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Pilipino Star
A nation in waitingrepresenting 63 percent of our total nickel reserves. Its fishing grounds teem
A nation in waiting
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 hours ago
representing 63 percent of our total nickel reserves. Its fishing grounds teem with tuna, marlin, sardines and a wealth of aquatic resources. Perhaps 60 percent of our exports emanate from Mindanao. Opinion ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1,... Read more
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Daily News
Shedding IUU fishing for better timesillegal fishing has been an issue that both states have struggled with to arriv
Shedding IUU fishing for better times
Daily News / Posted yesterday
illegal fishing has been an issue that both states have struggled with to arrive at a holistic decision. Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Ministry Secretary, Mangalika Adikari said the Indian government was not showing adequate concern over the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Most of Hawaii's coral recover from mass bleaching: DNR survey12 percent of the bay's bleached coral died, said Anne Rosinski, a marine resou
Most of Hawaii's coral recover from mass bleaching: DNR survey
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
12 percent of the bay's bleached coral died, said Anne Rosinski, a marine resource specialist with the state Division of Aquatic Resources. The remainder regained some color and have been recovering. The coral were weakened to begin with after... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Chinese fishers pay P9M in finesa compromise fine amounting to P9.093 million, settling their administrative ca
Chinese fishers pay P9M in fines
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
a compromise fine amounting to P9.093 million, settling their administrative cases filed before the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. The amount paid is unprecedented in the Cagayan Valley region and marks the first time provisions of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chinese poachers who flew inverted PH flag pay P9-M fineA Philippine flag flown with its red field on top signifies that the country is
Chinese poachers who flew inverted PH flag pay P9-M fine
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
A Philippine flag flown with its red field on top signifies that the country is at war. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) said the P9-million fine paid by Liang Gui, Su Jia Ying, Zhang Ceng Fu, Wang Sheng Li, Shun Ji Ting,... Read more
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Rappler
'Protecting Benham Bank key to food security' - Oceanacountry's newest under water territory. Photo credit: Oceana Oceanographers an
'Protecting Benham Bank key to food security' - Oceana
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
country's newest under water territory. Photo credit: Oceana Oceanographers and experts from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman, UP Los Banos, and Oceana left May 23 on board a... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
TERC's importance 10 years laterhave spent the last week observing the impacts of poor land management, uncontr
TERC's importance 10 years later
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 4 days ago
have spent the last week observing the impacts of poor land management, uncontrolled invasive species, and degrading aquatic resources in one of the most unique and idyllic places on earth. I also saw really big crocodiles, so I wasn’t at... Read more
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Sun Star
Red tide alert remains in 2 W. Samar baysMANILA -- The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on Thursday warn
Red tide alert remains in 2 W. Samar bays
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA -- The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on Thursday warned that shellfish collected from Cambatutay Bay and Irong Irong Bay in Samar province are still positive of paralytic shellfish poison that is beyond the regulatory... Read more
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Rappler
Chinese poachers pay P9-M fine to PH gov'tpoachers have paid the Philippine government a P9-million fine for violating it
Chinese poachers pay P9-M fine to PH gov't
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
poachers have paid the Philippine government a P9-million fine for violating its fisheries law, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) office in this province announced on Wednesday, June 22. Samuel Agaloos, law enforcement chief of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Businessthat are becoming extinct, visited him yesterday. The hatchery owner was given
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
that are becoming extinct, visited him yesterday. The hatchery owner was given a permit by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources to bring seahorses from Negros Occidental to Hawaii for propagation, after which some of those hatched will... Read more
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New America Media
US to China, Rivals: Be Calm After UN Ruling On South China SeaPhilippines also has stood up to China’s bullying in the South China Sea, with
US to China, Rivals: Be Calm After UN Ruling On South China Sea
New America Media / Posted 5 days ago
Philippines also has stood up to China’s bullying in the South China Sea, with a small, rickety Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources vessel outsmarting a large Chinese Coast Guard ship to restock a small Marine garrison on the BRP Sierra... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US to China, rivals: Be calm after rulingPhilippines also has stood up to China’s bullying in the South China Sea, with
US to China, rivals: Be calm after ruling
