Ivatan natural and cultural heritage

Ivatan natural and cultural heritage refers to the landscapes, seascapes, historic places, sites and built environments of the Province precisely delineated because of their outstanding value from the point of view of science, conservation, natural beauty, as well as biodiversity; and includes past and continuing cultural practices, knowledge and living experiences of the Ivatans that are important foundations for the development of present and future generations. (Sec. 4(g), R.A. No. 10866)