The 53,262 ha Mt. Malindang was declared as a National Park and Watershed Reserve. Situated in the center of Misamis Occidental Province, the park covers a large range of eastern flanks of the mountain. Within the area are: Crater Lake, rainforest, mossy forest and pines and a large number of river system. The park is one of the important areas protected by laws. Here dwells wide number of montane habitat.