General Salipada K. Pendatun - LGU
The Ligawasan Marsh, which is occupying about 288,000 hectares, it is one of the largest swamp and marsh areas in Mindanao and throughout the Philippines. It is a conglomeration of three marshes namely, Ligawasan, Edpanan and Libungan. Out of the total area 43,900 hectares were declared as Game Refuge and Bird Sanctuary under Forestry Administrative Order (FAO)
The History of General Salipada K. Pendatun Municipality
On April 7, 1991, Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 3 created the municipality of Gen. S. K. Pendatun out of the municipality of Buluan, making it the first local government unit created by the ARMM Regional Assembly. The municipality of Paglat was created out of four of its barangays on September 29, 2001.