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Rappler
Carpio to Duterte, Cayetano: Protest China 'invasion'from the continental shelf of the Philippines. The Chinese ships have prevented
Rappler / Posted 6 hours ago
from the continental shelf of the Philippines. The Chinese ships have prevented a Philippine BFAR (Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources) vessel from approaching Sandy Cay. China obviously wants to physically possess and control Sandy Cay. 4.... Read more
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17h
Inquirier.net
Regions Briefs: Pass 2017 budget, court orders Cagayan boardPark in Alaminos City despite two weeks of treatment and rehabilitation by pers
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 hours ago
Park in Alaminos City despite two weeks of treatment and rehabilitation by personnel of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). Dr. Samantha Licudine, a BFAR veterinarian, said the dolphin was brought to its facility in... Read more
22h
Juneau Empire
Include Chilkat River in mining conversationthat they will operate without polluting, that modern technology will prevent t
Juneau Empire / Posted 22 hours ago
that they will operate without polluting, that modern technology will prevent the countless disasters that mining brings to aquatic resources and people who depend on them. Tier 3 seems a reasonable compromise with the mining industry, and would... Read more
1d
The Manila Times
OCD warns vs red tide in Samar baysBay in Western Samar were found positive of paralytic shellfish poison or red t
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Bay in Western Samar were found positive of paralytic shellfish poison or red tide toxin. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Shellfish Bulletin No. 27 issued on August 15 but received only on Thursday said that based on the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cayetano downplays Alejano’s worries on China ships at Pagasa Islandof Pagasa Island. ADVERTISEMENT “Further, two days ago, a Philippine governme
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
of Pagasa Island. ADVERTISEMENT “Further, two days ago, a Philippine government ship from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources was prevented by Chinese fishing vessels from going near our sandbars located generally west of Pag-asa,... Read more
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2d
Rappler
Alejano: Does PH have 'strategy of silence' in West Philippine Sea?The residents of Pag-asa: Life on a disputed island) Chinese ships had also ap
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
The residents of Pag-asa: Life on a disputed island) Chinese ships had also apparently blocked a Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) ship in the area, said Alejano, citing information from contacts in the military. Cayetano has... Read more
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2d
Sun Star
NFEM to mark 26th anniversaryand Restoration Activity at Purok Seaside, Barangay Bago Aplaya in coordination
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
and Restoration Activity at Purok Seaside, Barangay Bago Aplaya in coordination with the The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. A fun run will also takes place on August 29 at Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan and August 30 a... Read more
3d
Rappler
Cayetano ribs Alejano: 'Thin line' between informing, stirring situationplan” to occupy sandbars just west of Pag-asa Island. Chinese ships had also ap
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
plan” to occupy sandbars just west of Pag-asa Island. Chinese ships had also apparently blocked a Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) ship in the area, said Alejano, citing information from contacts in the military. Addressing the... Read more
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3d
Inquirier.net
Cayetano downplays presence of Chinese vessels, militia near Pag-asa Islandsaid he also received report two days ago, that a Philippine government vessel
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
said he also received report two days ago, that a Philippine government vessel from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) was prevented by Chinese fishing vessels from going near the Pag-asa island. “Further, the report... Read more
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Sun Star
Gov't verifying reported presence of Chinese vessels near Pagasa Islandzone of the Philippines. The lawmaker added that on August 13, a Philippine go
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
zone of the Philippines. The lawmaker added that on August 13, a Philippine government vessel from Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources was prevented by Chinese fishing vessels from going near the sandbars located west of Pagasa Island, around... Read more
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3d
The Chattanoogan
TVA Hosts Biodiversity Partnership Meeting At Tennessee Aquariumand Non-governmental Organizations & Local Community Groups. Simply put, their
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
and Non-governmental Organizations & Local Community Groups. Simply put, their unifying mission to enhance the health of aquatic resources within the Tennessee River Basin through increased regional collaboration. “It’s important to bring... Read more
3d
Pilipino Star
China ships massing near Pag-asa sandbars?a former Marine captain, said. “Further, two days ago, a Philippine government
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
a former Marine captain, said. “Further, two days ago, a Philippine government ship from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources was prevented by Chinese fishing vessels from going near our sandbars located generally west of Pag-asa,... Read more
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3d
