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Nevada Appeal
Three Lake Tahoe boat inspection stations are set to open on Sundaydecontamination of boats and other watercraft at three different locations begi
Three Lake Tahoe boat inspection stations are set to open on Sunday
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 hours ago
decontamination of boats and other watercraft at three different locations beginning Sunday, May 1. Dennis Zabaglo, TRPA’s Aquatic Resources Manager, said all motorized watercraft must be checked for invasive aquatic species before they can launch... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Tahoe boat inspections keeping invasives outSTATELINE — It’s working. That was the message Dennis Zabaglo, Tahoe Regional
Tahoe boat inspections keeping invasives out
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
STATELINE — It’s working. That was the message Dennis Zabaglo, Tahoe Regional Planning Agency’s aquatic resources program manager, delivered to the Governing Board on April 27 about the boat inspection program. The program started eight years ago... Read more
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Daily News
CABINET DECISIONShealth sector, was approved by the Cabinet of Ministers. Increased penalties f
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
health sector, was approved by the Cabinet of Ministers. Increased penalties for obstructing officers under Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Act Penalties on illegal methods in fishing has been increased to comply with international standards and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Poe denies role in Trillanes exposé vs Dutertesaid. Poe called for a strong enforcement of the Amended Fisheries Code and mo
Poe denies role in Trillanes exposé vs Duterte
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
said. Poe called for a strong enforcement of the Amended Fisheries Code and modernization of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) to combat illegal fishing operations, particularly in coastal municipalities. Data from BFAR show... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Another Poe priority: Protect the seas, push food securityin a statement. “Let us all unite in protecting and fostering our ecosystems w
Another Poe priority: Protect the seas, push food security
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
in a statement. “Let us all unite in protecting and fostering our ecosystems which serve as homes of our fishes and other aquatic resources which are now in danger because of illegal fishing,” the senator further said. She pointed out that poor... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Poe to prioritize protection, conservation of PH waters if electedng pangingisda (Let us all unite in protecting and fostering our ecosystems whi
Poe to prioritize protection, conservation of PH waters if elected
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
ng pangingisda (Let us all unite in protecting and fostering our ecosystems which serve as homes of our fishes and other aquatic resources which are now in danger because of illegal fishing),” the senator further said. She pointed out that poor... Read more
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Sun Star
Recto: Next admin should tap Cebu shipbuilders for procurement of naval shipsedge technology" for building patrol boats of the Philippine Coast Guard. He a
Recto: Next admin should tap Cebu shipbuilders for procurement of naval ships
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
edge technology" for building patrol boats of the Philippine Coast Guard. He added that the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources can purchase boats in the province for their research and conservation programs. "Buy local, create jobs.... Read more
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Sun Star
P47.7M in aqua-culture resource damagedTHE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) yesterday reported P47.7 m
P47.7M in aqua-culture resource damaged
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
THE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) yesterday reported P47.7 million in damage caused by El Niño on aqua-culture in the Provinces of Cebu, Bohol and Siquijor. Speaking during the Kapihan sa PIA/AGIO (Philippine Information Agency... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
GF&P Extends Aquatic Invasive Species Plan Through 2020plan, but it's important for the public to review it and provide input. The 20
GF&P Extends Aquatic Invasive Species Plan Through 2020
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 5 days ago
plan, but it's important for the public to review it and provide input. The 2016-2020 plan highlights the potential problems that aquatic invasive species may cause to South Dakota's aquatic resources and their effects on boaters, anglers and othe... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Fishermen also need aid from droughtNiño. The Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya)
Fishermen also need aid from drought
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Niño. The Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) yesterday urged the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) to immediately release its P673-million calamity fund for drought-stricken fisherfolk in the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
IN PHOTOS: Fluvial protest greets presidentiables at Pangasinanof marine resources, enforcement of the Fisherfolk Settlement Program, establis
IN PHOTOS: Fluvial protest greets presidentiables at Pangasinan
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
of marine resources, enforcement of the Fisherfolk Settlement Program, establishment of a Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, completion of the community fish landing centers, and implementation of platforms that aim to bring back... Read more
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Sunday Observer
SLFP on May Day: Torn apart by rival rallieshe has not been invited to the SLFP� Lead role In the face of these divisions,
SLFP on May Day: Torn apart by rival rallies
Sunday Observer / Posted 6 days ago
he has not been invited to the SLFP� Lead role In the face of these divisions, UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera has taken a lead role ensuring party unity. �If a section of SLFP... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Dire warning: Attending JO May Day rally at Kirulapone tabooto disciplinary action against them if they breach party rules and regulations,
Dire warning: Attending JO May Day rally at Kirulapone taboo
Sunday Observer / Posted 6 days ago
to disciplinary action against them if they breach party rules and regulations, UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera told the Sunday Observer yesterday. However, the SLFP MPs in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Final debate a major challenge for presidential candidates’more than 52,177 endemic species, making it one of the 18 megadiverse countries
‘Final debate a major challenge for presidential candidates’
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
more than 52,177 endemic species, making it one of the 18 megadiverse countries in the world. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources said heavy exploitation of fisheries translates to lower catch and income for coastal communities. – With... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Dagupan graduate dreams of better opportunities in home provinceand the usual industries of retail and other sorts of businesses,” she said. D
Dagupan graduate dreams of better opportunities in home province
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
and the usual industries of retail and other sorts of businesses,” she said. Dagupan is dependent on its agriculture and aquatic resources, and is also famous for its milkfish or “bangus” industry. “I truly believe that people of Dagupan City... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fishers to bets: Don’t forget usbe rehabilitated because many had been destroyed by overfishing, Gonzales said.
