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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalthese park rangers will be working closely with the TSPS joint task group, comp
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 19 hours ago
these park rangers will be working closely with the TSPS joint task group, composed of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, the Philippine National Police, the Maritime Police, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources,... Read more
19h
The Visayan Daily Star
Businessdead sea shells or oysters in Punta-Taytay last week, so his office will seek t
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 19 hours ago
dead sea shells or oysters in Punta-Taytay last week, so his office will seek the assistance of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in conducting laboratory examination of the water. Some residents claim that the distillery in Bago City... Read more
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Daily News
CABINET DECISIONSopportunities and NARA is conducting successful researched regarding ornamental
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted yesterday
opportunities and NARA is conducting successful researched regarding ornamental fishery. The proposal by Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera, to transfer the freshwater hatchery in Panapitiya, Kaluthara to... Read more
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Sun Star
Oysters from waters near SRP, landfill undergo testand the South Road Properties (SRP) yesterday to find out if they are safe to b
Oysters from waters near SRP, landfill undergo test
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
and the South Road Properties (SRP) yesterday to find out if they are safe to be eaten. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) 7 and the Cebu City’s Department of Veterinary Medicine and Fisheries (DVMF) conducted a sampling... Read more
3d
Inquirier.net
20 mining firms face suspensionexperts,” such as representatives of the Department of Health, Department of Ag
20 mining firms face suspension
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
experts,” such as representatives of the Department of Health, Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, the Church-based nonprofit Social Action Center and civil society. Last week, the Chamber of Mines of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
HELP FOR 306 banned Danish sein fishers in Cagayanworkers and fishermen banned for using Danish seine (locally known as Buli-buli
HELP FOR 306 banned Danish sein fishers in Cagayan
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
workers and fishermen banned for using Danish seine (locally known as Buli-buli) fishing gear, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) allocated P13.5 million worth of fishing equipment and gears to compensate them. BFAR’s Region 2... Read more
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Asian journal
Alexandra Cousteau inspires students during Philippine visitalso met with Drusila Esther Bayate, assistant director for technical services
Alexandra Cousteau inspires students during Philippine visit
Asian journal / Posted 3 days ago
also met with Drusila Esther Bayate, assistant director for technical services of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, a vital partner of Oceana and fishing communities in law enforcement efforts. “We are extremely honored... Read more
3d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientaltraining assistant of the Regional Fisheries Training and Fisherfolk Coordinati
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
training assistant of the Regional Fisheries Training and Fisherfolk Coordination Center, under the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Region 7, arrived in the province yesterday with five other technicians. The beneficiary fisherfolk... Read more
4d
Daily News
Vigneswaran taken to taskattempts to damage the ongoing reconciliation efforts by arousing communal pass
Vigneswaran taken to task
Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
attempts to damage the ongoing reconciliation efforts by arousing communal passions in the North, Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister and UPFA General Secretary Mahinda Amaraweera said. Addressing a meeting which... Read more
4d
Sun Star
‘Why were seized sharks brought to Negros Occ.?’San Remegio, Cebu by operatives from the Department of Environment and Natural
‘Why were seized sharks brought to Negros Occ.?’
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
San Remegio, Cebu by operatives from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR 7), Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), and the PNP Regional Public Safety Batallion. The boat captain was identified as Wilson Forrosuelo... Read more
4d
Sun Star
Maritime group to tackle issues on protected seawaterssaid the RMC will coordinate with the Department of Environment and Natural Res
Maritime group to tackle issues on protected seawaters
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
said the RMC will coordinate with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, LGUs, and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources on the matter. “We have to resolve this because it's so expensive for ship owners in their vessels will... Read more
5d
Kagay-an News
FAO, BFAR address biodiversity loss in Samar Sealiving around this once prime fishing site. (FAO_Petri Suuronen) Various studi
