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Campbell River Mirror
New downtown mural brings sea life to Pier StreetMany Campbell Riverites may not know that there is an aquatic health research l
New downtown mural brings sea life to Pier Street
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 55 minutes ago
Many Campbell Riverites may not know that there is an aquatic health research laboratory located in downtown Campbell River. The BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences (BC CAHS) would like to change that. Funding has recently been secured for the... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Guv allays red tide fear in CapizThe provincial government of Capiz dispelled fears that the red tide alert rais
Guv allays red tide fear in Capiz
The Daily Guardian / Posted 5 hours ago
The provincial government of Capiz dispelled fears that the red tide alert raised in the coastal waters of Roxas City and Ivisan town will affect the seafood industry. A text message from the office of Capiz Governor Victor Tanco said the alert is... Read more
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Balita
Commercial fishing for pelagic fishes in Davao Gulf begins September 1, 2015 5:23 am DAVAO CITY, Aug. 31 — The Bureau of Fisheries and
Commercial fishing for pelagic fishes in Davao Gulf begins
Balita / Posted 22 hours ago
September 1, 2015 5:23 am DAVAO CITY, Aug. 31 — The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) National Director and Undersecretary Asis Perez on Monday declared September 1, this... Read more
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Sun Star
Seaweed farming tools for fisherfolkGENERAL SANTOS CITY -- A small fishermen association in this city received aid
Seaweed farming tools for fisherfolk
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
GENERAL SANTOS CITY -- A small fishermen association in this city received aid from the city government and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). The Baluan Fisherfolk Association received 20 sets of seaweeds farming implements from... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Capiz shellfish test positive for red tideMANILA – The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources has warned fishermen aga
Capiz shellfish test positive for red tide
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
MANILA – The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources has warned fishermen against harvesting shellfish taken from Sapian Bay in Capiz. This comes after the bay tested positive for the presence of red tide toxins. Based on the monitoring of BFAR... Read more
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Rappler
Treasures of the Sulu Sea threatenedBIODIVERSITY. Fish biomass in Cagayancillo’s waters stands at 137 metric tonnes
Treasures of the Sulu Sea threatened
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
BIODIVERSITY. Fish biomass in Cagayancillo’s waters stands at 137 metric tonnes per square kilometer – an increase of 43% from when fish biomass was calculated at 96 tonnes per square kilometer six years ago. Photo by: Sophia... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Dolphin napadpad sa baybayin ng La UnionNagbayanihan ang mga residente para iligtas ang isang na-stranded na dolphin sa
Dolphin napadpad sa baybayin ng La Union
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 8 days ago
Nagbayanihan ang mga residente para iligtas ang isang na-stranded na dolphin sa baybayin ng Payocpoc Norte West sa Bauang, La Union. Maraming gasgas ang naturang dolphin. Ayon sa Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Region 1,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sign NAQS Bill to Safe Farmers-StakeholdersThe recent spate of rejection of the Nigerian agricultural products at the inte
Sign NAQS Bill to Safe Farmers-Stakeholders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The recent spate of rejection of the Nigerian agricultural products at the international markets brings to the fore, agitations for President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) bill. The executive bill... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Ethanol plant suspended, fined P350,000August 16, 2015 Environmnt authorities suspended the operations of an ethanol
Ethanol plant suspended, fined P350,000
Negros Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
August 16, 2015 Environmnt authorities suspended the operations of an ethanol plant of Universal Robina Sugar Milling Corp. (URSUMCO) after finding that its untreated wastewater caused fishkill that economically dislocated 200 fishing families in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
DEEP’s Saltwater Fishing Day set for SaturdayFrom a press release: HARTFORD — Two of the Connecticut's Department of Energy
DEEP’s Saltwater Fishing Day set for Saturday
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
From a press release: HARTFORD — Two of the Connecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) premier family centric programs; No Child Left Inside® and the Connecticut Aquatic Resources Education (CARE) program, are teaming up... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
DA photo release: Stronger than everDepartment of Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala and Kingdom of Thailand’s
DA photo release: Stronger than ever
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 18 days ago
Department of Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala and Kingdom of Thailand’s Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives His Excellency Petipong Pungbun Na Ayudya, re-affirm their commitment to a more robust relation between their two nations,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Commercial fish operators protest revised lawCOMMERCIAL fish workers ready their gear in a port in Lucena City. DELFIN T. MA
Commercial fish operators protest revised law
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
COMMERCIAL fish workers ready their gear in a port in Lucena City. DELFIN T. MALLARI JR./INQUIRER SOUTHERN LUZON LUCENA CITY—Commercial fishing operators and fish traders warned of a nationwide protest against the implementation of the amended... Read more
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Sun Star
Support to ‘closed fishing season’ at Davao Gulf pushedA DAVAO City lawmaker urged on Tuesday the City Council to support the "closed
Support to ‘closed fishing season’ at Davao Gulf pushed
Sun Star / Posted 21 days ago
A DAVAO City lawmaker urged on Tuesday the City Council to support the "closed fishing season" campaign at Davao Gulf of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (Bfar)-Davao. Bfar-Davao is now on its second year in implementing the so-called... Read more
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Minda News
Resolution supporting closed season in Davao Gulf filedDAVAO CITY (MindaNews/11 August) — A city councilor on Tuesday filed a resoluti
Resolution supporting closed season in Davao Gulf filed
Minda News / Posted 21 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/11 August) — A city councilor on Tuesday filed a resolution supporting the implementation of a three-month closed season policy for the Davao Gulf. In her privilege speech, Councilor Rachel P. Zozobrado said the three-month... Read more
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Minda News
Displaced fishers build own boats with grant from DOLEGENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/11 August) — Four months after receiving a P2.04
Displaced fishers build own boats with grant from DOLE
Minda News / Posted 21 days ago
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/11 August) — Four months after receiving a P2.04-million livelihood grant from the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), a group of displaced fishermen and workers here is now ready to embark on their own fishing... Read more
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Rappler
Help choose outstanding government workersThis is a press release from the Civil Service Commission MANILA, Philippines
Help choose outstanding government workers
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
This is a press release from the Civil Service Commission MANILA, Philippines – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) has released the names of semi-finalists in the 2015 Search for Outstanding Public Officials and Employees and is asking the public to... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
DOLE-funded fishing vessels completedFrom the Department of Labor and Employment Four months after being awarded a
DOLE-funded fishing vessels completed
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 21 days ago
From the Department of Labor and Employment Four months after being awarded a P2.04 million grant by the Department of Labor and Employment under its DOLE Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Employment Program (DILEEP), 148 displaced fishermen from... Read more
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Balita
BFAR bans harvesting, eating of shellfish in Balita Bay in DavOr; Irong-Irong Bay and Cambatutay Bay in Western Samar; coastal waters of Dauis, Bohol and Milagros, Masbate August 11, 2015 5:27 am MANILA, Aug. 10 — The Bureau of Fisheries and...