Fishers to bets: Don’t forget us
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
be rehabilitated because many had been destroyed by overfishing, Gonzales said. According to the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, the Lingayen Gulf, northern Zambales, Visayan Sea, Camotes Sea, Honda Bay, Babuyan Channel, Lagonoy Gulf,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Live corals seized at NAIAInternational Airport (NAIA) that were about to be shipped to Taiwan. Bureau of
Live corals seized at NAIA
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
International Airport (NAIA) that were about to be shipped to Taiwan. Bureau of Customs and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on Friday said that the corals, listed under Endangered Species Act, are banned for export while the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Humpbacks lure whale watchers to Babuyana marine protected area. Poaching from Taiwanese vessels is the biggest proble
Humpbacks lure whale watchers to Babuyan
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
a marine protected area. Poaching from Taiwanese vessels is the biggest problem, according to the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. Dynamite fishing by local fishermen and the use of hand-operated beach trawlers are also... Read more
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Daily News
EU ban on Sri Lankan fish exports liftedThe EU ban imposed Sri Lankan fish exports has been lifted, Fisheries and Aquat
EU ban on Sri Lankan fish exports lifted
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
The EU ban imposed Sri Lankan fish exports has been lifted, Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Ministry stated. Earlier it was reported that a high level discussion to decide on the lifting of the European Union fishing export ban imposed on Sri Lanka... Read more
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Sun Star
Poe mulls incentives for coastal volunteers10,000 incidents of dynamite fishing are still being recorded every day, based
Poe mulls incentives for coastal volunteers
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
10,000 incidents of dynamite fishing are still being recorded every day, based on the data from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). Poe said government's lack of support for the fishing makes fishermen the poorest sector in the... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Everyday Things That Happen in Manila, Explained by Scienceyou see! You're scared to eat seafood because there's news of a red tide. In
10 Everyday Things That Happen in Manila, Explained by Science
Spot.ph / Posted 9 days ago
you see! You're scared to eat seafood because there's news of a red tide. In a recent post by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, they say that red tide has affected some areas in Visayas and Mindanao. On the bright side, its obvious... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Farmers:  Water pumps, not cloud seeding, will help usof a large number of fisherfolk affected by the dry spell.” Recto said that in
Farmers:  Water pumps, not cloud seeding, will help us
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
of a large number of fisherfolk affected by the dry spell.” Recto said that in February alone, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) had already reported that about 100,000 fishermen were reeling from the effects of the dry... Read more
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Daily News
Crucial meeting on lifting EU fish export ban tomorrowofficials are well advanced. However, no decision has been made as yet.” A gro
Crucial meeting on lifting EU fish export ban tomorrow
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
officials are well advanced. However, no decision has been made as yet.” A group of officials from the Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Ministry and the Foreign Affairs Ministry conducted what was described as a final round of discussions in... Read more
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Sun Star
Conservationists appeal for protection of thresher sharksfrom SSN, joined by the Provincial Government of Cebu, the Municipality of Daan
Conservationists appeal for protection of thresher sharks
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
from SSN, joined by the Provincial Government of Cebu, the Municipality of Daanbantayn, and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) regional office in Cebu, gathered yesterday to discuss the importance of the thresher sharks and... Read more
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Daily News
EU fishing export ban to be lifted from 21 Aprilthat the ban had been lifted. A Sri Lankan Government delegation headed by Secr
EU fishing export ban to be lifted from 21 April
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
that the ban had been lifted. A Sri Lankan Government delegation headed by Secretary to the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources has conducted the final round of discussions in Brussels last month. Fisheries and Aquatic Resources... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalconsistent in patrolling Tañon Strait,� Lendio said. Last year, the Protected A
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
consistent in patrolling Tañon Strait,� Lendio said. Last year, the Protected Area Office and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, with the local government units in Tañon Strait and the Philippine National Police caught four commercial... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Davao farmers appeal for more gov’t help amid droughtof a large number of fisherfolk affected by the dry spell.” Recto said in Febr
Davao farmers appeal for more gov’t help amid drought
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
