corner 2; a point identical to corner 87 of A & D Block 1 Project No. 3;

Thence S 76°30′ W, 350.00 meters to corner 3; a point identical to corner 86 of A & D Block 1 Project No. 3;

Thence S 79°00′ W, 335.00 meters to corner 4; a point identical to corner 85 of A & D Block 1 Project No. 3;

Thence S 81°00′ W, 450.60 meters to corner 5; a point identical to corner 84 of A & D Block 1 Project No. 3;

Thence S 06°30′ W, 300.00 meters to corner 6, a point identical to corner 83 of A & D Block 1 Project No. 3;

Thence S 81°30′ W, 600.00 meters to corner 7, a point identical to corner 82 of A & D Block 1 Project No. 3;

Thence S 75°00′ W, 220.50 meters to corner 8, a point identical to corner 81 of A & D Block 1 Project No. 3;

Thence S 71°00′ W, 570.45 meters to corner 9, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 12°14′ E, 840.75 meters to corner 10, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 27°24′ W, 923.59 meters to corner 11,  a point on mountain peak;

Thence N 44°46′ W, 1,690.00 meters to corner 12,  a point on mountain peak;

Thence N 57°53′ E, 507.74 meters to corner 13,  a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 23°53′ W, 765.57 meters to corner 14, a point on mountain peak;

Thence S 84°34′ W, 316.43 meters to corner 15, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 14°19′ E, 727.62 meters to corner 16, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 83°20′ W, 473.21 meters to corner 17, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 17°08′ E, 1,255.75 meters to corner 18, a point on mountain peak;

Thence N 35°04′ E, 696.35 meters to corner 19, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 11°53′ W, 582.49 meters to corner 20, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 58°00′ E, 377.36 meters to corner 21, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 13°04′ E, 862.34 meters to corner 22, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 62°51′ E, 219.15 meters to corner 23, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 42°05′ E, 970.00 meters to corner 24, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 12°21′ W, 327.57 meters to corner 25, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 64°22′ E, 415.96 meters to corner 26, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 52°00′ E, 406.08 meters to corner 27, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 78°21′ E, 842.33 meters to corner 28, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 70°46′ E, 455.41 meters to corner 29, a point on mountain peak;

Thence S 52°26′ E, 492.04 meters to corner 30, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 70°12′ E, 664.27 meters to corner 31, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 21°02′ E, 417.85 meters to corner 32, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 26°11′ W, 339.89 meters to corner 33, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 15°13′ E, 704.72 meters to corner 34, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 64°33′ E, 919.20 meters to corner 35, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 51°32′ W, 466.18 meters to corner 36, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 44°04′ W, 654.16 meters to corner 37, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 22°26′ E, 1,585.01 meters to corner 38, a point on mountain peak;

Thence S 28°16′ W, 749.42 meters to corner 39, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 20°52′ E, 631.45 meters to corner 40, a point on mountain peak;

Thence N 81°52′ E, 318.20 meters to corner 41, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 25°48′ E, 505.40 meters to corner 42, a point on top of ridge;

Thence N 63°10′ E, 974.94 meters to corner 43, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 88°16′ E, 165.08 meters to corner 44, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 06°12′ E, 880.14 meters to corner 45, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 29°47′ W, 795.06 meters to corner 46, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 18°26′ W, 790.57 meters to corner 47, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 13°32′ E, 277.71 meters to corner 48, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 23°33′ W, 850.88 meters to corner 49, a point on mountain peak;

Thence S 48°30′ W, 1,041.39 meters to corner 50, a point on top of ridge;

Thence S 05°26′ W, 210.95 meters to corner 51, a point identical to corner 91 of A & D, Block 1, Project No. 3;

Thence S 70°30′ W, 345.85 meters to corner 52, a point identical to corner 90 of A & D, Block 1, Project No. 3;

Thence S 70°30′ W, 220.50 meters to corner 53, a point identical to corner 89 of A & D, Block 1, Project No. 3;

Thence N 33°30′ W, 600.00 meters to corner 1, the point of beginning identical to corner 88 of A & D, Block 1, Project 3 containing an area of FOUR THOUSAND FIFTY FIVE (4,055.0) HECTARES more or less.

The area covered by the proclamation shall be under the administrative jurisdiction, supervision and control of the Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources through the Forest Management Bureau in coordination with other agencies of the government with the objective of maintaining its usefulness as a source of water for domestic, and irrigation and other forestry purposes.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.

Done in the City of Manila, this 10th day of December in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and ninety two.

(Sgd.) FIDEL V. RAMOS

By the President:
(Sgd.) EDELMIRO A. AMANTE, SR.
Executive Secretary

Source: CDAsia