Monday, 09 December 2019
Mt. Busa – Key biodiversity area & important bird area

Mt. Busa – Key biodiversity area & important bird area

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (November 12, 2019) – Sarangani Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon talks about allocating more funds for the conservation and development of Mount Busa on November 5 during the orientation and planning workshop for the said mountain. Mount Busa, which is primarily located in Kiamba but also straddles the town of Maitum and Maasim, is the highest peak in Sarangani province with an elevation of 2,064 meters above sea level. According to Maitum Information Office, Mount Busa has an area of 114,144 hectares and was declared as a key biodiversity area (KBA 116) and an important bird area (IBA PH0105) in 2001. (Jake Narte – Jori Mae Samillano/SARANGANI COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE)

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