Del Carmen Mangroves

Del Carmen Mangroves, Siargao

Siargao Island’s mangroves cover an area of 8,620 hectares. Of which, a single forest area consisting of 4,200 hectares is found in the municipality of Del Carmen. This mangrove forest is the habitat of rare and endangered species of flora and fauna both in marine, wetland and terrestrial areas. Also found in the mangrove forest is the endangered crocodylus porosus.