SABAH FORESTRY DEPARTMENT

HIGH CONSERVATION VALUES

Seven (7) major conservation attributes were identified that characterized the Northern Gunung Rara Sustainable Forest Management Project (NGR SFM) namely as follows:

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF HCV IN NGR FMU ASSESSMENT REPORT AND MANAGEMENT RECOMMENDATION

  1. HCV 1 (Biodiversity Values)
    1. i) HCV 1.1 (Protected Areas)

      ii) HCV 1.2 (Threatened and Endangered Species)

      iii) HCV 1.3 (Endemic Speceis)

      iv) HCV 1.4 (Critical Temporal Use)

  2. HCV 2 (Landscape Level Forest)

  3. HCV 3 (Forest Areas that are in or Contain Rare, Threatened or Endangered Ecosystems)

  4. HCV 4 (Services to Nature)
    i) HCV 4.3 (Forest Providing Barriers to Destructive Fire)

  5. HCV 6 Cultural Identity of Local Communities