The Manila Times
China barred PH ship from Pagasa Island – lawmakerin a statement. “Further, the report said, two days ago a Philippine governmen
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
in a statement. “Further, the report said, two days ago a Philippine government ship from BFAR (Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources) was prevented by Chinese fishing vessels from going near our sandbars located generally west of Pagasa... Read more
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4d
Rappler
LIVE: House of Representatives Plenary Sessionwest of Pag-asa that belong to us. There is also information that it prevented
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
west of Pag-asa that belong to us. There is also information that it prevented or blocked our BFAR [Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources] ship in the area," Alejano told Rappler on Tuesday, August 15. Alejano also raised this issue to Defense... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chinese vessels, militia spotted off Pag-asa Island — Alejanosaid he also received a report that two days ago, a Philippine government vesse
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
said he also received a report that two days ago, a Philippine government vessel from the Bureau of Fishers and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) was prevented by Chinese fishing vessels from going near the Pag-asa island. “Further, the report... Read more
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4d
Rappler
5 Chinese ships spotted near Pag-asa sandbarsof Pag-asa that belong to us. There is also an information that it prevented or
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
of Pag-asa that belong to us. There is also an information that it prevented or blocked our BFAR [Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources] ship in the area," he told Rappler Tuesday, August 15. Alejano raised this to Defense Secretary Delfin... Read more
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7d
New Kerala
World Oceans Day Celebration in Canada's Arctic - newkerala news #262635Indigenous communities to better plan and strengthen their fishing activities,
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Indigenous communities to better plan and strengthen their fishing activities, as well as support the sustainability of aquatic resources and oceans habitat. These measures will create more jobs, help grow the economy in coastal and remote... Read more
7d
The Manila Times
Group warns BFAR on law enforcement fundMamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) on Saturday called for the scrapping of
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) on Saturday called for the scrapping of the 2018 budget of Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) allocated for the Fisheries Regulatory and Law Enforcement Program worth P697.7 million. The amount... Read more
7d
Manila Standard Today
Filipino-built multi-mission vessels unveiledvessels will be added to the growing number of floating assets of the Departmen
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
vessels will be added to the growing number of floating assets of the Department of Agriculture–Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. The vessels are built in the Philippines and are now undergoing finishing touches. Construction of the... Read more
8d
Sun Star
Poaching raps filed vs 10 Vietnamese fishermen in Palawannow, the sharks that were seized from the Vietnamese nationals have not yet bee
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
now, the sharks that were seized from the Vietnamese nationals have not yet been identified, said Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)-Mimaropa officer-in-charge Regional Director Elizer Salilig. The cases against the Vietnamese... Read more
9d
Rappler
10 Vietnamese poachers arrested off Palawanthe fishing vessel to El Nido where further inspection was conducted by represe
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
the fishing vessel to El Nido where further inspection was conducted by representatives of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) alongwith the police and coast guard. Tindog said Wescom has turned over custody of the fishing... Read more
9d
AllAfrica.com
Death of Anambra Parishioners Will Not Be in Vain - Chidokaalso unforgivable. He said, "Ogbaru is blessed with huge gas deposit, fertile
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
also unforgivable. He said, "Ogbaru is blessed with huge gas deposit, fertile land for agricultural activities, abundant aquatic resources and a waterway that connects the inland of our state to the rest of the world, yet we have done nothing to... Read more
10d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalalready took shellfish samples from Tambobo Bay, which will be sent to the cent
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
already took shellfish samples from Tambobo Bay, which will be sent to the central office of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources for bio assay testing. The level of toxicity of the red tide event at Tambobo Bay will be determined by... Read more
10d
The Norwich Bulletin
Connecticut to hold 'Free Fishing License Day' on SaturdayFort Trumbull State Park in New London. The event is sponsored by DEEP's No Chi
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Fort Trumbull State Park in New London. The event is sponsored by DEEP's No Child Left Inside® program and the Connecticut Aquatic Resources Education (CARE) programs. To celebrate Saltwater Fishing Day at Ft. Trumbull, there will be fishing and... Read more
11d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalare advised to properly clean the fish taken from the bay by removing its gills
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
