Republic of the Philippines
PALAWAN COUNCIL FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
(R.A. 7611)
Puerto Princesa City, Palawan

PCSD RESOLUTION NO. 01-183

A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT PLAN OF THE MT. MATALINGAHAN MANAGEMENT AREA (MMMA)

WHEREAS, on March 30, 2001, the PCSD declared through Proclamation No. 07 the Mt. Matalingahan in Southern Palawan as special management area within the Strategic Environmental Plan (SEP) framework under Republic Act No. 7611;

WHEREAS, included in the Proclamation is the whole territorial jurisdiction of the municipalities of Rizal, Quezon, Espanola, Brooke’s Point and areas above 500 meters of the municipalities of Bataraza, the total management area covering approximately 798,787 hectares;

WHEREAS, the Proclamation requires that one year upon issuance thereof a detailed management plan shall be formulated describing the institutional arrangements for its implementation;

WHEREAS, in the presentation made by the consultant of the MMMA, a strategic management plan was formulated requiring further details as prescribed under Proclamation No. 7;

WHEREFORE, on motion of Atty. Joselito C. Alisuag, duly seconded, the Council resolves, as it is hereby RESOLVED to approved, as it is hereby approved, the Strategic Management Plan for Mt. Matalingahan Management Area;

RESOLVED FURTHER, that within one year upon approval of this resolution, the detailed management plan required under Proclamation No. 7 shall be formulated for the approval of the PCSD;

RESOLVED FINALLY, that copies of this resolution be furnished the concerned municipalities covered by the MMMA, the Palawan Tropical Forestry Protection Programme and other concerned entities for their information and guidance.

ADOPTED and APPROVED this 26th day of July 2001 in Quezon City.

I hereby certify to the correctness and accuracy of the above-quoted resolution.


ATTY. JOSELITO C. ALISUAG

Secretary
APPROVED:

HON.VICENTE A. SANDOVAL
Chairman