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Balicasag Island

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Balicasag Island is a low, flat island is situated 4 km southwest of Duljo Point off Panglao Reef in the Philippines. Surrounded by a sandy shell coral beach, the island is fringed by a narrow reef shelf 9 to 49.5 meters wide. The tops of the submarine cliffs are covered with hard coral while lower levels are covered with sponges and gorgonians. A thriving fish community is found around the cliff face area. Jacks, barracudas and mackerels also abound.

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