Proclamation No. 605, s. 1990

MALACAÑANG
Manila

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES

PROCLAMATION NO. 605

ESTABLISHING AS TIPULU-AN MAU-IT RIVER WATERSHED FOREST RESERVE FOR PURPOSES OF PROTECTING, MAINTAINING, OR IMPROVING THE WATER YIELD AND PROVIDING RESTRAINING MECHANISM FOR INAPPROPRIATE FOREST EXPLOITATION AND DISRUPTIVE LAND-USE, A CERTAIN PARCEL OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF SIBALOM, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, ISLAND OF PANAY, PHILIPPINES

Upon recommendation of the Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources, and pursuant to section 18 of Presidential Decree No. 705, otherwise known as the Revised Forestry Code of the Philippines, as amended, I, CORAZON C. AQUINO, President of the Philippines, do hereby withdraw from entry, sale, disposition or settlement and set aside as Tipulu-an Mau-it River Watershed Forest Reserve, subject to private rights, if any there be, and to the operations of previous proclamation reserving any portion thereof, for specific purposes, the parcel of land of the public domain located in the Municipality of Sibalom, Province of Antique, Island of Panay, Philippines, which parcel is more particularly described as follows:

Beginning at a point marked “1” being S. 60 deg. 00′ E., 9,690 meters from Bureau of Lands Boundary Monument (BLBM) No. 2 of Barangay Egana, Sibalom Cadastre.

Thence, N 30 deg. 00′ E.,

500.00 meters to Cor. 2;

Thence, Due North.,

640.00 meters to Cor. 3;

Thence, N 61 deg. 00′ E.,

990.00 meters to Cor. 4;

Thence, N 11 deg. 00′ E.,

420.00 meters to Cor. 5;

Thence, N 36 deg. 00′ E.,

480.00 meters to Cor. 6;

Thence, N 22 deg. 00′ E.,

440.00 meters to Cor. 7;

Thence, N 32 deg. 00′ E.,

860.00 meters to Cor. 8;

Thence, N 73 deg. 00′ E.,

340.00 meters to Cor. 9;

Thence, S 87 deg. 00′ E.,

230.00 meters to Cor. 10;

Thence, S 88 deg. 00′ E.,

290.00 meters to Cor. 11;

Thence, N 46 deg. 00′ E.,

690.00 meters to Cor. 12;

Thence, N 42 deg. 00′ E.,

620.00 meters to Cor. 13;

Thence, S 69 deg. 00′ E.,

340.00 meters to Cor. 14;

Thence, N 20 deg. 00′ E.,

450.00 meters to Cor. 15;

Thence, N 53 deg. 00′ E.,

690.00 meters to Cor. 16;

Thence, N 36 deg. 00′ E.,

760.00 meters to Cor. 17;

Thence, N 08 deg. 00′ W.,

340.00 meters to Cor. 18;

Thence, N. 60 deg. 00′ W.,

440.00 meters to Cor. 19;

Thence, N 60 deg. 00′ W.,

500.00 meters to Cor. 20;

Thence, N 49 deg. 00′ W.,

780.00 meters to Cor. 21;

Thence, N 80 deg. 00′ W.,

400.00 meters to Cor. 22;

Thence, N 34 deg. 00′ W.,

590.00 meters to Cor. 23;

Thence, S 64 deg. 00′ W.,

350.00 meters to Cor. 24;

Thence, N 63 deg. 00′ W.,

540.00 meters to Cor. 25;

Thence, N 51 deg. 00′ W.,

600.00 meters to Cor. 26;

Thence, N 31 deg. 00′ E.,

290.00 meters to Cor. 27;

Thence, N 48 deg. 00′ E.,

320.00 meters to Cor. 28;

Thence, N 49 deg. 00′ E.,

1,060.00 meters to Cor. 29;

Thence, N 46 deg. 00′ E.,

600.00 meters to Cor. 30;

Thence, N 63 deg. 00′ E.,

350.00 meters to Cor. 31;

Thence, N 89 deg. 00′ E.,

380.00 meters to Cor. 32;

Thence, S 42 deg. 00′ E.,

220.00 meters to Cor. 33;

Thence, S 55 deg. 00′ E.,

1,440.00 meters to Cor. 34;

Thence, N 84 deg. 00′ E.,

590.00 meters to Cor. 35;

Thence, N 76 deg. 00′ E.,

740.00 meters to Cor. 36;

Thence, S 38 deg. 00′ E.,

490.00 meters to Cor. 37;

Thence, S 50 deg. 00′ E.,

440.00 meters to Cor. 38;

Thence, N 74 deg. 00′ E.,

930.00 meters to Cor. 39;

Thence, N 65 deg. 00′ E.,

350.00 meters to Cor. 40;

Thence, N 56 deg. 00′ E.,

290.00 meters to Cor. 41;

Thence, N 27 deg. 00′ E.,

490.00 meters to Cor. 42;

Thence, N 72 deg. 00′ W.,

540.00 meters to Cor. 43;

Thence, N 49 deg. 00′ W.,

290.00 meters to Cor. 44;

Thence, N 37 deg. 00′ W.,

400.00 meters to Cor. 45;

Thence, N 47 deg. 00′ E.,

790.00 meters to Cor. 46;

Thence, N 12 deg. 00′ E.,

300.00 meters to Cor. 47;

Thence, N 22 deg. 00′ W.,

640.00 meters to Cor. 48;

Thence, S 62 deg. 00′ E.,

820.00 meters to Cor. 49;

Thence, N 72 deg. 00′ E.,

2,990.00 meters to Cor. 50;

Thence, Due South.,

950.00 meters to Cor. 51;

Thence, S 36 deg. 00′ E.,

580.00 meters to Cor. 52;

Thence, S 09 deg. 00′ W.,

340.00 meters to Cor. 53;

Thence, S 39 deg. 00′ W.,

550.00 meters to Cor. 54;

Thence, S 18 deg. 00′ W.,

990.00 meters to Cor. 55;

Thence, S 04 deg. 00′ W.,

1,150.00 meters to Cor. 56;

Thence, S 89 deg. 00′ W.,

520.00 meters to Cor. 57;

Thence, S 51 deg. 00′ W.,

940.00 meters to Cor. 58;

Thence, S 74 deg. 00′ W.,

1,200.00 meters to Cor. 59;

Thence, S 45 deg. 00′ W.,

1,260.00 meters to Cor. 60;

Thence, S 24 deg. 00′ W.,

600.00 meters to Cor. 61;

Thence, S 45 deg. 00′ W.,

560.00 meters to Cor. 62;

Thence, S 37 deg. 00′ W.,

850.00 meters to Cor. 63;

Thence, S 43 deg. 00′ W.,

2,760.00 meters to Cor. 64;

Thence, S 18 deg. 00′ W.,

1,060.00 meters to Cor. 65;

Thence, S 10 deg. 00′ E.,

490.00 meters to Cor. 66;

Thence, S 28 deg. 00′ E.,

1,660.00 meters to Cor. 67;

Thence, N 89 deg. 00′ W.,

5,890.00 meters to Cor. 1;

the point of beginning, containing an area of SEVEN THOUSAND SEVEN HUNDRED THIRTY-SEVEN (7,737.0) HECTAREs, more or less.

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources, shall administer and manage the reservation, in coordination with other agencies of the government, with the objective of maintaining its usefulness as a source of water for agriculture, domestic and industrial uses, and for 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 28th day of June, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and ninety.

(Sgd.) CORAZON C. AQUINO

By the President:
(Sgd.) CATALINO MACARAIG, JR.
Executive Secretary

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