FAO, BFAR address biodiversity loss in Samar Sea
Kagay-an News / Posted 5 days ago
living around this once prime fishing site. (FAO_Petri Suuronen) Various studies conducted by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), FAO and the Samar State University further underscore the considerable loss of biodiversity in this... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Our Government is through democratic means - Mahinda Amaraweeraincreased the number of constituent parties in the UPFA. ll join us shortly. UP
Our Government is through democratic means - Mahinda Amaraweera
Sunday Observer / Posted 6 days ago
increased the number of constituent parties in the UPFA. ll join us shortly. UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said, 95 percent of the SLFP MPs in the Joint Opposition (JO) don�t... Read more
7d
Inquirier.net
Feeding fishers for life through boat distribution programback tears of joy as he received a fiber glass boat from the Department of Agri
Feeding fishers for life through boat distribution program
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
back tears of joy as he received a fiber glass boat from the Department of Agriculture (DA) and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). “This has been my dream, to have my own fishing banca,” he said as he received a certificate of... Read more
7d
The Morning Call
PennEast officials announce 33 modifications to proposed pipeline routeon cumulative impacts the project could have on the environment and public heal
PennEast officials announce 33 modifications to proposed pipeline route
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
on cumulative impacts the project could have on the environment and public health, and impacts on interior forests, aquatic resources and rare, threatened and endangered species. That report gave the project a grade of "Environmental... Read more
7d
Manila Bulletin
Seminars set at Agrilink trade showlatest regulations on food fussiness. Free-range chicken production will also b
Seminars set at Agrilink trade show
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
latest regulations on food fussiness. Free-range chicken production will also be conducted. Seminars on various fisheries topics will also be conducted by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in collaboration with the private se... Read more
7d
Daily Mail
Skeletons found in Roman cemetery promise to rewrite historydiets of those buried in the cemetery. Dr Redfern and her colleagues added: 'D
Skeletons found in Roman cemetery promise to rewrite history
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
diets of those buried in the cemetery. Dr Redfern and her colleagues added: 'Diets were found to be primarily C3-based with limited input of aquatic resources, in contrast to some other populations in Roman Britain and proximity to the River Thame... Read more
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7d
The Visayan Daily Star
Businesslow coping capacity to climate change occurrences and hazards. Jardinico said
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
low coping capacity to climate change occurrences and hazards. Jardinico said NOSFA is asking the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and Hontiveros to provide an alternative livelihood for spouses and children of the fishermen, as well as... Read more
8d
Sun Star
Dead sharks found in boatRepublic Act 9147 or the Wildlife Conservation and Protection Act. Joint opera
Dead sharks found in boat
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
Republic Act 9147 or the Wildlife Conservation and Protection Act. Joint operatives from DENR 7, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), PNP Regional Public Safety Battalion arrested boat captain Wilson Forrosuelo and his 13 crew... Read more
8d
The Manila Times
3 Cagayan fishermen charged with cyanide fishingallegedly using sodium cyanide in the collection of aquarium fishes off Santa A
3 Cagayan fishermen charged with cyanide fishing
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
allegedly using sodium cyanide in the collection of aquarium fishes off Santa Ana town waters, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)-Region 2 office here said. Jerome Tuddao, BFAR’s Fisheries Regulation Officer, said the complaint... Read more
9d
York Daily Record
Changes coming for hunting, fishing license feestheir habitats for current and future generations. The PFBC pledge is to protec
Changes coming for hunting, fishing license fees
York Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
their habitats for current and future generations. The PFBC pledge is to protect, conserve and enhance the commonwealth’s aquatic resources and provide fishing and boating opportunities. Opposed to or in favor of increased license fees, you have... Read more
9d
Times News
EPA questions PennEast pipelineaction on the environment and public health, including impacts to terrestrial r
EPA questions PennEast pipeline
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
action on the environment and public health, including impacts to terrestrial resources, including interior forests, aquatic resources, and rare, threatened and endangered species.” The EPA recommends FERC provide a detailed route analysis... Read more
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9d
The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessRisaHontiveros of Akbayan. Also invited are Gov. Alfredo Maranon Jr., Vice Gov.
