Agusan del Sur

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Agusan del Sur (Habagatang Agusan; Butuanon: Probinsya hong Agusan del Sur) is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.wikipedia
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Caraga

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Agusan del Sur (Habagatang Agusan; Butuanon: Probinsya hong Agusan del Sur) is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.
The region comprises five provinces: Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur and Dinagat Islands; six cities: Bayugan, Bislig, Butuan, Cabadbaran, Surigao and Tandag; 67 municipalities and 1,311 barangays.

Provinces of the Philippines

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Agusan del Sur (Habagatang Agusan; Butuanon: Probinsya hong Agusan del Sur) is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.
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Butuanon language

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Agusan del Sur (Habagatang Agusan; Butuanon: Probinsya hong Agusan del Sur) is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.
Butuanon is an Austronesian regional language spoken in Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur, with some native speakers in Misamis Oriental and Surigao del Norte.

Compostela Valley

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Its capital is Prosperidad and borders, from the north clockwise, Agusan del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte and Bukidnon.
The province borders Davao del Norte to the west, Agusan del Sur to the north, and Davao Oriental to the east.

Davao Oriental

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Its capital is Prosperidad and borders, from the north clockwise, Agusan del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte and Bukidnon.
Its capital is Mati, and it borders the province of Compostela Valley to the west, and Agusan del Sur and Surigao del Sur to the north.

Agusan del Norte

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Its capital is Prosperidad and borders, from the north clockwise, Agusan del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte and Bukidnon.
Its capital is the city of Cabadbaran and it is bordered on the northeast by Surigao del Norte; mid-east by Surigao del Sur; southeast by Agusan del Sur, and southwest by Misamis Oriental.

Surigao del Sur

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Its capital is Prosperidad and borders, from the north clockwise, Agusan del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte and Bukidnon.
It is bounded on the northwest by the province of Surigao del Norte, on the southeast by Davao Oriental, on the west and southwest by Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur.

Butuan

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After claiming the disputed boundary between Davao del Norte, Butuan City and with the creation of Sibagat, Agusan del Sur now has an area of 8966 km2.
It is bounded to the north, west and south by Agusan del Norte, to the east by Agusan del Sur and to the northwest by Butuan Bay.

Davao del Norte

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Its capital is Prosperidad and borders, from the north clockwise, Agusan del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte and Bukidnon. After claiming the disputed boundary between Davao del Norte, Butuan City and with the creation of Sibagat, Agusan del Sur now has an area of 8966 km2.
The province borders Agusan del Sur to the north, Bukidnon to the west, Compostela Valley to the east, and Davao City to the south.

Agusan River

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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.
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

Sibagat, Agusan del Sur

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After claiming the disputed boundary between Davao del Norte, Butuan City and with the creation of Sibagat, Agusan del Sur now has an area of 8966 km2. * Dennis Laurente — a Filipino Professional Boxer who raised in Sibagat, Agusan del Sur
It also plays a major role in Abacá Industry in Agusan del Sur as well as the entire Caraga Region.

Mindanao

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Agusan del Sur (Habagatang Agusan; Butuanon: Probinsya hong Agusan del Sur) is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.
This mountain range runs along the western borders of the Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, and Davao provinces.

San Francisco, Agusan del Sur

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The birth of San Francisco is associated with the history of Agusan and Surigao del Sur.

Lumad

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The Agusan Valley was settled by a variety of cultural communities like the Manobos, Mamanwas and Higaonons. Five tribal groups are found in the province: Aeta, Mamanwa, Bagobo, Higaonon, and Manobo.
The Higaonon is located on the provinces of Bukidnon, Agusan del Sur, Misamis Oriental, Camiguin (used to be Kamiguing), Rogongon in Iligan City, and Lanao del Norte.

Higaonon language

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Five tribal groups are found in the province: Aeta, Mamanwa, Bagobo, Higaonon, and Manobo.
Higaonon is spoken in the Butuan River basin of north-central Mindanao, comprising northwestern Agusan del Sur Province and the area of Agusan del Norte Province south of Butuan City (Ethnologue).

Maria Valentina Plaza

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* Maria Valentina Plaza — Incumbent Representative, from Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur
Maria Valentina Plaza is the former governor and current representative of the first district of the Philippine province of Agusan del Sur.

Agusan (province)

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In 1914, the province of Agusan was created by the American government.
Its territory was divided into Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur.

Legislative districts of Agusan del Sur

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Agusan del Sur has two congressional districts encompassing its 13 municipalities and 1 component city.
The Legislative districts of Agusan del Sur are the representations of the province of Agusan del Sur in the various national legislatures of the Philippines.

Bayang Barrios

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* Bayang Barrios — a Filipino Musician and Singer from Bunawan, Agusan del Sur
Bayang Barrios (born on June 12, 1968 to parents of Lumad origin) is a Filipino musician and singer who hails from Bunawan, Agusan del Sur, and is known for her use of indigenous instruments and styles.

Dennis Laurente

* Dennis Laurente — a Filipino Professional Boxer who raised in Sibagat, Agusan del Sur
He continued his studies in Sibagat, Agusan del Sur and later in 1997, they migrated again in Agusan del Norte where he had a stint of work in a factory line making durian candy in Butuan City.

Iglesia ni Cristo

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Other religions include the Seventh-day Adventist Church, Iglesia ni Cristo, United Pentecostal Church, Born Again and the United Church of Christ in the Philippines, Islam and Latter Day Saints.
During the 2016 presidential election, INC communities in Agusan del Sur, Nueva Ecija, Rizal, Dasmariñas City, and Quezon City delivered 98% to 100% of the total votes to the endorsed candidates.

Agusan Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary

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One of the most ecologically significant wetlands in the Philippines, the Agusan Marsh is situated in the heart of Mindanao's Agusan Basin, covering an area of 14,000 ha. It contains nearly 15% of the nation's fresh water resources in the form of swamp forests.
The Agusan Marsh covers the municipalities of San Francisco, Rosario, Bunawan, Veruela, Loreto, Talacogon and La Paz in the province of Agusan del Sur.

Grace Nono

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* Grace Nono — a Filipino Singer, ethnomusicologist and scholar of Philippine shamanism from Bunawan, Agusan del Sur
In its over twenty years of existence, the Tao Foundation has collaborated with local, national and transnational groups (1994–present) and has received support from the National Commission for Culture and Arts (2000, 2007, 2015, 2016), the Cultural Center of the Philippines (2005), Give2Asia (2014, 2015), Sanctuary Fund (2014, 2015), Toyota Foundation (2004), UNESCO (2006), Advocates of Philippine Fair Trade (2006, 2007), and the Australia-Philippines Community Cooperation Program (2007), and the province of Agusan del Sur (2007).

Regions of the Philippines

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Agusan del Sur (Habagatang Agusan; Butuanon: Probinsya hong Agusan del Sur) is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.

Bukidnon

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Its capital is Prosperidad and borders, from the north clockwise, Agusan del Norte, Surigao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte and Bukidnon.