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Philippines also has stood up to China’s bullying in the South China Sea, with a small, rickety Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources vessel outsmarting a large Chinese Coast Guard ship to restock a small Marine garrison on the BRP Sierra... Read more
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Rappler
Rappler Talk: Surprises from the Benham expeditionBOOKMARK THIS PAGE TO WATCH LIVE ON THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 3:30 PM Experts from th
Rappler Talk: Surprises from the Benham expedition
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
BOOKMARK THIS PAGE TO WATCH LIVE ON THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 3:30 PM Experts from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, University of the Philippines, and Oceana Philippines had set off for Benham Rise last May 29 and returned on May 31. It's a... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Three held for smuggling crabsthe boat after we have identified that they had not been authorised by the Nati
Three held for smuggling crabs
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
the boat after we have identified that they had not been authorised by the National Security Council to transport aquatic resources from outside the country," he said, adding that the NSC has only given such authorisation to six companies.... Read more
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The Manila Times
BFAR finds new homeJune 21, 2016 8:40 pm After 69 years, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Reso
BFAR finds new home
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
June 21, 2016 8:40 pm After 69 years, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) has acquired its own building on a 10,751 square meter lot inside the Bureau of Plant Industry compound in Barangay Vasra on Visayas... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Execs demand payment for coral reef damagefrom the PDRRMO, Department of Environment and Natural Resources in Central Vis
Execs demand payment for coral reef damage
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
from the PDRRMO, Department of Environment and Natural Resources in Central Visayas, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Central Visayas and Daanbantayan municipal government. A rehabilitation plan should also be drafted... Read more
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Sun Star
M/V Belle Rose pulled out, damaged coralsdamaged reef by a composite team of divers. He said the team is composed of pe
M/V Belle Rose pulled out, damaged corals
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
damaged reef by a composite team of divers. He said the team is composed of personnel from DENR, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), Naval Forces Central (Navforcen) and Provincial Disaster Risk... Read more
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Sun Star
Aquaculture beyond the conventionalIntegrated Fisheries Technology Development Center (NIFTDC) of the Department o
Aquaculture beyond the conventional
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
Integrated Fisheries Technology Development Center (NIFTDC) of the Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in Dagupan City; with lesser inputs required. Think: sea cucumber and sea urchins or uni, both... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
DA officials namedPhilippine Crop Insurance Corp. and retired coast guard commodore Eduardo Gongo
DA officials named
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
Philippine Crop Insurance Corp. and retired coast guard commodore Eduardo Gongona as head of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. Moreover, Piñol said Hazel Sto. Niño will serve as assistant secretary for special concerns while... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Piñol names new heads for NIA, BFAR; Romulo-Puyat retainedthe National Irrigation Administration (NIA), while Commodore Eduardo Gongona,
Piñol names new heads for NIA, BFAR; Romulo-Puyat retained
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
the National Irrigation Administration (NIA), while Commodore Eduardo Gongona, the new head of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). The DA in Region 12 also has a new chief, Engr. Mila Casis of Pigcawayan, North Cotabato, who will... Read more
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The Manila Times
Piñol names other DA officialsEngr. Ceasar Sulaik, National Irrigation Administration (NIA); and Commodore Ed
Piñol names other DA officials
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
Engr. Ceasar Sulaik, National Irrigation Administration (NIA); and Commodore Eduardo Gongona, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). Moreover, Hazel Sto. Niño will be assistant secretary for special concerns while Ferdinand Piñol,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Piñol named incoming DA people during Kidapawan farmers’ gatheringCeasar Sulaik, the National Irrigation Administration (NIA); and Commodore Edua
Piñol named incoming DA people during Kidapawan farmers’ gathering
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
Ceasar Sulaik, the National Irrigation Administration (NIA); and Commodore Eduardo Gongona, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). Moreover, Pinol said Hazel Sto. Niño will serve as assistant secretary for special concerns while... Read more
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Daily News
Huge victory for Lanka, says envoyactivity, European Union Ambassador to Sri Lanka David Daly said yesterday. EU
Huge victory for Lanka, says envoy
Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
activity, European Union Ambassador to Sri Lanka David Daly said yesterday. EU Ambassador David Daly and Fisheries and Aquatic resources Development Ministry Secretary W.M.M.R. Adikari at the ceremony held at Dikkowita Fishery Harbour yesterday... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalalso captured on video and still photos by the media, government authorities fr
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