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
RisaHontiveros of Akbayan. Also invited are Gov. Alfredo Maranon Jr., Vice Gov. Eugenio Lacson, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) � 6 Regional Director RemiaAparri, DILG-NIR Dir. Margie Biligan, and many other LGU officials, the... Read more
9d
Manila Bulletin
PH pledges full support to combat illegal fishingSecretary Perfecto R. Yasay, Jr. and Agriculture Undersecretary for Fisheries a
PH pledges full support to combat illegal fishing
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
Secretary Perfecto R. Yasay, Jr. and Agriculture Undersecretary for Fisheries and concurrent Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona, pledged full support to combat illegal fishing during the Our Ocean... Read more
10d
PhysOrg
New Comprehensive Approach to Inland Fisheries Managementrole Transboundary Fisheries Science will continue to play in inland fisheries
New Comprehensive Approach to Inland Fisheries Management
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
role Transboundary Fisheries Science will continue to play in inland fisheries management: "Because global demands on aquatic resources are likely to increase into the future, with the potential for disrupting the social–ecological linkages,... Read more
10d
Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya-Pilipinas) expressed yesterday support fo
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 10 days ago
Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya-Pilipinas) expressed yesterday support for the proposed Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DFAR), but not the way the Senate wants it. In a position paper submitted to the Senate Committee on... Read more
10d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalalso met with Drusila Esther Bayate, assistant director for technical services
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
also met with Drusila Esther Bayate, assistant director for technical services of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, a vital partner of Oceana and fishing communities in law enforcement efforts. �We are extremely honored... Read more
11d
The Morning Call
EPA has 'significant concerns' over PennEast projectcumulative impacts the proposed project could have on the environment and publi
EPA has 'significant concerns' over PennEast project
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
cumulative impacts the proposed project could have on the environment and public health, and impacts on interior forests, aquatic resources and rare, threatened and endangered species. The report gives the project a grade of "Environmental... Read more
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11d
The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessWednesday. The resolution authored by Bacolod Councilor Bartolome Orola, chair
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
Wednesday. The resolution authored by Bacolod Councilor Bartolome Orola, chairman of the SP Committee on Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, said the Fisheries Code of 1998 or Republic Act 8550 empowers a local government unit to protect,... Read more
12d
The Manila Times
Fisheries department ‘knee-jerk’ reactionthe House of Representatives and the Senate to create a Department of Fisheries
Fisheries department ‘knee-jerk’ reaction
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
the House of Representatives and the Senate to create a Department of Fisheries separate from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) at present as one of the bureaus under the DA. DA Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said he was asked in... Read more
12d
Manila Standard Today
‘Use PH industries in arms upgrades’boats of the Philippine Coast Guard. “If we are also looking for boats that wi
‘Use PH industries in arms upgrades’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
boats of the Philippine Coast Guard. “If we are also looking for boats that will be used by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources for their research and conservation programs, these can also be built in Cebu,” Recto said. “We have a... Read more
13d
Sunday Observer
EFFORTS TO RETAIN SLFP UNITYthat backed him and added that none of them asked him to resign from the SLFP.
EFFORTS TO RETAIN SLFP UNITY
Sunday Observer / Posted 13 days ago
that backed him and added that none of them asked him to resign from the SLFP. UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera says, discussions are underway to bring all SLFPers under one... Read more
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13d
Sunday Observer
SLFPers in JO against party splitUPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister
SLFPers in JO against party split
Sunday Observer / Posted 13 days ago
UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said, the SLFP Parliamentarians in the Joint Opposition (JO) should accept President Maithripala Sirisena�s invitation at the SLFP Convention to join... Read more
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13d
Sunday Observer
PoliticalUPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister
Political
Sunday Observer / Posted 13 days ago
UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said, the SLFP Parliamentarians in the Joint Opposition (JO) should accept President Maithripala Sirisena�s invitation at the SLFP Convention to join... Read more
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13d
Sun Star
New rules granting rewards for anti-drug operations okayedof Transportation Security, Land Transportation Office, Philippine Coast Guard,
New rules granting rewards for anti-drug operations okayed
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
of Transportation Security, Land Transportation Office, Philippine Coast Guard, PNP-Maritime Unit, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Philippine Ports Authority, Maritime Industry Authority, Bureau of Corrections, or Bureau of Jail... Read more
13d
Raw Story
Sorry David Attenborough, we didn’t evolve from ‘aquatic apes’ – here’s whyby Hardy and Morgan. We also have evidence our ancestors had to survive period
Sorry David Attenborough, we didn’t evolve from ‘aquatic apes’ – here’s why
Raw Story / Posted 13 days ago
by Hardy and Morgan. We also have evidence our ancestors had to survive periods of extremely dry climate with little or no aquatic resources. Coping with these highly variable, patchwork environments required behavioural flexibility and... Read more
13d
Sun Star
Petition out to protect thresher sharksiho (We won’t starve even if we don’t eat shark meat),” said Regional Director
Petition out to protect thresher sharks
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