BFAR bans harvesting, eating of shellfish in Balita Bay in DavOr; Irong-Irong Bay and Cambatutay Bay in Western Samar; coastal waters of Dauis, Bohol and Milagros, Masbate
Balita / Posted 21 days ago
August 11, 2015 5:27 am MANILA, Aug. 10 — The Bureau of Fisheries and... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Conservation MattersSave the world's ancient mariners Last week, photos of a man at the top of a t
Conservation Matters
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
Save the world's ancient mariners Last week, photos of a man at the top of a tied marine turtle became viral in the Internet. A certain Jose Lastimado from Marabut town in Samar province uploaded in Facebook the photos of him proudly sitting on top... Read more
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Sun Star
Agri department gives P50-M aid to farmers, fishersSOME P50 million worth of support interventions on agriculture and fishery sect
Agri department gives P50-M aid to farmers, fishers
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
SOME P50 million worth of support interventions on agriculture and fishery sector have been turned-over by the Department of Agriculture (DA) to the Provincial Government of Davao Oriental. Among the support interventions provided were corn seeds,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Kamla: PP manifesto not same as PNM’s ‘Vision 2020’The People’s Partnership (PP) 2015 general election manifesto is geared to tack
Kamla: PP manifesto not same as PNM’s ‘Vision 2020’
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
The People’s Partnership (PP) 2015 general election manifesto is geared to tackling the country’s number one problem—crime—and police will be mandated to roll out plans to deal with “hotspots” within 30 days of a new PP administration, according to... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Bais ethanol plant ‘liable’ in fish killAugust 02, 2015 Based on the results of the laboratory analysis by a team from
Bais ethanol plant ‘liable’ in fish kill
Negros Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
August 02, 2015 Based on the results of the laboratory analysis by a team from the Bureau of Fishery and Aquatic Resources, the water discharge from the plant operated by the URC Fuel Ethanol Company in TamisuBais City, which smelled like rancid acid... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Dolphin found dead in CamSurCAMARINES SUR – A dolphin that was found near the Ragay Gulf on Saturday has di
Dolphin found dead in CamSur
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 28 days ago
CAMARINES SUR – A dolphin that was found near the Ragay Gulf on Saturday has died. According to veterinarians from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), the Risso's dolphin was 2.6 meters long and weighed about 300 kilos. The... Read more
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Sun Star
All activities involving sharks illegalACTIVITIES of any kind involving sharks, whether whole or body parts, are now p
All activities involving sharks illegal
Sun Star / Posted 29 days ago
ACTIVITIES of any kind involving sharks, whether whole or body parts, are now prohibited, according to the newly amended ordinance of the Province. The Cebu Provincial Board (PB) amended for the second time the Provincial Fisheries and Aquatic... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
State of fish and fishersThe President’s last State-of-the-Nation Address, as we expected, was an attemp
State of fish and fishers
Manila Standard Today / Posted 1 months ago
The President’s last State-of-the-Nation Address, as we expected, was an attempt to capture the gains of his administration. While I wish his report were more coherent, I trust that the accomplishments he recounted are real. While doing my rounds of... Read more
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Daily News
[Cabinet Decisions]-Renovation of Places of Worship damaged by the earthquake in Nepal According t
[Cabinet Decisions]-
Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
Renovation of Places of Worship damaged by the earthquake in Nepal According to the approval granted by the Cabinet, the Buddhist Temple in Swayambhunath and the Rato machindranath Hindu Kovil in Lalitpur, which were damaged by the earthquake in... Read more
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Minda News
P1.4-B farm, fishery equipment turned over in Region 12KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews/30 July) — The Department of Agriculture (DA) distrib
P1.4-B farm, fishery equipment turned over in Region 12
Minda News / Posted 1 months ago
KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews/30 July) — The Department of Agriculture (DA) distributed here on Thursday around P1.4 billion worth of farm and fishery equipment as well as financial grants for various priority agriculture-related projects in parts of... Read more

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