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News.com.au
Shark attack: Surfer attacked at Falcon, near Mandurahabout 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involv
Shark attack: Surfer attacked at Falcon, near Mandurah
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
about 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involved in the incident is not yet known. A Fisheries Department spokesman said its officers were aware of the incident and investigating but he was unable to comment... Read more
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Herald Sun
Shark attack victim ‘fighting for life’about 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involv
Shark attack victim ‘fighting for life’
Herald Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
about 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involved in the incident is not yet known. A Fisheries Department spokesman said its officers were aware of the incident and investigating but he was unable to comment... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Shark attack victim had leg ‘bitten off’about 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involv
Shark attack victim had leg ‘bitten off’
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 hours ago
about 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involved in the incident is not yet known. A Fisheries Department spokesman said its officers were aware of the incident and investigating but he was unable to comment... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Shark attack victim had leg ‘bitten off’about 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involv
Shark attack victim had leg ‘bitten off’
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
about 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involved in the incident is not yet known. A Fisheries Department spokesman said its officers were aware of the incident and investigating but he was unable to comment... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Shark attack victim had leg ‘bitten off’about 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involv
Shark attack victim had leg ‘bitten off’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
about 1.8km offshore at nearby Pyramids Beach. But the species of shark involved in the incident is not yet known. A Fisheries Department spokesman said its officers were aware of the incident and investigating but he was unable to comment... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
There’s something fishy in this Bengaluru’s lakes!, who believe that the only solution is to completely eradicate the species fro
There’s something fishy in this Bengaluru’s lakes!
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
, who believe that the only solution is to completely eradicate the species from all the state’s wetlands as has been attempted by the Andhra Pradesh Fisheries Department, which has taken drastic action to destroy all stocks of the fish since... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimoa court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Stee
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Surrey Leader / Posted 3 days ago
a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer in the act. According to a tweet by the fisheries department (@DFO_Pacific), fisheries officers used “video surveillance/phone records” to catch Steer. Steer was... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimoa court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Stee
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 3 days ago
a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer in the act. According to a tweet by the fisheries department (@DFO_Pacific), fisheries officers used “video surveillance/phone records” to catch Steer. Steer was... Read more
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BC Local News
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimoa court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Stee
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer in the act. According to a tweet by the fisheries department (@DFO_Pacific), fisheries officers used “video surveillance/phone records” to catch Steer. Steer was... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimoa court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Stee
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Comox Valley Record / Posted 3 days ago
a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer in the act. According to a tweet by the fisheries department (@DFO_Pacific), fisheries officers used “video surveillance/phone records” to catch Steer. Steer was... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimoa court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Stee
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer in the act. According to a tweet by the fisheries department (@DFO_Pacific), fisheries officers used “video surveillance/phone records” to catch Steer. Steer was... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimoa court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Stee
Banned commercial fisher arrested at sea in Nanaimo
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
a court-ordered ban. And it was technology that played a part in catching Steer in the act. According to a tweet by the fisheries department (@DFO_Pacific), fisheries officers used “video surveillance/phone records” to catch Steer. Steer was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Happy 2nd Italian marine allowed to go home, says Kerala fisherman’s widowshe was thankful to the Italian government for the help rendered to her. The s
Happy 2nd Italian marine allowed to go home, says Kerala fisherman’s widow
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
she was thankful to the Italian government for the help rendered to her. The state government also offered a job to her in fisheries department in Kollam. Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan, however, criticised the centre’s decision to go soft on the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
New agility course, alternate swimming spot planned for BREC's Burbank Dog Parkit would be an issue with the pond. However, he did tell visitors at the park t
New agility course, alternate swimming spot planned for BREC's Burbank Dog Park
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
