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The Star
Dugong carcass found off Kg Pendas Lautfishermen spotted the carcass near a mega development project while they were o
Dugong carcass found off Kg Pendas Laut
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
fishermen spotted the carcass near a mega development project while they were out at sea at about 9am on Thursday. Johor Fisheries Department director Zamani Omar said a team of officers is at the scene to investigate. “I have yet to receive a... Read more
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Juneau Empire
State seeks dismissal of lawsuit over governor's admin orderan administrative order they say made substantial legal changes to the agency r
State seeks dismissal of lawsuit over governor's admin order
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 days ago
an administrative order they say made substantial legal changes to the agency regulating entry into the state’s commercial fisheries. Department of Law attorneys, in a court filing, responded this week asking that the case against Walker and the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Prosecuting officers sharpen their skillsknowledge and application of environmental laws. Among the officers involved w
Prosecuting officers sharpen their skills
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
knowledge and application of environmental laws. Among the officers involved were from the Forestry Department, City Hall, Fisheries Department, Sabah Parks, Land and Survey Department, Drainage and Irrigation Department, Wildlife Department and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'No delay' in EU talks over illegal fishingUnreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing. (Photo courtesy EJ Foundation) Relat
'No delay' in EU talks over illegal fishing
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing. (Photo courtesy EJ Foundation) Related Stories The newly appointed chief of the Fisheries Department insists a discussion on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing between Thai and European... Read more
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dna
Sri Lankan navy arrests 21 Tamil Nadu fishermenhailing from Pamban and Thangachimadom near Rameswaram, were also seized by the
Sri Lankan navy arrests 21 Tamil Nadu fishermen
dna / Posted 8 days ago
hailing from Pamban and Thangachimadom near Rameswaram, were also seized by the navy personnel, Assistant Director of Fisheries Department D Gopinath said. The fishermen were arrested while fishing near Katchatheevu, an islet ceded to Sri... Read more
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The Star
Turtles found dead at beach where oil slick spottedhe saw the carcasses yesterday. “I believe the turtles had died several days a
Turtles found dead at beach where oil slick spotted
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
he saw the carcasses yesterday. “I believe the turtles had died several days ago due to the oil slick,” he said. State Fisheries Department director Datuk Adnan Hussain said the dead turtles could be linked to the oil spill but a thorough probe... Read more
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Perth Now
Shark warning for WA’s South Westbetween Cape Naturaliste and Cape Leeuwin “due to continuing shark activity and
Shark warning for WA’s South West
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
between Cape Naturaliste and Cape Leeuwin “due to continuing shark activity and sightings”. Picture: File image THE Fisheries Department has issued a warning for South West beachgoers over the Anzac Day long weekend, with increased shark... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
EU slams govt's fishing 'propaganda campaign'and then deliberation by the National Legislative Assembly, Vice Adm Jumpol sai
EU slams govt's fishing 'propaganda campaign'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
and then deliberation by the National Legislative Assembly, Vice Adm Jumpol said. The Thai government on Wednesday removed Fisheries Department chief Wimol Jantrarotai and accused him of slow progress in addressing illegal fishing amid concerns... Read more
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The Star
Shrimps with banned substance came from neighbouring countriesin 2003. However, he claimed nothing was done to bring these illicit Malaysian
Shrimps with banned substance came from neighbouring countries
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
in 2003. However, he claimed nothing was done to bring these illicit Malaysian traders to book. He called on the Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industries and the Fisheries Department to take over the COO approval process for seafood... Read more
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iol.co.za
Poultry products regulations ‘bad news’Pretoria – The new regulations on brining poultry products published by the agr
Poultry products regulations ‘bad news’
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
Pretoria – The new regulations on brining poultry products published by the agriculture, forestry, and fisheries department on Friday will render chicken unaffordable for many poor people, shrink the local poultry sector, increase unemployment, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cuanza Sul - Sardines Catch Increasesspecies of fish has been fished and attention must be paid to its reproduction,
Cuanza Sul - Sardines Catch Increases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
species of fish has been fished and attention must be paid to its reproduction, since one day it can disappear. According to the provincial fisheries department, last year about 10,427 tons of sardines were fished in the central Cuanza Sul Provi... Read more
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Times of Malta
Court dismisses human rights claims by Italian fishermenof swordfish and fishing bait. This amount, however, did not tally with the res
Court dismisses human rights claims by Italian fishermen
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
of swordfish and fishing bait. This amount, however, did not tally with the results of an inspection carried out by the Fisheries Department. The catch had been sold at the fish market on the following day, on the instructions of the Director... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Fallen law enforcement officers to be honoredof Police Association, the Mississippi Sheriffs Association, the Mississippi Hi
