Principle 9 of the MC&I requires forest areas to undertake assessments to identify areas of forest with High Conservation Value (HCV), such that they are maintained or enhanced (MTCC 2020). To meet this requirement, Kapit FMU has started the HCV assessment in accordance with the Malaysian National Interpretation for the Identification of High Conservation Values (HCV Malaysia Toolkit Steering Committee 2018).

HCV identified and its status is as below and 2020 has remained the same as in 2019.

for summary on monitoring of HCV, click here