also captured on video and still photos by the media, government authorities from the police, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, the Bantay Dagat and others who were on board a motor banca owned by Harold Biglete, an environmentalist... Read more
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Daily News
Minister gives homily on mobile phone useuse of the mobile phone is an art which should be practised by all, especially
Minister gives homily on mobile phone use
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
use of the mobile phone is an art which should be practised by all, especially the present generation, said Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera. President Maithripala Sirisena can be described as the only... Read more
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Daily News
EU lifts fish banwas held to decide on the lifting of the European Union fishing export ban impo
EU lifts fish ban
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
was held to decide on the lifting of the European Union fishing export ban imposed on Sri Lanka. Earlier, Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Minister Mahinda Amaraweera predicted that documents pertaining to removal of the ban will be received by... Read more
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Sun Star
BFAR records fish catch increase in Davao GulfTHE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in Davao Region recorded a
BFAR records fish catch increase in Davao Gulf
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
THE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in Davao Region recorded an increase in fish catch at Davao Gulf in 2015. BFAR-Davao Director Fatma Idris said an increase of 9.5 percent was noted, following the strict implementation of the... Read more
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Business Wire
RES Completes 8th Planting Season: 10 Million Restorative Trees Planted Since 2008wildlife habitats, and recreation. RES delivers ecological restoration service
RES Completes 8th Planting Season: 10 Million Restorative Trees Planted Since 2008
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
wildlife habitats, and recreation. RES delivers ecological restoration services that provide significant improvement to aquatic resources and watershed functions by restoring wildlife habitat, enhancing water quality of the general area,... Read more
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Sun Star
Domoguen: Sky gardens: Triumph of the hearthe raised both plants and jojo fish together in liquid growing medium in plasti
Domoguen: Sky gardens: Triumph of the heart
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
he raised both plants and jojo fish together in liquid growing medium in plastic containers. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in the Cordillera applauded the technology. For his work and services as a leader and teacher of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pinatubo rivers take time to recoverhave been reduced from 9,105 hectares in 1989 to 8,140 ha to the present, accor
Pinatubo rivers take time to recover
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
have been reduced from 9,105 hectares in 1989 to 8,140 ha to the present, according to the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. Brackish water areas in Pampanga near Manila Bay have expanded about six times to 29,084 ha from 5,342 ha... Read more
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Daily News
Northern fishermen hit on all fronts: ministerFisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera yesterd
Northern fishermen hit on all fronts: minister
Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera yesterday instructed Ministry Secretary Mangalika Adhikari to submit a list of names of officials who issued licenses to Southern fishermen for fishing in the Northern seas as it... Read more
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The Manila Times
Defenders of Tañon Strait honored as Ocean HeroesMontejo. Finally, the Ocean Heroes Award, said Benjamin Tabios, Jr., the assis
Defenders of Tañon Strait honored as Ocean Heroes
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
Montejo. Finally, the Ocean Heroes Award, said Benjamin Tabios, Jr., the assistant director of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, “strengthens the relationship of government and civil society, such as Oceana, who are work-ing together... Read more
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asianage
Chilika Lake fights for survivalin coastal Odisha, the water body, according to reports, is steadily losing its
Chilika Lake fights for survival
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
in coastal Odisha, the water body, according to reports, is steadily losing its rich collection of fish, crabs and other aquatic resources due to large-scale deforestation. Deforestation has created six new breaches on the 50-km long natural sand... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Struggle for survival for Chilika lake faces threatsfishermen living on its banks. It is, according to reports, steadily losing it
Struggle for survival for Chilika lake faces threats
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
fishermen living on its banks. It is, according to reports, steadily losing its rich repertoire of fishes, crabs and other aquatic resources due to large-scale deforestation that has resulted in six new breaches on the 50-km long natural sand... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalchallenge to date. Oceana, with the Department of Environment and Natural Reso
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
challenge to date. Oceana, with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, led the awarding Wednesday during the Ocean Heroes Awards at a hotel in Cebu City. Meanwhile, Theresa... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Father's Day weekend fishing free in B.C.events offer a great opportunity to learn how to fish and share an appreciation
Father's Day weekend fishing free in B.C.