Fallen law enforcement officers to be honored
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
of Police Association, the Mississippi Sheriffs Association, the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the Mississippi Wildlife and Fisheries Department, The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, and the Mississippi Attorney General's Office will participate in... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Fallen law enforcement officers to be honoredof Police Association, the Mississippi Sheriffs Association, the Mississippi Hi
Fallen law enforcement officers to be honored
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
of Police Association, the Mississippi Sheriffs Association, the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the Mississippi Wildlife and Fisheries Department, The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, and the Mississippi Attorney General's Office will participate in... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Fallen law enforcement officers to be honoredof Police Association, the Mississippi Sheriffs Association, the Mississippi Hi
Fallen law enforcement officers to be honored
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
of Police Association, the Mississippi Sheriffs Association, the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the Mississippi Wildlife and Fisheries Department, The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, and the Mississippi Attorney General's Office will participate in... Read more
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The Star
Shrimp and prawn farms being monitored by agenciesthe US FDA on the shrimp and prawns from Malaysia would be looked into from an
Shrimp and prawn farms being monitored by agencies
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
the US FDA on the shrimp and prawns from Malaysia would be looked into from an inter-departmental approach, said Selangor Fisheries Department director Azlisha Ab Aziz. “We will collectively find out about the import alert and take the necessary... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
EU underlines warning to fix fisheriessaid he was unaware of the report, though he conceded the EU was concerned. Sp
EU underlines warning to fix fisheries
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
said he was unaware of the report, though he conceded the EU was concerned. Speaking about the regime's decision to remove Fisheries Department chief Wimol Jantrarotai on Wednesday, the deputy premier said Mr Wimol had made slow progress in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Govt admits tardiness in responding to EU fishing sanctionswill extend its “yellow card” sanctions on the country’s seafood exports. Gen
Govt admits tardiness in responding to EU fishing sanctions
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
will extend its “yellow card” sanctions on the country’s seafood exports. Gen Prayut said at Government House that the Fisheries Department has been slow in implanting solutions to problems of illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing, which... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Ministry plans to make Sabah a 'seafood hub'main producer of the fishery-based products. Minister Datuk Seri Yahya Hussin
Ministry plans to make Sabah a 'seafood hub'
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 14 days ago
main producer of the fishery-based products. Minister Datuk Seri Yahya Hussin who is also Deputy Chief Minister said the Fisheries Department will realise this plan as it is in line with the government agenda to achieve the vision of Malaysia... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
PM casts fisheries chief adriftadd up to a real threat of an EU red card. (Bangkok Post file photo) Related S
PM casts fisheries chief adrift
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
add up to a real threat of an EU red card. (Bangkok Post file photo) Related Stories The regime has decided to remove Fisheries Department chief Wimol Jantrarotai for making slow progress in addressing illegal fishing amid concerns Thailand is... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Fisheries chief removed, PM invokes Section 44has invoked Section 44 of the interim charter to remove Wimol Jantrarotai from
Fisheries chief removed, PM invokes Section 44
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
has invoked Section 44 of the interim charter to remove Wimol Jantrarotai from the position of director-general of the Fisheries Department. Wimol Jantrarotai (Photo supplied by Fisheries Department) Mr Wimol becomes special inspector general... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
No let up in seeking shark banhe said. Sharks are not hunted exclusively for their fins but rather as an "ex
No let up in seeking shark ban
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 days ago
he said. Sharks are not hunted exclusively for their fins but rather as an "extra" catch of the day among fishermen, said Fisheries Department Director-General Datuk Ismail Abu Hassan. He said Malaysian fishermen did not aim to catch sharks.... Read more
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The Telegraph
Heatwave plays extra timeheadquarters of Palamau district, recorded 44.4°C. A dead fish lies on the bed
Heatwave plays extra time
The Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
headquarters of Palamau district, recorded 44.4°C. A dead fish lies on the bed of one of the many dry ponds at the state fisheries department headquarters at Doranda in Ranchi on Tuesday. Picture by Prashant Mitra Seraikela in... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Court date became catch of the day for Rocky barrage anglershe was aware of an alarm sounding. Defence solicitor Mark Platt said Bennett h
Court date became catch of the day for Rocky barrage anglers
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