iho (We won’t starve even if we don’t eat shark meat),” said Regional Director Andres Bojos of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). The BFAR joined the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (Penro), Greenpeace, Migo... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Tahoe Boat Inspections Move to Launch Ramps for Fall and Winterback to the boat ramps with the decrease in boater traffic during the slower fa
Tahoe Boat Inspections Move to Launch Ramps for Fall and Winter
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
back to the boat ramps with the decrease in boater traffic during the slower fall and winter months,” said Dennis Zabaglo, aquatic resources program manager at the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, “but we will continue operations at roadside... Read more
14d
Manila Standard Today
Piñol bats for fisheries agencyurged the House of Representatives to prioritize the passage of a bill creating
Piñol bats for fisheries agency
Manila Standard Today / Posted 14 days ago
urged the House of Representatives to prioritize the passage of a bill creating a separate Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. Piñol, in a recent visit to the Zamboanga del Sur capital, explained the creation of a Department of... Read more
14d
Manila Bulletin
Typhoon ‘Gener’ slows down, but more rains expected in Bataneswere totally destroyed and 100 partially damaged, while damage to infrastructur
Typhoon ‘Gener’ slows down, but more rains expected in Batanes
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
were totally destroyed and 100 partially damaged, while damage to infrastructure included the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) building, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) office, Basco Central School,... Read more
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14d
International Business Times
Sorry David Attenborough, we didn't evolve from aquatic apes – here's whyby Hardy and Morgan. We also have evidence our ancestors had to survive period
Sorry David Attenborough, we didn't evolve from aquatic apes – here's why
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
by Hardy and Morgan. We also have evidence our ancestors had to survive periods of extremely dry climate with little or no aquatic resources. Coping with these highly variable, patchwork environments required behavioural flexibility and... Read more
14d
Rappler
Typhoon Ferdie: Batanes under state of calamityreported 50 houses were totally damaged while 100 were partially damaged. The
Typhoon Ferdie: Batanes under state of calamity
Rappler / Posted 14 days ago
reported 50 houses were totally damaged while 100 were partially damaged. The buildings of Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) building, Technical Education Development Authority (TESDA) office and the Basco Central School,... Read more
14d
Manila Bulletin
Agri chief pushes for creation of national food security counciladditional expenditures for the government as the current budget of PHP7 billio
Agri chief pushes for creation of national food security council
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
additional expenditures for the government as the current budget of PHP7 billion per year for the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), which is under the DA, would have to be increased. Both House of Representatives and Senate are... Read more
14d
Manila Bulletin
Batanes province under state of calamity due to ‘Ferdie’were totally destroyed and 100 partially damaged, while damage to infrastructur
Batanes province under state of calamity due to ‘Ferdie’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
were totally destroyed and 100 partially damaged, while damage to infrastructure included the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) building, Technical Education Development Authority (TESDA) office, Basco Central School, Batanes... Read more
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Sun Star
Batanes under state of calamity due to 'Ferdie'that 50 houses were destroyed and 100 were damaged, while damage to infrastruct
Batanes under state of calamity due to 'Ferdie'
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
that 50 houses were destroyed and 100 were damaged, while damage to infrastructure included the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources building, Technical Education Development Authority office, Basco Central School, Batanes National High... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipino fishermen among the poorest in the country, says Senator Pangilinandue to lack of clear-cut agenda for the sector. Pangilinan proposed the creati
Filipino fishermen among the poorest in the country, says Senator Pangilinan
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
due to lack of clear-cut agenda for the sector. Pangilinan proposed the creation of the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DFAR) that will tap the vast marine resources of the Philippines to improve the lives of poor fisher folks... Read more
16d
Sun Star
5 industries in Compostela investment conferenceis a new platform jointly created by the Department of Trade Industry, Departme
5 industries in Compostela investment conference
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
is a new platform jointly created by the Department of Trade Industry, Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Department of Labor and Employment, Provincial Government of Comval and Compostela Fresh Water,... Read more
16d
The Maui News
Philippines suspends scallops linked to Hawaii outbreakthe government does an audit, according to an order by the Philippines' Departm
Philippines suspends scallops linked to Hawaii outbreak
The Maui News / Posted 16 days ago
the government does an audit, according to an order by the Philippines' Department of Agriculture Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. Hawaii's Department of Health last month identified frozen scallops served raw at a sushi chain as the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bigger, better beach planned for Jomtiendamaging the entire Jomtien beachfront, an environmental impact report and what
Bigger, better beach planned for Jomtien
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
damaging the entire Jomtien beachfront, an environmental impact report and what was planned. The department hired the Aquatic Resources Research Institute of Chulalongkorn University to make a feasibility study and draw up a master plan for... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines suspends scallops linked to Hawaii outbreakthe government does an audit, according to an order by the Philippines' Departm
Philippines suspends scallops linked to Hawaii outbreak
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
the government does an audit, according to an order by the Philippines' Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. Hawaii's Department of Health last month identified frozen scallops served raw at a sushi chain as the... Read more
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