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
events offer a great opportunity to learn how to fish and share an appreciation for the pastime and marine and aquatic resources in a fun and supervised environment,” said Executive Director of the Family Fishing Society of BC, Owen... Read more
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Sun Star
Velez: Heneral Luna again and his continuing revolutionsin native soil, Duterte wants to put an end to foreign large-scale mining that
Velez: Heneral Luna again and his continuing revolutions
Sun Star / Posted 17 days ago
in native soil, Duterte wants to put an end to foreign large-scale mining that have been destroying our agricultural and aquatic resources. He wants labor contractualization to stop. He wants corruption to stop. It is the unlikely tragic hero... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Masterplan for sardines industry in the pipelinemarine scientist Jimely Flores said the non-government organization plans to co
Masterplan for sardines industry in the pipeline
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
marine scientist Jimely Flores said the non-government organization plans to collaborate with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) and Department of Science and Technology (DOST) to draw up a masterplan for the sardines sector that... Read more
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Daily News
Sri Lanka Navy arrests six more Indian fishermenpresently in police custody in Kankasanthurai. They are being interrogated by o
Sri Lanka Navy arrests six more Indian fishermen
Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
presently in police custody in Kankasanthurai. They are being interrogated by officials of the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Jaffna, reports the Colombo Page web site. On December 17, the navy had arrested four Indian fishermen... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Rep. Graves promotes Free Fishing Weekend | June 9, 2016Lake and take in the beautiful scenery as you fish for dinner.” Free Fishing W
Rep. Graves promotes Free Fishing Weekend | June 9, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 18 days ago
Lake and take in the beautiful scenery as you fish for dinner.” Free Fishing Weekend takes place annually in June and February, a weekend during which the Michigan Department of Natural Resources promotes awareness of the state’s aquatic resou... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Register for Take a Kid Fishing! programs June 22, July 2two upcoming dates for ages 6-15 and their guardian to learn to fish.Programs w
Register for Take a Kid Fishing! programs June 22, July 2
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 18 days ago
two upcoming dates for ages 6-15 and their guardian to learn to fish.Programs will be held from 9 a.m. to noon June 22 at Aquatic Resources Education Center in Smyrna and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 2 at Redden State Forest in Georgetown. The program... Read more
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Dover Post
Register for Take a Kid Fishing! programs June 22, July 2two upcoming dates for ages 6-15 and their guardian to learn to fish.Programs w
Register for Take a Kid Fishing! programs June 22, July 2
Dover Post / Posted 18 days ago
two upcoming dates for ages 6-15 and their guardian to learn to fish.Programs will be held from 9 a.m. to noon June 22 at Aquatic Resources Education Center in Smyrna and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 2 at Redden State Forest in Georgetown. The program... Read more
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USA Today
World Oceans Day is today and why that's importantthis year's World Oceans Day. This unofficial holiday isn't just about enjoyin
World Oceans Day is today and why that's important
USA Today / Posted 19 days ago
this year's World Oceans Day. This unofficial holiday isn't just about enjoying beaches, but also respecting the earth's aquatic resources. This year, people and organizations are encouraged to specifically work toward eliminating plastic... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Diverse marine life found in 2016 Benham Rise expeditionremotely operated vehicles and technical diver-videographers, marine scientists
Diverse marine life found in 2016 Benham Rise expedition
Manila Standard Today / Posted 19 days ago
remotely operated vehicles and technical diver-videographers, marine scientists from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and University of the Philippines as well as technical divers from the Philippine Navy and the Philippine... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dynamite Fishing Ravaging Marine MammalsManagement Unit is a system whereby all stakeholders are fully engaged in conse
Dynamite Fishing Ravaging Marine Mammals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Management Unit is a system whereby all stakeholders are fully engaged in conservation and management of all useful aquatic resources. Currently, there are over 700 BMUs in the country, with respect to water bodies. Mr Kipoki said that the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Red tide alert up in 2 Samar baysTACLOBAN CITY, Philippines (Philippines News Agency) -- The Bureau of Fisheries
Red tide alert up in 2 Samar bays
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines (Philippines News Agency) -- The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources warned that all types of shellfish taken from Cambatutay Bay and Irong-Irong Bay in Samar province are positive of red tide... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
LOOK: PH’s second expedition to the Benham Riseits weeklong exploration to the Benham Rise last month. Experts from the Depar
LOOK: PH’s second expedition to the Benham Rise
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
its weeklong exploration to the Benham Rise last month. Experts from the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR), University of the Philippines (UP), and Oceana Philippines have documented a variety of soft and... Read more
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Daily News
Concerns deeper than the Oceanprotection of coastal and marine resources. National legislation like the Marit
Concerns deeper than the Ocean
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
protection of coastal and marine resources. National legislation like the Maritime Zones Act No. 22 of 1976, Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Act No. 2 of 1996, Coast Conservation Act No. 57 of 1981, Marine Environment Protection Act 2008 etc., are... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
10 Chinese face charges of poachingRepublic Act No. 10654, the newly-amended Philippine Fisheries Code, it was lea
10 Chinese face charges of poaching
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
Republic Act No. 10654, the newly-amended Philippine Fisheries Code, it was learned yesterday. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Region 2 Office identified the foreigners charged as Liang Gui, Su Jia Ying, Zhang Ceng Fu, Wang... Read more
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Newsmax
Hawaiian Islands Debris: Aerial Pics Show Paradise Is a Magnet for International Ocean Trashdebris, but we did find a lot of plastics," said Brian Neilson, aquatic invasiv
Hawaiian Islands Debris: Aerial Pics Show Paradise Is a Magnet for International Ocean Trash
Newsmax / Posted 23 days ago
debris, but we did find a lot of plastics," said Brian Neilson, aquatic invasive species biologist, Hawaii's Division of Aquatic Resources. "This plastic comes from other places in the Pacific. It comes off fishing boats, other islands, other... Read more
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