Socio-Economic Profile

CHAPTER I. HISTORICAL BACKGROUND The Origins of Aurora Province In 1571, Juan de Salcedo first explored Aurora Province. When he reached Casiguran and Baler from Laguna in 1609, a Franciscan mission was founded in Baler. In 1735, Baler was destroyed by a tidal wave from the Pacific Ocean, which they called “Tromba Marina”. The surviving … Continue reading Socio-Economic Profile