of a large number of fisherfolk affected by the dry spell.” Recto said in February alone, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) reported that about 100,000 fishermen reeled from the effects of the dry spell. While BFAR has... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pa. Legislature to consider allowing state's fish & wildlife agencies to set own license feesCommission (PGC) and Fish & Boat Commission (PFBC) are responsible for protecti
Pa. Legislature to consider allowing state's fish & wildlife agencies to set own license fees
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
Commission (PGC) and Fish & Boat Commission (PFBC) are responsible for protecting and managing the state's wildlife and aquatic resources, one thing they've never been in charge of is setting the fees for the sporting licenses they sell to... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Training in Smyrna for volunteer bat spotters for state countthe annual Delaware Bat Count.A training session for volunteers will be held fr
Training in Smyrna for volunteer bat spotters for state count
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 11 days ago
the annual Delaware Bat Count.A training session for volunteers will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14 at the Aquatic Resources Education Center, 4876 Hay Point Landing Road, Smyrna. Weather-permitting, the session will be followed by... Read more
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Pilipino Star
3 gov’t branches thwarting reformsare threatened. The barge needs to be removed. Municipal officials have asked
3 gov’t branches thwarting reforms
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
are threatened. The barge needs to be removed. Municipal officials have asked the Coast Guard, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, and Environment Management Bureau for help, to no avail. Willie Nep’s “Pang-GULO ng Pilipinas,” the show... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Restoration projects at Questa mine up for discussionwill be seeking public comment during an April 27 meeting regarding projects th
Restoration projects at Questa mine up for discussion
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 13 days ago
will be seeking public comment during an April 27 meeting regarding projects that would benefit groundwater and other aquatic resources in the area. The ideas will be evaluated and included in a draft environmental assessment. Any projects... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Restoration projects at Questa mine up for discussionwill be seeking public comment during an April 27 meeting regarding projects th
Restoration projects at Questa mine up for discussion
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 13 days ago
will be seeking public comment during an April 27 meeting regarding projects that would benefit groundwater and other aquatic resources in the area. The ideas will be evaluated and included in a draft environmental assessment. Any projects... Read more
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Alaska Public
EPA retiree, pulled back into Pebble, says he’s doneI mean, that’s kind of silliness.” Before he retired, North says he was just d
EPA retiree, pulled back into Pebble, says he’s done
Alaska Public / Posted 14 days ago
I mean, that’s kind of silliness.” Before he retired, North says he was just doing the job he was paid to do: protecting aquatic resources, in this case, Bristol Bay, using the powers Congress granted in the Clean Water Act. “I was the staff... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Actions to Protect Biological Diversity in Holguin, Cubawaters. Monitor compliance with all applicable regulations for the conservatio
Actions to Protect Biological Diversity in Holguin, Cuba
Radio Angulo / Posted 15 days ago
waters. Monitor compliance with all applicable regulations for the conservation, development and rational exploitation of aquatic resources existing in the Holguin economic zone, including the granting of authorizations (licenses) for commercial... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi to inaugurate Maritime India Summit 2016 - newkerala.com #49160and Maritime Financing; Opportunities in Maritime States; Cruise Shipping and L
PM Modi to inaugurate Maritime India Summit 2016 - newkerala.com #49160
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
and Maritime Financing; Opportunities in Maritime States; Cruise Shipping and Lighthouse Tourism; Island Development and Aquatic Resources; Maritime Security and Counter-Piracy. The partner country South Korea, which is a leading country in... Read more
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Balita
LP's Pangilinan is first senatorial candidate to ever campaign in Dagupan's island villageof Fisheries, which would be more responsive to the needs of the sector. At pr
LP's Pangilinan is first senatorial candidate to ever campaign in Dagupan's island village
Balita / Posted 16 days ago
of Fisheries, which would be more responsive to the needs of the sector. At present, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is under the Department of Agriculture. Mayor Fernandez, who is unopposed in seeking her second... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t urged to increase its presence in Benham Rise The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Tuesday cited the need f
Gov’t urged to increase its presence in Benham Rise
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Tuesday cited the need for the Philippine government to increase its presence and jurisdiction over Benham Rise, a 13-million-hectare undersea... Read more
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Pilipino Star
BFAR urges gov't to explore Benham RiseMANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on T
BFAR urges gov't to explore Benham Rise
