Butuan City

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Agusan del Norte

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0.9 (2008?)

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Butuan City has an area range of 81,662 hectares (201,790 acres),[3] which is around 4.1% of the aggregate region of the Caraga locale. The current area utilization of the city comprises of the accompanying uses: horticulture territories (397.23 km2), forestland (268 km2), grass/bush/field land (61.14 km2) and different uses (90.242 km2). Of the aggregate forestland, 105 km2 is generation woodland zones while 167.5 km2 is insurance backwoods ranges. Butuan City is the business, mechanical, and authoritative focus of Caraga region.[17] It is a key exchanging center point in Northern Mindanao with real streets associating it to other principle urban areas in the island, for example, Davao, Cagayan de Oro, Malaybalay, Surigao, and soon, Tandag. It has one of the busiest air terminals in the nation, the Bancasi Domestic Airport, serving around 525,000 travelers in 2012. The city's major rural produce are rice, bananas, coconuts, poultry, shrimp, and milkfish. Its key enterprises incorporate rice processing, sustenance handling, wood preparing, furniture, fuel conveyance, shipbuilding, and development. The assembling division will soon get a help as a mechanical park is as of now being created. Butuan has additionally turned out to be a sanctuary for renewable vitality with interests in sun oriented and hydroelectric force era pouring in the city.