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Bdnews24.com
22-day ban imposed on Hilsa netting from Oct 12, fishermen to be compensated with ricethe additional secretary. He warned that offenders would be jailed through mob
22-day ban imposed on Hilsa netting from Oct 12, fishermen to be compensated with rice
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
the additional secretary. He warned that offenders would be jailed through mobile courts. According to an estimate of the Department of Fisheries, 385,000 tonnes of Hilsha were produced in the 2014-15 fiscal year. More than 400,000 tones of the... Read more
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BC Local News
New stream helps fish flow in Pacific Rim National Parkor anything else, to be brought through the current down through the culvert.”
New stream helps fish flow in Pacific Rim National Park
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
or anything else, to be brought through the current down through the culvert.” Zharikov said Park staff, along with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, investigated the Wick Road culvert in 1999 and realized it was heavily corroded... Read more
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Aljazeera
Thailand: Reclaiming mangroves for shrimp productionany more," said 53-year-old Preecha Danchulchai, a villager who owns an oyster
Thailand: Reclaiming mangroves for shrimp production
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
any more," said 53-year-old Preecha Danchulchai, a villager who owns an oyster farm a few metres offshore. The Thai Department of Fisheries did not comment on the environmental regulations of the shrimp industry, claiming that the latest... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Government services to eventually require only ID cardof Digital Economy and Society, Public Health Ministry, Department of Employmen
Government services to eventually require only ID card
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
of Digital Economy and Society, Public Health Ministry, Department of Employment, Department of Provincial Administration, Department of Fisheries, Department of Livestock Development, Department of Agricultural Extension, Office of the Basic... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Giving salmon a helping handconstruct the channel. Members of the local fish and game club, the Ministry o
Giving salmon a helping hand
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 5 days ago
construct the channel. Members of the local fish and game club, the Ministry of Forests Lands and Natural Resources, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, the BC Wildlife Federation (BCWF) and the Neskonlith Indian Band participated in the... Read more
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PhysOrg
As sea ice retreats, will wind stir up Atlantic water heat in the Arctic Ocean?up of heat from the inflowing Atlantic water." These were reported in collabor
As sea ice retreats, will wind stir up Atlantic water heat in the Arctic Ocean?
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
up of heat from the inflowing Atlantic water." These were reported in collaboration with Yale University, the Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and the National Oceanography Centre.The new... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya-Pilipinas) e
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 6 days ago
Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang 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... Read more
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The Manila Times
Fisheries department ‘knee-jerk’ reactionDepartment of Agriculture has expressed his misgivings on a move by the House o
Fisheries department ‘knee-jerk’ reaction
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
Department of Agriculture has expressed his misgivings on a move by 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... Read more
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New Kerala
Radha Mohan Singh interacts with the fishers and farmers stakeholders at ICAR- CIFE - newkerala.com #120140the lives of the fishers livelihoods through joint efforts and partnerships. M
Radha Mohan Singh interacts with the fishers and farmers stakeholders at ICAR- CIFE - newkerala.com #120140
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
the lives of the fishers livelihoods through joint efforts and partnerships. M. Gaikwad, Commissioner of Fisheries, Department of Fisheries, Maharashtra spoke on the need for improved value added products from fish by sourcing the same at... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Scientists question whether B.C. fish hatcheries do more harm than goodis occurring despite the best efforts of the Salmonid Enhancement Program (SEP)
Scientists question whether B.C. fish hatcheries do more harm than good
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
is occurring despite the best efforts of the Salmonid Enhancement Program (SEP). Since the program was launched by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) in 1977, more than $1-billion has been spent helping salmon spawn in 23 major... Read more
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Daily Examiner
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
Daily Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which orders you to hold it up so it can check its species and size while photographing your... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Piñol bats for fisheries agencySecretary Emmanuel Piñol urged the House of Representatives to prioritize the p
Piñol bats for fisheries agency
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
Secretary Emmanuel Piñol 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... Read more
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Northern Star
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which orders you to hold it up so it can check its species and size while photographing your... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which orders you to hold it up so it can check its species and size while photographing your... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which orders you to hold it up so it can check its species and size while photographing your... Read more
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Queensland Times
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which orders you to hold it up so it can check its species and size while photographing your... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which orders you to hold it up so it can check its species and size while photographing your... Read more
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News Mail
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
News Mail / Posted 9 days ago
drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which orders you to hold it up so it can check its species and size while photographing your... Read more
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WA Today
Long-awaited report on great whites only deepens mystery of speciesthe state government said would help shape future policy on the species has fai
Long-awaited report on great whites only deepens mystery of species
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
the state government said would help shape future policy on the species has failed to uncover any meaningful trends. The Department of Fisheries report - four years in the making - has done little but highlight how we know almost nothing about... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
FISHING: Do you know which sharks are legal to catch?THE Department of Fisheries is urging fishers to know the laws surrounding catc
FISHING: Do you know which sharks are legal to catch?
