Shield: From the Provincial Seal of Davao Oriental where the town is located.
Balanced Scale: Municipality is governed by laws and not by views.
Star: Aspiration of the people for a bright future.
Coconut: Chief farm product of the town.
Corn: Second dominant product of the town.
mango: Ultimate goal of the town to become socio-economically stable.
Coffee: Third dominant farm product of the marginal farmers.
Sea: Fishing, the source of livelihood along the seven (7) coastal Barangays of the Municipality.
Fish: Abundance of fish within the 15 km. radius of the Municipality's waters.