are advised to properly clean the fish taken from the bay by removing its gills and guts. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and the Provincial Red Tide Task Force have instructed officials of Barangay Bonbonon to warn residents... Read more
11d
The Manila Times
DoF pushes good governance for mininghe said. During last month’s State of the Nation Address, Duterte warned miner
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
he said. During last month’s State of the Nation Address, Duterte warned miners to refrain from destroying watersheds, forests and aquatic resources. He also directed them to declare correct incomes or else the government would tax them to... Read more
13d
Sun Star
Bantay-Laot fisherfolk get incentivesto P3,000 under the Bantay-Laot Program. The second turnover ceremony was held
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
to P3,000 under the Bantay-Laot Program. The second turnover ceremony was held at the office of Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)-Davao along Magsaysay Avenue last July 28, 2017. The fisherfolk came from barangays Matina Aplaya,... Read more
14d
Inquirier.net
Duterte reminds miners to follow ruleshe said. He also warned them to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible d
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
he said. He also warned them to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible destruction of watersheds, forests and aquatic resources. The mining firms, he said, were responsible for the “full and quick clean-up, restoration and... Read more
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14d
The Manila Times
ARMM tops 2016 fisheries outputat 10,737.33 MT, eastern little tuna (bonito) at 12,994.80 MT, and seaweeds at
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
at 10,737.33 MT, eastern little tuna (bonito) at 12,994.80 MT, and seaweeds at 613,174.28 MT. Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR-ARMM) Regional Director Janice Desamito-Musali attributed the fisheries production to different... Read more
15d
Inquirier.net
Follow mining laws and there’ll be no problem, Duterte urges minershe said. He also warned them to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible d
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
he said. He also warned them to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible destruction of watersheds, forests and aquatic resources. The mining firms, he said, were responsible for the “full and quick clean-up, restoration and... Read more
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15d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalIlog and Cauayan, among others. Ocampo said installation of VMM is now mandate
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
Ilog and Cauayan, among others. Ocampo said installation of VMM is now mandated by law through the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources although deliberations continue for its Implementing Rules and Regulations. A VMM gadget, whether radio... Read more
18d
The Manila Times
DoF to include mining fiscal regime in tax reformDuterte warned all mining corporations and contractors to refrain from unbridle
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
Duterte warned all mining corporations and contractors to refrain from unbridled and irresponsible destruction of watersheds, forests and aquatic resources, and declare correct income and pay their taxes correctly or else he will tax them to... Read more
19d
The Hindu
All you need to know about Sri Lanka’s bottom trawling ban and India’s deep-sea fishing planThe Sri Lankan Parliament unanimously passed an Amendment to the Fisheries and
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
The Sri Lankan Parliament unanimously passed an Amendment to the Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Act on July 6 that declared the method of fishing by bottom trawling an offence. The amendment is aimed at curbing local trawlers as well as deterring... Read more
19d
Asian Correspondent
Philippine military gets significant boost with new surveillance planes, rockets from USof Environment and Natural Resources to survey the mining areas and the forests
Asian Correspondent / Posted 19 days ago
of Environment and Natural Resources to survey the mining areas and the forests, and for the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources to survey our maritime areas,” he said. As the country’s “eye in the sky”, the Cessna-208B ISR aircraft... Read more
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19d
Sun Star
Bloc rallies Asean to keep product out of the weedsto counter the anti-organic and health issues claims against carrageenan, in co
Sun Star / Posted 19 days ago
to counter the anti-organic and health issues claims against carrageenan, in coordination with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), and bring the matter up to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. The Philippines and... Read more
19d
Inquirier.net
4 provinces, BFAR sign pact vs illegal fishingILOILO CITY — Four provinces in the Visayas and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aqu
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
ILOILO CITY — Four provinces in the Visayas and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) have formalized an agreement to protect the Visayan Sea from illegal fishing and other environmental threats. In a covenant signed recently in... Read more
23d
Rappler
Bulungan at the Navotas fish complexunlimited bounty of the sea. “There’s just so many fish for us to catch and sel
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
unlimited bounty of the sea. “There’s just so many fish for us to catch and sell.” However, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) said that 10 of 13 fishing grounds or about 75% of the country’s fishing sites are overfished, with... Read more
23d
AllAfrica.com