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
THE Department of Fisheries is urging fishers to know the laws surrounding catching sharks in Queensland. In tidal waters, up to three fishing lines with up to six hooks in total (in any configuration) are permitted, with an artificial fly or lure... Read more
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Queensland Times
FISHING: Do you know which sharks are legal to catch?THE Department of Fisheries is urging fishers to know the laws surrounding catc
FISHING: Do you know which sharks are legal to catch?
Queensland Times / Posted 10 days ago
THE Department of Fisheries is urging fishers to know the laws surrounding catching sharks in Queensland. In tidal waters, up to three fishing lines with up to six hooks in total (in any configuration) are permitted, with an artificial fly or lure... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipino fishermen among the poorest in the country, says Senator Pangilinanfisher folk are among the poorest due to lack of clear-cut agenda for the secto
Filipino fishermen among the poorest in the country, says Senator Pangilinan
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
fisher folk are among the poorest 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... Read more
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The Tyee
In Prince Rupert, Making Sure Salmon Stay in (Elementary) Schooltake students] down to the docks and have an outdoor day. We did it in celebrat
In Prince Rupert, Making Sure Salmon Stay in (Elementary) School
The Tyee / Posted 12 days ago
take students] down to the docks and have an outdoor day. We did it in celebration of World Oceans Day. I talked to DFO [Department of Fisheries and Oceans] and the local search and marine rescue to bring some of their boats down there and talk... Read more
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BC Local News
Entangled Juvenile Humpback rescued by trained DFO staffThe Department of Fisheries and Oceans was called into action to rescue a juven
Entangled Juvenile Humpback rescued by trained DFO staff
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
The Department of Fisheries and Oceans was called into action to rescue a juvenile Humpback whale near Klemtu on Sept. 12. The whale, estimated to be under three years of age, was caught up in an anchor line near one of Marine Harvest's empty... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Creation of separate fisheries dep’t pushed; Senate sets hearingthe Senate Committee on Agriculture and Food, is set to conduct the first heari
Creation of separate fisheries dep’t pushed; Senate sets hearing
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Food, is set to conduct the first hearing on separate measures seeking to create Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DFAR) tomorrow (September 15). Pangilinan said he wants a new Cabinet-level... Read more
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WA Today
Shark warning after whale carcasses wash ashore near Bremer BayBay, Cont The decomposing carcass could act as an attractant to sharks, causin
Shark warning after whale carcasses wash ashore near Bremer Bay
WA Today / Posted 13 days ago
Bay, Cont The decomposing carcass could act as an attractant to sharks, causing them to come close to the shore. The Department of Fisheries has warned people to exercise additional caution in the Triglow Beach area. Department of Parks and... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Illegal fishing persists, with lack of enforcement on Fraser, group claimsa fishing shutdown in effect since mid-August. "We are very concerned with the
Illegal fishing persists, with lack of enforcement on Fraser, group claims
Abbotsford News / Posted 14 days ago
a fishing shutdown in effect since mid-August. "We are very concerned with the perceived lack of enforcement by [the Department of Fisheries and Oceans] DFO, particularly during the night," reads a statement provided to The News by an... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bill seeks creation of dep’t of fisheriesSEN. FRANCIS “Kiko” Pangilinan, chair of the Senate agriculture committee, has
Bill seeks creation of dep’t of fisheries
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
SEN. FRANCIS “Kiko” Pangilinan, chair of the Senate agriculture committee, has filed a bill seeking to create a Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, removing the current Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources from the Department of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Canadian scientists studying microplastics in Arctic watersto find out if, and how prevalent they are in Canada’s remote Arctic waters. S
Canadian scientists studying microplastics in Arctic waters
WWLP Springfield / Posted 16 days ago
to find out if, and how prevalent they are in Canada’s remote Arctic waters. Since July, researchers and staff with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans have been gathering and filtering thousands of liters of water while cruising through four... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fish Seed Farming in Lunda Sulfor the acquisition of sexual conversion of female fingerlings to males that ar
Fish Seed Farming in Lunda Sul
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
for the acquisition of sexual conversion of female fingerlings to males that are faster in reproduction. The head of the Department of Fisheries of the Ministry of Agriculture in Lunda Sul said that as the fries started to grow, the number of... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
More tree cutting at Pitt Meadows airportauthorization the airport needs to cut trees. The YPK manager answered that he
More tree cutting at Pitt Meadows airport
Maple Ridge News / Posted 17 days ago
