Agusan River

AgusanLibertad river (old Agusan River)river that now bears this name
Agusan River is a river in the Philippines.wikipedia
50 Related Articles

Butuan

Butuan City Butuan CityAmbangan Archeological Site in Libertad
It finally drains into the Butuan Bay at its mouth in Butuan City. The upper Agusan River basin is the section from its headwaters in the mountains of Compostela Valley province to Santa Josefa, Agusan del Sur to Veruela, Agusan del Sur, the middle Agusan River basin is the section of the river from Sta. Josefa to Amparo, Agusan del Sur while the lower Agusan River basin is from Amparo to its mouth at Butuan City, Agusan del Norte
It is located at the northeastern part of the Agusan Valley, Mindanao, sprawling across the Agusan River.

Butuan Bay

Butuan
It finally drains into the Butuan Bay at its mouth in Butuan City.
Its main river source is the Agusan River, which empties into the bay at the coastal city of Butuan.

Caraga

XIIICaraga region13
It is located in the north-eastern part of Mindanao island, draining majority of the Caraga Region and some parts of Compostela Valley province.
The most productive agricultural area of the region lies along the Agusan River Basin.

Agusan Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary

Agusan Marsh
One of the prominent features in the Agusan River basin is the presence of the Agusan Marsh covering a total area of 19,197 hectares.
The marshland acts like a sponge, as it is nestled in the midwaters of the Agusan River drainage basin.

Mindanao

southern PhilippinesRegion Xisland of Mindanao
It is located in the north-eastern part of Mindanao island, draining majority of the Caraga Region and some parts of Compostela Valley province.
A proposed road connecting Bislig on the east coast with the Agusan River would pass through 16 km of broad saddle across the mountains at a maximum elevation of less than 250 m; while the existing east–west road from Lianga, 48 km north of Bislig, reaches a maximum elevation of only 450 m. The Diwata Mountains, north of these low points, are considerably higher and more rugged, reaching an elevation of 2012 m in Mount Hilong-Hilong, 17 mi along the eastern portion of Cabadbaran City.

Agusan del Sur

del SurAgusanAgusan del Sur Province
The upper Agusan River basin is the section from its headwaters in the mountains of Compostela Valley province to Santa Josefa, Agusan del Sur to Veruela, Agusan del Sur, the middle Agusan River basin is the section of the river from Sta. Josefa to Amparo, Agusan del Sur while the lower Agusan River basin is from Amparo to its mouth at Butuan City, Agusan del Norte
Agusan derived its name from the Agusan word agasan, meaning "where the water flows", referring to the Agusan River that splits the land and meanders south to north in a 250 km rush to Butuan Bay.

Veruela, Agusan del Sur

Veruela
The upper Agusan River basin is the section from its headwaters in the mountains of Compostela Valley province to Santa Josefa, Agusan del Sur to Veruela, Agusan del Sur, the middle Agusan River basin is the section of the river from Sta. Josefa to Amparo, Agusan del Sur while the lower Agusan River basin is from Amparo to its mouth at Butuan City, Agusan del Norte
The Manobo tribes later moved to Manning, also known as Linongsuran along the Agusan River.

Agusan del Norte

AgusanAgusan del Norte Province, PhilippinesAgusandel Norte
The upper Agusan River basin is the section from its headwaters in the mountains of Compostela Valley province to Santa Josefa, Agusan del Sur to Veruela, Agusan del Sur, the middle Agusan River basin is the section of the river from Sta. Josefa to Amparo, Agusan del Sur while the lower Agusan River basin is from Amparo to its mouth at Butuan City, Agusan del Norte
The central portion of the province forms the lower basin of the third longest river in the country, the Agusan, its mouth located at the Butuan Bay.

Mount Tagubud

Mount Tagubud is a mountain, 2670 m high, in New Bataan, Compostela Valley, Davao Region, Philippines, a source of the Agusan River.

Wawa River (Agusan del Sur)

Wawa River
Wawa River is a tributary of the larger Agusan River in Northeastern Mindanao, Caraga, Philippines.

Philippines

🇵🇭FilipinoPhilippine
Agusan River is a river in the Philippines.

Compostela Valley

Compostela Valley provinceCompostella ValleyList
It is located in the north-eastern part of Mindanao island, draining majority of the Caraga Region and some parts of Compostela Valley province. The upper Agusan River basin is the section from its headwaters in the mountains of Compostela Valley province to Santa Josefa, Agusan del Sur to Veruela, Agusan del Sur, the middle Agusan River basin is the section of the river from Sta. Josefa to Amparo, Agusan del Sur while the lower Agusan River basin is from Amparo to its mouth at Butuan City, Agusan del Norte The headwaters of the river are found in the mountains of Compostela Valley, near its border with Davao Oriental and east of Tagum City.

Cagayan River

Cagayanmain riverRio Grande de Cagayan
It is the country's third largest river basin (after Cagayan River and Rio Grande de Mindanao) with a total drainage area of 11937 km2 and an estimated length of 390 km from its origin.

Rio Grande de Mindanao

Mindanao RiverCotabato BasinMindanao
It is the country's third largest river basin (after Cagayan River and Rio Grande de Mindanao) with a total drainage area of 11937 km2 and an estimated length of 390 km from its origin.

River source

headwatersheadwatersource
The upper Agusan River basin is the section from its headwaters in the mountains of Compostela Valley province to Santa Josefa, Agusan del Sur to Veruela, Agusan del Sur, the middle Agusan River basin is the section of the river from Sta. Josefa to Amparo, Agusan del Sur while the lower Agusan River basin is from Amparo to its mouth at Butuan City, Agusan del Norte The headwaters of the river are found in the mountains of Compostela Valley, near its border with Davao Oriental and east of Tagum City.

Davao Oriental

Davao Oriental Province, PhilippinesDavao Oriental Province.DavaoOriental
The headwaters of the river are found in the mountains of Compostela Valley, near its border with Davao Oriental and east of Tagum City.

Tagum

Tagum CityTagum, Davao del NorteMusikahan Festival
The headwaters of the river are found in the mountains of Compostela Valley, near its border with Davao Oriental and east of Tagum City.

Marsh

marshlandmarshesmarshlands
The marsh serves a flood retention basin for the Agusan River, cutting the high discharge of water causing flash floods in the lower reaches of the river.

Sago

pearl sagolandangsago pearl
Aside from that, the marsh harbors unique and pristine habitats like the sago and peat swamps forest and is a home to endangered and endemic flora and fauna.

Wildlife refuge

wildlife sanctuarywildlife sanctuariesrefuge
As a consequence, it was designated a wildlife sanctuary by then-President Fidel V. Ramos in 1996.

Fidel Ramos

Fidel V. RamosRamosPresident Fidel V. Ramos
As a consequence, it was designated a wildlife sanctuary by then-President Fidel V. Ramos in 1996.

Santa Josefa, Agusan del Sur

Santa Josefa
The upper Agusan River basin is the section from its headwaters in the mountains of Compostela Valley province to Santa Josefa, Agusan del Sur to Veruela, Agusan del Sur, the middle Agusan River basin is the section of the river from Sta. Josefa to Amparo, Agusan del Sur while the lower Agusan River basin is from Amparo to its mouth at Butuan City, Agusan del Norte