it would be an issue with the pond. However, he did tell visitors at the park they would consult the state's Wildlife and Fisheries Department to monitor for any harmful animals. "We take care of the two legged and the four legged all at the same... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Govt revamps illegal fishing command hubNa Areenij as head of the centre. Under the new structure, the Agriculture and
Govt revamps illegal fishing command hub
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
Na Areenij as head of the centre. Under the new structure, the Agriculture and Cooperatives Ministry, particularly its Fisheries Department, will be the key organisation overseeing the centre, CCCIF spokesman Chumpol Lumpiganon said, adding the... Read more
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iol.co.za
3 more Chinese fishing vessels arrestedthis vessel. This vessel did not have any permit, and was also instructed to go
3 more Chinese fishing vessels arrested
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
this vessel. This vessel did not have any permit, and was also instructed to go to East London,” the statement said. The Fisheries Department said it was considering several charges, including illegal possession of fishing gear, failing to comply... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Artemia, the Best Feed for Fish Larvaefarmers import the feeds from foreign countries, making the cost even higher,"
Artemia, the Best Feed for Fish Larvae
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
farmers import the feeds from foreign countries, making the cost even higher," said Mary Opiyo, a Senior Scientist at the Fisheries Department. Prof Gilbert Van Stappen from the Laboratory and Aquaculture Artemia Reference centre at Belgium-based... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Disabled veterans finding doors shut to jobs in federal civil servicebe able to transfer to any other open government position for which they are qu
Disabled veterans finding doors shut to jobs in federal civil service
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
be able to transfer to any other open government position for which they are qualified, just as someone who works in the Fisheries Department can transfer to Immigration. But a soldier without a medical release, instead, must start at zero, he... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Joint operation nets three foreign vessels on East London watersPhakisa. We are also looking into the sudden influx of these vessels in our wat
Joint operation nets three foreign vessels on East London waters
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
Phakisa. We are also looking into the sudden influx of these vessels in our waters, “ said Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Department (Daff) Minister Senzeni Zokwana in a statement yesterday. The vessels are under guard in East London... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prawit: EU extends fishing cleanup grace periodthe EU, Thailand has instigated new licence and monitoring systems for fishing
Prawit: EU extends fishing cleanup grace period
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
the EU, Thailand has instigated new licence and monitoring systems for fishing vessels, the director general of the Thai Fisheries Department, Adisorn Promthep, told Reuters last week in Brussels. The government has also tightened regulations... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
3 Chinese fishing trawlers escorted to East London harbourof illegal activity have been docked at the East London Harbour following a joi
3 Chinese fishing trawlers escorted to East London harbour
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
of illegal activity have been docked at the East London Harbour following a joint operation by the SA Navy and the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Department spokesperson Bomikazi Molapo said two trawlers were spotted on... Read more
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iol.co.za
'Government allowing Chinese to rape our ocean'and is experiencing major financial constrictions, so it would have been better
'Government allowing Chinese to rape our ocean'
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
and is experiencing major financial constrictions, so it would have been better if Ezemvelo continued Malapo said: “(The fisheries department) will manage KZN after the expiry of the contract. “We want to allay the fears of everyone concerned by... Read more
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The Star
Group working to rid nets trapping turtlesDUNGUN: A conservation group is working with the state Fisheries Department to
Group working to rid nets trapping turtles
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
DUNGUN: A conservation group is working with the state Fisheries Department to carry out enforcement against illegal nets trapping turtles off the Terengganu coast. Lang Tengah Turtle Watch raised enough funds to cover petrol and personnel costs for... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dogs removed from 'parasitic' Chinese trawler in Cape Townthat is being held at Cape Town harbour for alleged illegal fishing. The Lu Hu
Dogs removed from 'parasitic' Chinese trawler in Cape Town
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
that is being held at Cape Town harbour for alleged illegal fishing. The Lu Huang Yuan Yu 186 vessel, escorted by the fisheries department at the weekend, was part of a foreign fleet of nine initially picked up around Port Edward. Animal... Read more
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New Kerala
Himachal propagating mahseer fish for conservation - newkerala.com #65101The population of the golden mahseer, hunted for sport and food, is declining i
Himachal propagating mahseer fish for conservation - newkerala.com #65101
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
The population of the golden mahseer, hunted for sport and food, is declining in rivers of Himachal Pradesh, prompting the fisheries department to begin an artificial propagation programme for its rehabilitation and conservation. A hatchery with... Read more
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CTV News
Whale are you? App helps track down elusive right whalesanimals that are a staple of the right whale diet. Cathy Merriman, a species a
Whale are you? App helps track down elusive right whales
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