he was aware of an alarm sounding. Defence solicitor Mark Platt said Bennett had already received a $471 fine from the fisheries department in relation to the offence. He said Gunton believed he could fish in the area as he was a member of a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Abalone worth R9m seized, 2 arrested in WCR9 million in Langebaan. Picture: @SAPoliceService via Twitter. drug bust,abal
Abalone worth R9m seized, 2 arrested in WC
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 days ago
R9 million in Langebaan. Picture: @SAPoliceService via Twitter. drug bust,abalone,Abalone poachers Police, along with Fisheries Department officials, swooped on a smallholding yesterday where they also arrested two men. Dagga plants and... Read more
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16d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ongoing oyster theft forces farmers to install camerasquantities that have been going," he said. "We have surveillance cameras out t
Ongoing oyster theft forces farmers to install cameras
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
quantities that have been going," he said. "We have surveillance cameras out there, we have assistance from the local Fisheries Department and we're asking the public to beware of what happens out there on the waterways. Mr Verdich said the... Read more
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The Star
Penang MMEA detains two Indonesian vessels for illegal fishingdid not have registration numbers and they also did not possess fishing permits
Penang MMEA detains two Indonesian vessels for illegal fishing
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
did not have registration numbers and they also did not possess fishing permits from the director-general of Malaysian Fisheries Department. "Therefore, we arrested the two skippers and 10 crewmen, aged between 16 and 50," he told a press... Read more
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The Courier
The WA shark taleshark was made after repeated sightings of a large great white shark along Duns
The WA shark tale
The Courier / Posted 19 days ago
shark was made after repeated sightings of a large great white shark along Dunsborough beaches. November 27, 2012: The WA Fisheries Department publicly released guidelines as to the circumstances in which it would kill a shark it believed posed a... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
158 for Sabah International Fishing meetcommunity in China and Brunei Darussalam. "This year we also received sponsors
158 for Sabah International Fishing meet
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 20 days ago
community in China and Brunei Darussalam. "This year we also received sponsorship from Pure Fishing Malaysia and the state Fisheries Department," he said. As in previous years, Lingham said all species of Billfish, Humphead Wrasse (Mameng), Sharks... Read more
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The Borneo Post
52 international anglers take part in Miri Deep Sea Fishing TournamentMalaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), Ministry of Tourism Sarawak, Minis
52 international anglers take part in Miri Deep Sea Fishing Tournament
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
Malaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), Ministry of Tourism Sarawak, Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia, Sarawak Fisheries Department and Miri City Council (MCC). According to director general of Malaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bodies of two Gujarati fishermen arrive from Pakistanwere brought to Mumbai by a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight, offic
Bodies of two Gujarati fishermen arrive from Pakistan
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 days ago
were brought to Mumbai by a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight, officials said. A team of four officials of Fisheries Department of the Gujarat Government was sent to Mumbai on Wednesday to take possession of the bodies. The... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Bob McNally's Outdoors Outlookand small grass shrimp baits are collecting hybrids up to 5 pounds. The limit o
Bob McNally's Outdoors Outlook
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 21 days ago
and small grass shrimp baits are collecting hybrids up to 5 pounds. The limit on these stocked linesiders by the state fisheries department is a generous 20 per person, per day, and they are excellent to eat. Jacksonville bass angler Tim Mann... Read more
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The Star
Reclamation dumping mud in their rice bowlas the livelihood of the fishermen was at stake. He urged the state government
Reclamation dumping mud in their rice bowl
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
as the livelihood of the fishermen was at stake. He urged the state government, Penang Department of Environment and the Fisheries Department to make the matter a priority. Many of the 60 fishermen who were present at the press conference... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
No definitive cause of death for male killer whale found off Vancouver IslandU.S. He says a scar from the tag helped to identify the animal, but the taggin
No definitive cause of death for male killer whale found off Vancouver Island
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
U.S. He says a scar from the tag helped to identify the animal, but the tagging injury is considered coincidental. The Fisheries Department also says a birthing defect could have caused the death of a two-week-old female killer whale calf found... Read more
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21d
Balita
Bangladesh's nat'l fish priced like gold ahead of Bengali New Yearrevered fish usually migrate to Bangladeshi rivers from the Bay of Bengal betwe
Bangladesh's nat'l fish priced like gold ahead of Bengali New Year
Balita / Posted 21 days ago
revered fish usually migrate to Bangladeshi rivers from the Bay of Bengal between June and September. According to the fisheries department, Hilsa accounts for about 12 percent of the country's annual fish production and about 450,000 fishermen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Villagers Impound Illegal Fishing BoatsBunda — GUTA villagers in Bunda District, Mara Region, in collaboration with th
Villagers Impound Illegal Fishing Boats
