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Fishing allowed in Boracay amid temporary shutdown

Posted on: April 19th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has released the updated general guidelines for the six-month rehabilitation program of Boracay Island. One of the revisions include...

Ecuadorean judge sentences crew for fishing off the Galapagos

Posted on: August 29th, 2017 | No Comments
Twenty Chinese citizens have been ordered to pay $5.9 million dollars in damages and jail term of up to four years for fishing in the Galapagos Islands marine reserve. The...

BFAR offers free aquaculture training and fingerlings to fishermen

Posted on: July 21st, 2016 | 2 Comments
The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is strengthening the country’s aquaculture system to contribute to the government’s food security target. BFAR-Region 4A Director Lilian Garcia said aquaculture can...

Global wildlife populations down by half since 1970: WWF

Posted on: October 1st, 2014 | No Comments
(Reuters) – The world populations of fish, birds, mammals, amphibians and reptiles fell overall by 52 percent between 1970 and 2010, far faster than previously thought, the World Wildlife Fund...