animals that are a staple of the right whale diet. Cathy Merriman, a species at risk biologist with the Federal Fisheries Department, said zooplankton data collected for years by federal scientists in Quebec will be used to test that... Read more
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iafrica.com
Navy abandons search for illegal vesselsSABC, two more suspicious vessels were spotted around the Eastern Cape coastlin
Navy abandons search for illegal vessels
iafrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
SABC, two more suspicious vessels were spotted around the Eastern Cape coastline and a team was dispatched to investigate. Fisheries Department Director General, Siphokazi Ndudane, said that the navy had called off their search as the vessels had... Read more
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The Star
Village leader hails move to check dwindling cockle numberssaid. Apart from strengthening enforcement to curb rampant cockle thefts at fa
Village leader hails move to check dwindling cockle numbers
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
said. Apart from strengthening enforcement to curb rampant cockle thefts at farms, Sow said the authorities, such as the Fisheries Department should consider bringing existing farms closer to the shore to increase the shellfish produce. “Farmers... Read more
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The Star
Cockle trade threatenedPUTRAJAYA: The multi-million ringgit Malaysian cockle breeding industry is on t
Cockle trade threatened
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The multi-million ringgit Malaysian cockle breeding industry is on the verge of collapse, and the Fisheries Department wants a ban on harvesting during peak spawning season to revive the swiftly falling numbers. At its peak in 2005,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Former NSW Labor minister Eddie Obeid's criminal trial beginsprivate company Circular Quay Restaurants Pty Limited. The leases were bought i
Former NSW Labor minister Eddie Obeid's criminal trial begins
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
private company Circular Quay Restaurants Pty Limited. The leases were bought in late 2002. Mr Dunn had been head of the Fisheries Department when Mr Obeid was the Fisheries Minister. "Cash receipts from those businesses were regularly collected... Read more
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The Star
Fisheries Dept urged to explore methods to prevent turtle deathsDUNGUN: The state Fisheries Department should look into other ways of preventin
Fisheries Dept urged to explore methods to prevent turtle deaths
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
DUNGUN: The state Fisheries Department should look into other ways of preventing turtle deaths besides enforcing the ban against illegal fishing nets. Citing recent studies carried out by Exeter University in Britain, Lang Tengah Turtle Watch... Read more
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CTV News
Owner of once notorious MV Farley Mowat found in contempt of courtlimit, but Hearn said the Fisheries Act gave the federal government the authori
Owner of once notorious MV Farley Mowat found in contempt of court
CTV News / Posted 15 days ago
limit, but Hearn said the Fisheries Act gave the federal government the authority to take action beyond that line. The Fisheries Department later said its 98-metre icebreaker CCGS Des Groseilliers was "grazed" twice by the Farley Mowat during a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Illegal fishing vessel held in Cape Town harbourmade it unsafe for inspectors to launch a boat. Inspectors questioned the crew
Illegal fishing vessel held in Cape Town harbour
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
made it unsafe for inspectors to launch a boat. Inspectors questioned the crew via radio. The crew had not notified the fisheries department they would be moving through SA waters. They had not applied for permits either. Police were... Read more
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iol.co.za
Suspected illegal fishing vessels in SA watersCape Town – The fisheries department has boarded a suspected illegal fishing ve
Suspected illegal fishing vessels in SA waters
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Cape Town – The fisheries department has boarded a suspected illegal fishing vessel and is bringing it to Cape Town harbour where it is expected to berth on Saturday. Earlier this week, the agriculture, forestry, and fisheries department spotted... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Forces join to hunt trawlersIt’s action stations for the SA Navy, Fisheries Department and SA Police Servic
Forces join to hunt trawlers
Daily Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
It’s action stations for the SA Navy, Fisheries Department and SA Police Services who are on the hunt for eight fleeing fishing trawlers suspected of plundering South African waters. In a dramatic statement late yesterday, Bomikazi Molapo, spokesman... Read more
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New Kerala
Goa AAP demands judicial probe into lathicharge on fisherfolk - newkerala.com #63128Mandovi river, paralysing marine traffic, including passage of barges and casin
Goa AAP demands judicial probe into lathicharge on fisherfolk - newkerala.com #63128
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Mandovi river, paralysing marine traffic, including passage of barges and casino ferry boats. They had also rallied at the Fisheries Department's director's office. Late Thursday, police allegedly lathicharged the fisherfolk. Parsekar denied the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Uproar over Chinese fleet’s ‘disappearance’ on coastthe chances, really, that each and every one of these vessels is not loaded to
Uproar over Chinese fleet’s ‘disappearance’ on coast
Daily Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
the chances, really, that each and every one of these vessels is not loaded to the hilt with our sardines?” The national fisheries department did not respond to Daily Dispatch e-mails yesterday, but the SA Deep-Sea Trawling Industry Association... Read more
19d
The Hindu
Following fish kill, BBMP cleaning lakesewage and garbage dumped into storm water drains being washed into the lake du
Following fish kill, BBMP cleaning lake
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
