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    • B.F.A.R. upgrade 

      Luci, Charissa M. (Manila Bulletin, January 6, 2014, on page 6)
      Cebu Rep. Benhur Salimbangon has filed House Bill 2313 to amend Republic Act 8550, the Philippine Fisheries Code of 1998, to promote the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) directors and his two assistant ...
    • Baby dolphin found on Ormoc beach 

      Marticio, Marie Tonette Grace (Manila Bulletin, July 18, 2018, on page 7)
      A baby dolphin washed up on a beach in Barangay Macabug here Monday. A fisherman, Alfonso Agordo, found the beached mammal and reported to the authorities. Irish Belmonte, head of the Fishery Research and Development ...
    • Baby sea turtles released off San Jose shores 

      (Panay News, September 30, 2017, on page 2-14)
      Sixty-five green sea turtle (Cheloniamydas) hatchlings and three juvenile hawksbill turtles (Eretmochelys imbricate) were recently released on the shores of Barangay Madrangca of this capital town. Being in a province with ...
    • Baby sperm whale rescued off La Union 

      Elias, Jun (The Philippine Star, October 3, 2016, on page A-23)
      A wounded baby sperm whale was rescued off the shores of Barangay Carlatan in this city on Friday morning. The female whale, which weighs at least 100 kilos, is 6.5 feet long and has a body circumference of 45 inches, ...
    • Back in the day 

      Reyes, Jonas (Manila Bulletin, March 16, 2017, on page 6)
      Tribal elder Tata Kasoy skillfully demonstrates the traditional way of fishing at the Pamulaklakin Trail in Subic Bay Freeport, a favorite attraction/destination among nature lovers and tourists, especially during the ...
    • Back to Panatag? put it in writing 

      Visperas, Eva (The Philippine Star, October 25, 2016, on page 1-8)
      A local executive of Pangasinan province is set to file a board resolution urging President Duterte to put on paper his assurance that Filipinos can fish again in Chinese-occupied Panatag or Scarborough Shoal and let ...
    • Back to the 'boro' 

      Robles, Jojo A. (Manila Standard, November 1, 2016, on page A4-A5)
      The “boro,” as Filipino fishermen call it, is back. And hundreds of them have happily returned to their old, rich fishing grounds, coming home with their outrigger boats groaning with the weight of their bountiful catch. ...
    • Back to the sea 

      Romero, Jansen (Manila Bulletin, March 4, 2018, on page 1)
      A diver holds juvenile white-spotted shark (Chiloscyllium plagiosum) before he releases it to sea from the Marine Protected Area in Bagac, Bataan, Saturday. The ‘Back to the Wild’ Shark Release program is being undertaken ...
    • Back to the sea for trapped turtles 

      Calawag, Flord (Philippine Daily Inquirer, May 16, 2015, on page A10)
      Rain suddenly poured at the break of dawn as 20 students and two instructors boarded the four-layered bamboo raft in Barangay Malabor, Tibiao, Antique province. They were about to experience “lambaklad” fishing in the ...
    • Back to the wild 

      Cruz, Federico (Manila Bulletin, April 28, 2017, on page 1)
      Asian Box turtles are released at the Angat Watershed Forest Reserve after by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). The DENR has a rescue, rehabilitation and release program for wild animal in the reserve.
    • Bacolod Bredco port bans fishing boats 

      Acupan, Fraire (Panay News, June 10, 2016, on page 2-17)
      Small fishing boats will no longer be allowed at the Bredco (Bacolod Real Estate Development Corp.) port. Buoys will mark the "no fishing and no sailing zones" at the port, said Lieutenant Commander Ramil Palabrica, head ...
    • Bacolod lab granted ISO certification 

      Philippine News Agency (PNA) (The Daily Guardian, March 9, 2016, on page 6)
      The Negros Prawn Producers Cooperative Analytical and Diagnostic Laboratory has secured an International Standards Organization (ISO) certificate from the Philippine Accreditation Bureau (PAB) of the Department of Trade ...
    • Bacolod police help clean up river 

      Philippine News Agency (PNA) (Manila Bulletin, July 16, 2018, on page 6)
      Policemen in Bacolod led a simultaneous clean-up of rivers around the city on Saturday as part of the observance of the 23rd Police Community Relations (PCR) Month. Chief Inspector Sherlock Gabana, Bacolod police public ...
    • Badjao group by Davao River learns new way to fish 

      Carillo, Carmencita (BusinessWorld, January 21, 2016, on page S1/5)
      An outrigger boat loaded with fresh sapsap (slipmouth fish) and talakitok (bigeye trevally) is hauled to shore at the St. John community in Barangay Bucana, and residents gather around for a look at their communal catch ...
    • Badjaos tapped as coastal marshals 

      Macabalang, Ali G. (Manila Bulletin, September 26, 2016, on page 18)
      Cotabato City – The Department of Agriculture (DA) will be tapping Badjaos, the country’s sea gypsies, as auxiliaries in the “Bantay Laut” program. DA Secretary Manny Piñol said his department has already identified some ...
    • Badjaos tapped as coastal marshals 

      Macabalang, Ali (Manila Bulletin, September 26, 2016, on page 18)
      The Department of Agriculture (DA) will be tapping Badjaos, in the country's sea gypsies, as auxiliaries in the "Bantay Laut" program. DA Secretary Manny Piñol said his department has already identified some Davao-region ...
    • 'Bagoong' makes Lingayen townsfolk dance 

      Cardinoza, Gabriel (Philippine Daily Inquirer, January 7, 2014, on page A8)
      It’s not every day when one can say “bagoong” (salted fish paste) has made Lingayen dance. Residents of this capital town partied on the streets on Thursday to celebrate its third Bagoong Festival. The event was launched ...
    • 'Bakawan' seedlings set for planting in Surigao 

      Crismundo, Mike U. (Manila Bulletin, March 12, 2015, on page B-8)
      Heeding the call of the national government to combat global warming and climate change through massive tree-planting activities, particularly to plant mangroves along the coastal areas, a mining firm is set to plant ...
    • 'Balangay' to China? Better than Jet Ski diplomacy 

      See, Aie Balagtas (Philippine Daily Inquirer, April 8, 2017, on page A4)
      A Philippine official said on Friday that he would sail a replica of a balangay — the country’s oldest known boat — across the disputed South China Sea all the way to China, in what was envisioned as an epic voyage meant ...
    • Bali declares 'garbage emergency' amid sea of waste 

      Agence France-Presse (AFP) (The Manila Times, December 29, 2017, on page B5)
      Bali’s palm-fringed Kuta beach has long been a favorite with tourists seeking sun and surf, but nowadays its golden shoreline is disappearing under a mountain of garbage. Plastic straws and food packaging are strewn between ...