Oriental Mindoro , Mindoro , Province of Oriental Mindoro, Official Website of Oriental Mindoro

Land & Natural Resources

A. LAND AREA BY MUNICIPALITY

Municipality

Land Area (sqkm)

% to Total

Baco

241.70

5.54

Bansud

260.00

5.96

Bongabong

498.20

11.41

Bulalacao

305.12

6.99

Calapan City

265.20

6.08

Gloria

230.80

5.29

Mansalay

513.10

11.76

Naujan

528.00

12.10

Pinamalayan

277.30

6.35

Pola

130.20

2.98

Puerto Galera

223.50

5.12

Roxas

87.10

1.99

San Teodoro

369.10

8.46

Socorro

149.40

3.42

Victoria

286.00

6.55

TOTAL

4,364.72

100.00

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B. LAND CLASSIFICATION STATISTICS

   

Area in Hectares

Certified Alienable and Disposable Land

Forest Land

     Unclassified

     Classified

 

 

 

148

213,429

 

222,895

213,577

Total

 

436,472

*Source:National Mapping & Resource Information Authority 2009
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C. GEOGRAPHICAL ZONE SURFACES

Coastal Areas

342.45 km

Lake Areas

81.28 sqkm

Riparian areas, rich fertile valleys and mountainous areas

89% of its total land mass

D. MINERAL RESOURCES

 1. Location of Metallic Mineral Resources

Mineral Commodity

Location

Gold

Baco (Dulangan and Binaybay), Puerto Galera

Copper

Naujan (San Andres), Socorro, Bongabong (Acliang and Pajo)

Chromite

Gloria (Banus 1 & 2), Bansud

Nickel

Bansud, Bongabong, Victoria

Iron

Baco (Binaybay), Puerto Galera (Balatero)

Marble

San Teodoro

   *Source: Mines & Geosciences Bureau, 2011 and Environment & Natural Resources Office, 2011

 2. Non-Metallic Minerals (Gravel and Sand)

City/ Municipality

Total [cu.m.]

Total Value

(Php)         

City/ Municipality

Total [cu.m.]

Total Value

(Php)         

First District

   

Second District

   

Baco

27,000

423,281.00

Gloria

32,250

418,775.00

Calapan City

41,750

521,875.00

Bongabong

148,500

2,142,559.50

Naujan

228,000

2,986,240.00

Roxas

6,250

78,125.00

Victoria

29,250

445,097.50

Mansalay

17,500

230,487.50

Socorro

5,000

37,500.00

Bulalacao

250

11,717.50

Total

331,000

4,413,994.00

Total

204,750

2,881,665.00

   *Source: Mines & Geosciences Bureau, 2011 and Environment & Natural Resources Office, 2011










 

 E. FOREST COVER

Forest cover of MIMAROPA in hectares by province, 2003

PROVINCE

CLOSED FOREST

OPEN FOREST

MANGROVE

PLANTATION FOREST

TOTAL FOREST

Marinduque

0

10,930

2,165

29

13,124

Occidental Mindoro

56,024

167,424

289

2,614

226,351

Oriental Mindoro

21,080

166,238

57

35,828

223,203

Palawan

406,349

254,155

53,678

9,994

724,176

Romblon

1,413

5,499

1,378

Not available

8,290

MIMAROPA

484,866

604,246

57,567

48,465

1,195,144

 F. COASTAL RESOURCES

 1. Coastal Resources Map of Oriental Mindoro

12121

2. Major Species Commonly Caught

-Tanigue, tambakol, malasugi, mamsa, lapu-lapu, galunggong, tuna, herrings, hasa-hasa, kalapato, caranx, dalagang-bukid, alumahan, bisugo, samaral, anchovies, sardines

3. Minor Species other than Fish

- Squid, shrimp, prawn, octopus, mudcrab, shells, lobster, cuttlefish , mussel, oyster, blue crabs, seaweed, sea cucumber

4. Established Marine Protected Areas

Location/ Municipality

Barangay

Name of MPA

Area (has.)

Year Established

Calapan City

Lazareto

Harka Piloto Fish Sanctuary

37.44

2003

 

Silonay

Silonay Mangrove Conservation Area

41.00

2010

San Teodoro

Ilag

Punta Ilag Fish Sanctuary

23.10

2006

 

Tacligan

Tamauyan Reef  Fish Sanctuary

89.37

2006

Puerto Galera

San Antonio

Pto. Galera Fish Sanctuary

4,484.00

2006

Naujan

Sitio Tujod, Herrera

Tujod Fish Sanctuary

30.00

2006

 

Masaguing

Masaguing Fish Sanctuary

16.39

2010

Pola

Bacawan

Bacawan Fish Sanctuary

23.44

2006

 

Puting Cacao

St. John the Baptist Fish Sanctuary

49.38

2010

 

Tagumpay

St. Peter the Rock MPA

25.11

2010

Pinamalayan

Ranzo

Ranzo Fish Sanctuary

16.39

2006

 

Sitio Simboryo, Banilad

Banilad-Simboryo MPA

10.41

2010

 

Sitio Ginapangan, Banilad

Banilad-Ginapangan MPA

10.28

2010

 

Sitio Bulaklak, Pili

Pili Marine Protected Area

24.00

2010

Gloria

Agsalin

Agsalin Fish Sanctuary

80.13

2003

Bansud

Proper Tiguisan

Bansud Fish Sanctuary

45.07

2010

Bongabong

Masaguisi

Masaguisi Fish Sanctuary

21.68

2003

Roxas

Paclasan

Roxas Fish Sanctuary

29.00

2010

Mansalay

Palaypay Cove & Balanga Point, B. Del Mundo

Palaypay Cove Fish Sanctuary

82.79

2006

 

Sta. Brigida

Mansalay Marine Turtle Reserve

934.61*

2008

Bulalacao

Balatasan

Balatasan Fish Sanctuary

179.00

1993

 

Maujao

Maujao Fish Sanctuary

40.00

2009

   *Source: Provincial Agriculture Office, 2012

 5. Area and Percentage of Marine Protected Areas within Municipal Waters





MUNICIPALITY

MUNICIPAL WATERS

MPA (has.)

MPA Percentage

Baco

16,004.16

0

0

Bansud

13,218.54

45.00

0.340

Bongabong

59,250.33

21.68

0.037

Bulalacao

32,112.78

219.00

0.682

Calapan City

26,726.81

78.44

0.293

Gloria

13,684.06

80.13

0.586

Mansalay

22,974.30

84.79

0.369

Naujan

29,619.73

46.39

0.157

Pinamalayan

30,800.53

61.08

0.198

Pola

30,994.38

97.93

0.316

Puerto Galera

13,916.91

4,484

32.220

Roxas

16,965.92

29.00

0.171

San Teodoro

4,520.27

112.47

2.488

Total

310,788.73

5,359.91

0.017

   *Source: Provincial Agriculture Office, 2011