sewage and garbage dumped into storm water drains being washed into the lake during rain. Another factor is that the Fisheries Department issues tenders for fish breeding. “There are very irregular varieties of fish for ornamental purposes... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Deep-sea fishermen landing catch in neighbouring countries will lose licenceof deep-sea fishing boats will lose their licence if they insist on landing the
Deep-sea fishermen landing catch in neighbouring countries will lose licence
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
of deep-sea fishing boats will lose their licence if they insist on landing their catch in neighbouring countries. Fisheries Department director-general Datuk Ismail Abu Hassan said since the implementation of the prohibition last year, his... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Transport Ministry to recover wreckageSabtu added, however, that the device had so far failed to locate any sign of t
Transport Ministry to recover wreckage
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
Sabtu added, however, that the device had so far failed to locate any sign of the downed chopper. He also said the Fisheries Department had notified searchers of the presence of a crocodile sanctuary in the area (Pulau Seduku), meaning that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
County to Revive Fish Industry As Farmers Earn Sh66 Millionto 400. To maintain a steady supply of the fish and enhance co-management of t
County to Revive Fish Industry As Farmers Earn Sh66 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
to 400. To maintain a steady supply of the fish and enhance co-management of the only fresh water lake in the county, the Fisheries Department acquired four patrol motor boats and restocked the lake with over 100,000 fingerlings. Lake Naivasha is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dasnois v Survè in the Fight for Press Freedomof Survè companies, Sekunjalo Marine Services Consortium, had benefited from th
Dasnois v Survè in the Fight for Press Freedom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
of Survè companies, Sekunjalo Marine Services Consortium, had benefited from the irregular issuing of a tender by the Fisheries Department. Survè is the CEO of Sekunjalo Holdings, the controlling shareholder of Sekunjalo Independent Media,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
R2K plans to picket outside Labour Court over press freedoma front page story about the Public Protector's findings that a company owned b
R2K plans to picket outside Labour Court over press freedom
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 days ago
a front page story about the Public Protector's findings that a company owned by Survè had benefited from an irregular Fisheries Department tender. Madiba’s death was covered in a wraparound editorial supplement, a move Dasnois’s bosses were... Read more
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WA Today
Shark tag program gets $1.5 million state budget boost860 sharks already tagged, including more than 220 white sharks," Mr Francis sa
Shark tag program gets $1.5 million state budget boost
WA Today / Posted 22 days ago
860 sharks already tagged, including more than 220 white sharks," Mr Francis said. "Budget funding will also enable the fisheries department to continue tagging sharks." The minister said the SharkSmart's website would continue to provide all... Read more
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The Star
More debris found as SAR team narrows search areausing drones from the Civil Defence Department to assist to search for the wrec
More debris found as SAR team narrows search area
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
using drones from the Civil Defence Department to assist to search for the wreckage. “We are also asking for help from the Fisheries Department to use trawl nets to pick up possible debris in the water,” he told reporters at the SAR operations... Read more
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The Star
SAR manpower to be doubled, says Sarawak police chiefDepartment to assist our operations in searching for wreckage from the helicopt
SAR manpower to be doubled, says Sarawak police chief
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
Department to assist our operations in searching for wreckage from the helicopter. "We are also asking for help from the Fisheries Department to use trawl nets to pick up possible debris in the water," he told reporters at the SAR operations... Read more
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The Star
Fishermen baffled by poor daily catchthe anchors of their boats would be covered with black silt emitting foul smell
Fishermen baffled by poor daily catch
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
the anchors of their boats would be covered with black silt emitting foul smells. He urged the National Hydraulic Research Institute of Malaysia, the Fisheries Department, and the Department of Environment to conduct immediate inve... Read more
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The Star
Nad Zainal only to share good news when it has been confirmedanimal was found along Pendas Laut beach in Gelang Patah, Johor Baru on Thursda
Nad Zainal only to share good news when it has been confirmed
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
animal was found along Pendas Laut beach in Gelang Patah, Johor Baru on Thursday before it was brought to the jetty. Johor Fisheries Department head Zamani Omar said several officers were immediately sent to the scene. “Based on the wounds, we... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
92 illegal bagang demolishedMunusamy, said the operation was also focused on bagang operating outside the p
92 illegal bagang demolished
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 25 days ago
Munusamy, said the operation was also focused on bagang operating outside the permitted zone as stipulated by the Fisheries Department. "Among other reasons is to educate and ensure the community involved in sea activities, including... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Students get hands-on look at aquatic lifethe school district, West Coast Aquatic, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Students get hands-on look at aquatic life
Alberni Valley News / Posted 25 days ago
the school district, West Coast Aquatic, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Uu-a-thluk (Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council fisheries department) and the Pacific Salmon Foundation,” said West Coast Aquatic stewardship association executive director... Read more
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