Chocolate Hills (Cebuano: Mga Bungtod sa Tsokolate) is a geologic formations in the Bohol region of the Philippines. 1 ] There are at least 1,260 hills, but there can be up to 1,776 hills on an area of more than 50 sqkm. 2 ] They are coated with a layer of lawn that turns darker ( "chocolate") in the arid time.
Its origins in the conic karsts of the Chocolate Hills are popularly described on the brass table on the lookout platform in Carmen, Bohol. It also refers to an imaginative statement of the origins of the Chocolate Hills, which is not supported by any public research, i.e. either Hillmer or Travaglia and others, when it says:
Then the droppings dryed and formed the Chocolate Hills. in Chocolate Hills. Draft laws have been submitted to reinforce the conservation of the hills. The Philippine House of Representatives passed House Law No. 01147 on July 6, 2004, titled "a law that declares the Chocolate Hills to be a nationwide heritage and geologic monument, punishing their pillaging, destroying or defacing, and for other use.
These hills have already been designated as World Heritage Sites and fall under the National Integrated Protected Areas System (NIPAS), for which the Department of Environment and Nature Resources (DENR) is the leading organ. This is because the declaration of the nature memorial prohibits "activities of any kind that change, maim, deform or demolish the hills".
" An 2003 novella governs activities in the private areas "between the hills" of Chocolate Hills. Season ^ Eye on the Philippines Archivé 2006-12-08 à la Wayback Machine. World Eye Review December 22, 2006. Dive up ^ Chocolate Hills Seven Natural Wonders. Accessed December 10, 2011.
Rump up ^ The Beech ol Flag and Seal Archive 2007-04-08 à la Wayback Machine. www.bohol.gov. ph Extrait le 15 novembre 2006. Jumping nach oben : a w Jumping nach oben : a www. a d Chocolate Hills Natural Monument naturel Centre du patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO Récupéré le 14 novembre 2006. Skip to top ^ Bohol: net Relieved 15 November 2006. Rump up ^ Spirit ualité ^ 2006-11-17 an der Wayback Machine. www.dotpcvc.gov. ph Récupéré le 15 novembre 2006.
skip up ^ Bohol Island Herbarium www.pnh.com.ph. Accessed November 14, 2006. Ride à : a r Hillmer, G., 1987, On the geology and morphology of the beach terraces of Cebu and Bohol Philippines. Jumping to: a barc Travaglia, CA, R. Peebles, E. Bate, and A. Ferrer, 1987, Bohol Island, Philippines, by means of remote sensing technology.
Restificar, S. D. F., M. J. Day, and P. J. Urlich, 2006, Protecting the Carso in the Philippines (Varstvo Krasa na Filipinih). Leap to: a d e Urlich, P. J. Day, P. J. P. Lynagh, 2001, Politics and Practices in Karstic Conservation:
Bohol, the Philippines. Leman, S. L., A, Reedman, Reedman, und 2008, Reedman, und 2008, Greoheritage of East and Southeast Asia. Skip up to: a cd Chocolate Hills: Philippine vacation wwww.philippinesvacation. org Accessed on November 15, 2006. High Jumping ^ Bohol www.philippines.hvu.nl. Accessed November 15, 2006. High Jumping ^ Bohol www.tambuli.com.
Accessed November 15, 2006. Jumping up ^ "Cross Boracay: Inq7. net "Panglao Island beckons". Archives from the orginal on 17.12.2004. Retracted 2008-10-14. Bohol Chocolate Hills myth brings a teardrop to your eyes www.philippines-travel-guide.com. Accessed November 15, 2006. Skip up to: a by Chito A. Fuente's.
Archives from the orginal on 10.11.2005. Retracted 2008-10-14. Bohol Island Sightseeing Bohol Island Hotels travel guide. Accessed November 15, 2006. Skip up to: a 001147 House Bill Archives 2006-03-28 at the Wayback Machine. www.congress.gov.ph. Accessed November 14, 2006. GMA is looking for parts to develop from Chocolate Hills www.gov.ph.
Accessed November 14, 2006. Skip zu : a d Skip zu : a d i d Skip zu : a d Skip zu : a d i d The Official Website of The Bohol Chronicle". Archiveed from the orginal on December 7, 2008. Retracted 2008-10-13. Leap up ^ Gov is issuing orders to guard Choco Hills Bohol Sunday Post, which will be recovered November 14, 2006. High ^ "Bohol Philippines - Splendour under water and above hills".
Archiveed from the orginal on 31 March 2007. Retracted 2008-10-13. Skip up ^ CV gh Context of PA 21 www.neda7.net.ph. Accessed November 17, 2006. PNP reacts to Choco-transport www.boholchronicle.com. Accessed November 15, 2006. Jumping to the top: a d o d Toontown joins Bohol's Nature Park Archive 2007-09-27 at the Wayback Machine. www.newsflash.org.
Accessed November 14, 2006. High Jumping ^ Bagaipio, kit (2007-02-18). Bohol Chronicle. Archives from the orginal on September 5, 2008. Retracted 2008-10-14.