Area : 1,477.97 sq. km.
Region : Region IV-B (MINAROPA)
Provinces : Palawan
Towns/Cities : 1 City and 3 Municipalities
Barangays : 50
Outlet : Sulu Sea
Est. Pop’n : 7,009
RDC Reso. : PCSD Resolution No. 19 – 689
Forestland : 217.66 sq. km.
A&D : 216.64 sq. km.
Proposed Investment (Total) : PHP 13,004,500,637
The Cluster 4 River Basin is located within the MIMAROPA Region, specifically within the Southern Palawan. The cluster is consisting of five principal river basins namely, Iwahig Penal, Inagawan, Aborlan, Malatgao, and Batang-batang. The cluster also covers 19 minor watersheds located in-between the five principal river basins. The entire cluster has an area of 147,797 hectares. It covers the City of Puerto Princesa and the municipalities of Aborlan, Narra, and Quezon. In addition, a total of 50 barangays that were under the jurisdiction of these areas are within the cluster.
“Dynamic community-driven, sustainably-managed and climate change-responsive watersheds within Cluster 4 River Basin providing ecosystem good and services for the present and future generations of Palaweños through stakeholder collaboration towards poverty-free river basins.”
“To protect, conserve, and efficiently utilize the natural resources of the watersheds within the Cluster 4 River Basin to ensure continuous provision of goods and services to the present and future generations of Palaweños.”