authorization the airport needs to cut trees. The YPK manager answered that he informs the city, dike inspector, and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, as best practices, but added, “Essentially, we have the authority to take them... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Department of Fisheries sails towardsAn exclusive interview with Dr. Adisorn Promthep, Director General of the Depar
Department of Fisheries sails towards
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
An exclusive interview with Dr. Adisorn Promthep, Director General of the Department of Fisheries, on the role and achievements of the Department in salvaging the labour situation in Thailand's fishery industry. Dr. Adisorn Promthep exploitation is... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Campground closed at north end of Chilko Lakeare hoping by next week it will pick up and there will be more fish,” William s
Campground closed at north end of Chilko Lake
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
are hoping by next week it will pick up and there will be more fish,” William said. “The TNG have been working with the department of fisheries and we know the water in the Fraser River is warmer because there was less snow.” Some of the salmon... Read more
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BC Local News
See a blow? Go slowwhales have been entangled at some point in their lives. If you encounter a hu
See a blow? Go slow
BC Local News / Posted 19 days ago
whales have been entangled at some point in their lives. If you encounter a humpback that is entangled, contact the Department of Fisheries and Oceans incident line (1-800-465-4336) immediately with the location of the whale, and stay with... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
See a blow? Go slowwhales have been entangled at some point in their lives. If you encounter a hu
See a blow? Go slow
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
whales have been entangled at some point in their lives. If you encounter a humpback that is entangled, contact the Department of Fisheries and Oceans incident line (1-800-465-4336) immediately with the location of the whale, and stay with... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Chinook preservation critical: Omega Pacific Hatcheryin 1982, they’ve been declining ever since. On Vancouver Island, the problem i
Chinook preservation critical: Omega Pacific Hatchery
Alberni Valley News / Posted 19 days ago
in 1982, they’ve been declining ever since. On Vancouver Island, the problem is particularly troubling. According to a Department of Fisheries and Oceans assessment of Vancouver Island chinook in 2012, “the status of west coast Vancouver Island... Read more
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BC Local News
Chinook preservation critical: Omega Pacific Hatcheryin 1982, they’ve been declining ever since. On Vancouver Island, the problem i
Chinook preservation critical: Omega Pacific Hatchery
BC Local News / Posted 19 days ago
in 1982, they’ve been declining ever since. On Vancouver Island, the problem is particularly troubling. According to a Department of Fisheries and Oceans assessment of Vancouver Island chinook in 2012, “the status of west coast Vancouver Island... Read more
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Surfers Village
Surfer knocked from board by shark in Western Australiato my lil brother Logan for instantly paddling across yelling 'punch it' and th
Surfer knocked from board by shark in Western Australia
Surfers Village / Posted 20 days ago
to my lil brother Logan for instantly paddling across yelling 'punch it' and throwing me his board - saving my life. “ The Department of Fisheries says officers will conduct patrols there on Tuesday morning and continue to monitor the area while... Read more
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News.com.au
Shark knocks WA surfer off his boardshark warning was issued on Monday evening for Injidup beach following the inci
Shark knocks WA surfer off his board
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
shark warning was issued on Monday evening for Injidup beach following the incident, but the beach remains open. The Department of Fisheries has reported an "unprecedented" number of shark sightings since June, with the majority of the more... Read more
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WA Today
Shark shadows Dunsborough dad's dinghy, bites motorclose encounter with shark She had to wait a while, as the shark obligingly st
Shark shadows Dunsborough dad's dinghy, bites motor
WA Today / Posted 20 days ago
close encounter with shark She had to wait a while, as the shark obligingly stuck around for a 10-minute photo shoot. Department of Fisheries Shark Response Unit manager Lisa Clack said the department had been collecting consolidated data... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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The Young Witness
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
The Young Witness / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
Western Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
Kiama Independent / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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Manning River Times
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
Manning River Times / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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The North West Star
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
The North West Star / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
The Border Mail / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sight
'Punch it!': South West surfer survives shark attack thanks to 'lil bro'
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
from shore at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance. There's been over 60 shark sightings off WA's coast in recent weeks with the Department of Fisheries even closing a stretch of coastline in Perth's northern suburbs over what it called "an unprecedented... Read more
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