A National Plan for Better Management of Water ResourcesIt will also help attaining the long term goal of enhancing the capacity of tho
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
It will also help attaining the long term goal of enhancing the capacity of those countries to plan and manage their aquatic resources and ecosystems on a sustainable basis. The implementation of the project would be completed in September... Read more
24d
Inquirier.net
Cimatu on Duterte SONA: DENR to act vs destructive miningoperations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible dest
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
operations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible destruction of our watersheds, forests and aquatic resources,” Duterte said. Lopez, Duterte’s first choice as environment secretary, failed to secure confirmation from... Read more
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24d
New Kerala
Government of Canada seeking further views from Canadians on protecting fish and fish habitat - newkerala news #257391with this second phase of consultations, I look forward to hearing from Canadia
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
with this second phase of consultations, I look forward to hearing from Canadians on how to best proceed to ensure that our aquatic resources are protected for future generations." The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and... Read more
24d
The Visayan Daily Star
Businessconducted the caravan, that started in Candoni last May, and in Cadiz City earl
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 24 days ago
conducted the caravan, that started in Candoni last May, and in Cadiz City earlier this month. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Bureau of Plant Industry, National Irrigation Administration, Philippine Coconut Authority, Philippine... Read more
24d
Pilipino Star
Things Duterte said in his 2nd SONA from A-Zoperations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible dest
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
operations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible destruction of our watersheds, forests, and aquatic resources. You have gained much from mining, we only get about 70 billion [pesos] a year, but you have considerably... Read more
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24d
WBIR-TV Knoxville
Roaring River dam to be removed in late Julyeffort to remove the aging dam include TWRA, the Corps of Engineers, The Nature
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 24 days ago
effort to remove the aging dam include TWRA, the Corps of Engineers, The Nature Conservancy, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation and the Southern Aquatic Resources Partnership. © 2017 WBIR... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Mining stocks reel on Duterte’s threatoperations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible dest
Manila Standard Today / Posted 25 days ago
operations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible destruction of our watersheds, forests and aquatic resources.” The Chamber of Mines supports Duterte’s plans for mining firms to be responsible in paying taxes and... Read more
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Minda News
Environmentalists welcome Duterte’s warning vs abusive minersand contractors to refrain from the “unbridled and irresponsible destruction of
Minda News / Posted 25 days ago
and contractors to refrain from the “unbridled and irresponsible destruction of our watersheds, forests, and marine and aquatic resources. “ “You have gained much from mining and we only get about 70 billion [pesos] a year, but you have... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -Agriculture for 365 post-harvest and land preparation facilities with another P
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 25 days ago
Agriculture for 365 post-harvest and land preparation facilities with another P18 million from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources for fish landing stations in Lubao, Sasmuan, Guagua, Minalin and Sto. Tomas. Gov. Lilia G. Pineda could... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -(DILG), P664 million; Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), P160
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 25 days ago
(DILG), P664 million; Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), P160.2 million; Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), P18 million; Department of Science and Technology (DoST), P18.8 million; Department of Agriculture... Read more
25d
The Manila Times
State of the Nation Address of Rodrigo Roa Duterteoperations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible dest
The Manila Times / Posted 25 days ago
operations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible destruction of our watersheds, forests, and aquatic resources. You have gained much from mining, we only get about 70 billion a year, but you have considerably neglected... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Things Duterte said in his 2nd SONA from A-Zoperations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible dest
Pilipino Star / Posted 25 days ago
operations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible destruction of our watersheds, forests, and aquatic resources. You have gained much from mining, we only get about 70 billion [pesos] a year, but you have considerably... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Environmental activists on Duterte Sona: Less talk, more actionoperations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible dest
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
operations and contractors to refrain from the unbridled and irresponsible destruction of our watersheds, forests, and aquatic resources,” Duterte said. ADVERTISEMENT Duterte even expressed plans to increase taxes on mining firms for... Read more
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