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Bunda — GUTA villagers in Bunda District, Mara Region, in collaboration with the Fisheries Department have arrested five illegal fishing boats with fishing gear. The fishermen were caught at a fish breeding ground closed by the government. Guta... Read more
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The Telegraph
DAM DISTRESScity supply, the receding water level at Hatia Dam has also hit hard the state'
DAM DISTRESS
The Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
city supply, the receding water level at Hatia Dam has also hit hard the state's flagship cage culture. Initiated by the fisheries department a few years ago, the project specialises in breeding fish in a controlled environment before releasing... Read more
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Daily News
Ninety six Indian, nine Lankan fishermen repatriatedby the Sri Lankan Navy personnel on different dates on charges of fishing in th
Ninety six Indian, nine Lankan fishermen repatriated
Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
by the Sri Lankan Navy personnel on different dates on charges of fishing in their territory, Gopinath, Assistant Director Fisheries Department said. The Navy personnel handed over the fishermen to Indian Coast Guard near the International... Read more
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dna
96 Indians and 9 Sri Lankan fishermen repatriated to their countries(49) and Tuticorin (20) districts. “After due investigation and documentation,
96 Indians and 9 Sri Lankan fishermen repatriated to their countries
dna / Posted 24 days ago
(49) and Tuticorin (20) districts. “After due investigation and documentation, the fishermen were handed over to fisheries department as per information received from Commandant, Coast Guard Station Karaikal,” read a Coast Guard... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Lanka repatriate arrested fishermen - newkerala.com #47622Both ships reached Karaikal at 5.p.m. yesterday. After due investigation/docum
India, Lanka repatriate arrested fishermen - newkerala.com #47622
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
Both ships reached Karaikal at 5.p.m. yesterday. After due investigation/documentation, the fishermen were handed over to fisheries department as per information received from Commandant, Coast Guard Station Karaikal. The fishermen were received... Read more
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28d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shark tagging program worth every cent: Joe FrancisIsland.More resources required, say Greens Upper House Greens MP Lynn MacLaren
Shark tagging program worth every cent: Joe Francis
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
Island.More resources required, say Greens Upper House Greens MP Lynn MacLaren welcomed the research. "I applaud the Fisheries Department for conducting and publishing this research because this is authentic information that can inform policy... Read more
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Perth Now
Most great whites in spring, early summerfor ocean users, say the WA Greens party. Fisheries Minister Joe Francis will
Most great whites in spring, early summer
Perth Now / Posted 28 days ago
for ocean users, say the WA Greens party. Fisheries Minister Joe Francis will at midday on Thursday release details of a Fisheries Department study into the movement and patterns of white pointers off the WA coast. The report will reveal spring... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Report for Transport Canada raises alarm over aging coast guard fleethas resulted in an inefficient enforcement regime," said the report. The coast
Report for Transport Canada raises alarm over aging coast guard fleet
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
has resulted in an inefficient enforcement regime," said the report. The coast guard falls under the jurisdiction of the Fisheries Department, where a spokesman said that the review was welcomed. "The coast guard understands the critical... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Report for Transport Canada raises alarm over aging coast guard fleethas resulted in an inefficient enforcement regime,” said the report. The coast
Report for Transport Canada raises alarm over aging coast guard fleet
The Globe and Mail / Posted 30 days ago
has resulted in an inefficient enforcement regime,” said the report. The coast guard falls under the jurisdiction of the Fisheries Department, where no one was immediately available to comment. Similarly, Public Services and Procurement Canada... Read more
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CTV News
Report raises alarm over Canada's aging coast guard shipsoutsourcing or leasing cannot be used to meet short-term requirements. The coa
Report raises alarm over Canada's aging coast guard ships
CTV News / Posted 30 days ago
outsourcing or leasing cannot be used to meet short-term requirements. The coast guard falls under the jurisdiction of the Fisheries Department, where no one was immediately available to comment. Vancouver-based Seaspan Shipyards is planning to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Fisheries Department's Head of Surveillance Trial Counsel Makes Preliminary Objection On Count 2The defence counsel of Ebou Mass Mbye, Head of Monitoring, Control and Surveill
In Fisheries Department's Head of Surveillance Trial Counsel Makes Preliminary Objection On Count 2
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
The defence counsel of Ebou Mass Mbye, Head of Monitoring, Control and Surveillance Unit of the Fisheries Department, yesterday made a preliminary objection on count two of the charge against his client. Defending his objection, Lawyer E Sanneh said... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Audubon Society curlew presentation set for April 14you can become involved in helping North America’s largest shorebird. Janene L
Audubon Society curlew presentation set for April 14
Char-Koosta News / Posted 1 months ago
you can become involved in helping North America’s largest shorebird. Janene Lichtenburg is the Chair of the Wildlife and Fisheries Department at Salish Kootenai College who worked as a wildlife biologist for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai... Read more

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