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on Tuesday urged the government to strengthen its presence in Benham Rise, the country's newest territory off the eastern coast of Aurora province. BFAR director Asis Perez... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t urged to increase its presence in Benham Rise The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on Tuesday cited the nee
Gov’t urged to increase its presence in Benham Rise
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on Tuesday cited the need for the Philippine government to increase its presence and jurisdiction over Benham Rise, the country’s newest... Read more
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Daily News
[New Year messages]Tamil New Year is significant as it teaches us the importance of national unity
[New Year messages]
Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Tamil New Year is significant as it teaches us the importance of national unity, UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amerawwera said in a New Year message. The Sinhala and Tamil New Year is a... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
WV now red tide free - BFARof Western Visayas are now free of paralytic shellfish poison or red tide toxin
WV now red tide free - BFAR
The Daily Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
of Western Visayas are now free of paralytic shellfish poison or red tide toxin. This, as the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) lifted the red tide warning in Pilar, Capiz in a shellfish bulletin issued Apr. 1, 2016. “Western... Read more
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New Kerala
EU partially lifts ban on Sri Lankan fishery products - newkerala.com #48474partially lifted following preliminary approval by the European Union (EU). A s
EU partially lifts ban on Sri Lankan fishery products - newkerala.com #48474
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
partially lifted following preliminary approval by the European Union (EU). A spokesman from the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources at a news station said that European Union arrived at the decision to partially lift the ban following... Read more
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Daily News
SLFP splinter will benefit UNP: Amaraweeraproposals to form a new party by a group which planned to breakaway from the SL
SLFP splinter will benefit UNP: Amaraweera
Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
proposals to form a new party by a group which planned to breakaway from the SLFP, UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said. Amaraweera expressed these sentiments speaking to the media after he... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Shrimp, crabs safe to eat again – BFARclear of red tide toxins, with the alerts on all coastal waters previously affe
Shrimp, crabs safe to eat again – BFAR
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
clear of red tide toxins, with the alerts on all coastal waters previously affected now lifted, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) announced. In its latest bulletin, BFAR said shellfish collected in coastal waters being monitored... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
What Is the Placer County Conservation Plan? - News in Roseville, California, Regional Newspaper includes Rocklin, Auburn, Lincoln, Placer County,CA(NCCP) under the California Natural Community Conservation Planning Act . As pr
What Is the Placer County Conservation Plan? - News in Roseville, California, Regional Newspaper includes Rocklin, Auburn, Lincoln, Placer County,CA
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 18 days ago
(NCCP) under the California Natural Community Conservation Planning Act . As proposed, the PCCP would include the County Aquatic Resources Program (CARP) to issue permits related to the Federal Clean Water Act and the California Fish and Game... Read more
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Daily News
EU gives preliminary approval for lifting of fishing banthat the ban had been lifted. A Sri Lankan Government delegation headed by Sec
EU gives preliminary approval for lifting of fishing ban
Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
that the ban had been lifted. A Sri Lankan Government delegation headed by Secretary to the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources has conducted the final round of discussions in Brussels last month. Fisheries and Aquatic Resources... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Meeting set for proposed management of Haena fishing areaArea. The meeting is set for 6 p.m. at Kilauea Elementary School. People can
Meeting set for proposed management of Haena fishing area
Hawaii News Now / Posted 19 days ago
Area. The meeting is set for 6 p.m. at Kilauea Elementary School. People can also submit comments at the Division of Aquatic Resources by April 26. Gov. David Ige signed rules into law last year that limit fishing gear and methods while... Read more
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Daily News
Demands for Lankan fresh water fish on the rise: AmaraweeraThe demands for Sri Lankan fresh water fish in the international market is on t
Demands for Lankan fresh water fish on the rise: Amaraweera
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
The demands for Sri Lankan fresh water fish in the international market is on the rise, Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said. The minister made these remarks at a ceremony to launch several development... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalsaid the 45-day joint seaborne operation was successfully conducted by the DENR
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 21 days ago
said the 45-day joint seaborne operation was successfully conducted by the DENR 7 together with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Region 7, in collaboration with the Philippine National Police and local government units of Bindoy,... Read more
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