Background:

  • It is bounded on the north by Laguna de Bay and the province of Rizal, on the northeast by the Sierra Madre Mountain Range, on the east by Quezon Province, on the south by Batangas, and on the west by Cavite.
  • Covers 6 Cities and 24 municipalities.
  • Total land area is 175,970 has. representing 10.8% of the regional territory.
  • It has a total coastal length of 109.2 kms. or about 49.64 percent of the total coastal length of Laguna de Bay.
  • Total population of CY 2010 is 2.67 M.
  • Of the 30 municipalities/cities, 18 are lakeshore areas.
  • All 17 MFARMCs are organized and 2 IFARMCs are integrated (Laguna de Bay, 7 Lakes, Laguna Integrated ).
  • Contributed 43,516.16 M.T. or 13% of the total regional production for CY 2016.
  • Major freshwater resources include Laguna de Bay and 7 Lakes of San Pablo City.
  • Major rivers are Pagsanjan River, Santa Cruz River, Calamba River and Biñan River