Ten Stars: Represent the 10 barangays comprising the Municipality.

Shield: Derived from the Provincial Seal of Agusan del Sur where the town is located.

Bold Blue Lines Crossing Each Other: Represent the lakes and rivers intersecting the gigantic Agusan River teeming with mudfish of which Bunawan is noted for.

Rice & Corn: Symbolize the staple food of the populace.

Pick, Spade, & Helmet: Indicate the proliferation of mining industry in the area.

Trees: Indicate thriving logging and tree plantation industry.