Northern Negros Natural Park Management Council (NNNPMC)

Established in 1935 thru Proclamation No. 798 signed by then Acting Governor General Joseph R. Hayden

About NNNP

  • NNNP has a total land area of 80,454.50 hectares. As of 2001, the forest cover was reduced to only 22,288.81 (28%)
  • Located in the cities of Talisay, Silay, Victorias, Cadiz, Sagay, & San Carlos and the municipalities of EB Magalona, Toboso, Calatrava, DS Benedicto & Murcia
  • About 48% of the entire NNNP (40,643.3767 out of 80,454.5 hectares) is occupied.
  • Total population is 40,913 consisting of 8,814 households.
  • 3,705 CSC holders in 30 ISF sites with a total area of 11,265.8 hectares
  • The overall bird record for NNNP is 140 species with 40% endemism
  • Identified as an International Bird Area by Birdlife International.
  • It has six of Negros Island species of large mammals, two of which are endangered: the Philippine Spotted Deer and the Visayan Warty Pig
  • Home to numerous Species of Flora and Fauna
  • The largest watershed of the Province being the main source of water for 17 municipalities and cities in Central and Northern Negros.

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