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    • DENR-6 wages war on plastic straws 

      Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI (The Daily Guardian, November 2, 2018, on page 12-13)
      The war against beating plastic pollution is becoming widespread, awakening the consciousness of people around the world of its dangerous effects. In order to raise awareness about our plastic pollution problem, the ...
    • Benham Rise trip: Duterte's latest comedy act 

      Tordesillas, Ellen (The Daily Guardian, May 1, 2018, on page 5)
      China builds a monument on Kagitingan Reef that the Philippines claims as part of its territory in South China Sea and President Duterte announces he will sail to Benham Rise, an underwater plateau east of Luzon that has ...
    • [ Green algae ] 

      Conserva, Louine Hope (The Daily Guardian, May 1, 2018, on page 3)
      The growth of green algae is being blamed on the sewerage problems and pollutions caused by illegal establishments in Boracay.
    • 2018 International Coastal Cleanup 

      Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI (The Daily Guardian, September 14, 2018, on page 17)
      Every September, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) participates in the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) a global movement that provides opportunity to make a difference in the deterioration of ...
    • Environmental advocates fight plastic pollution 

      (The Daily Guardian, September 29, 2018, on page 12-13)
      The International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) 2018 has mobilized various companies and organizations in the shared advocacy of cleanup of bodies of water while fostering awareness on the global issue of marine debris. The ...
    • Bangrus supply in WV steady, BFAR says 

      Santiagudo, Emme Rose (The Daily Guardian, September 29, 2018, on page 7)
      Aside from seaweeds, bangus or bangrus (Milkfish) is a top aquaculture produce in Western Visayas, said Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)-6 Regional Director Remia Aparri. “After sang seaweed, Bangus is ang ...
    • DENR 6 empowers youth on watershed conservation 

      Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI (The Daily Guardian, September 13, 2018, on page 13)
      With more than 2/3 of the country’s land area classified as watershed, which is equivalent to about 21 million hectares of catchment areas, watersheds should be protected and conserved. Thus, in order to spread its ...
    • ICFAS highlights sustainable management in fisheries industry 

      Gallos, Lenilyn (The Daily Guardian, December 6, 2018, on page 13)
      The 4th International Conference on Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences (ICFAS) organized by the University of the Philippines Visayas through the College of Management focused on building, bridging, and driving the fisheries ...
    • Safety of Philippine sardine products discussed in Thailand 

      Gallos, Lenilyn (The Daily Guardian, December 11, 2018, on page 10)
      Dean Emilia Santos-Yap of the University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV)-College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS) discussed the improvement of Philippines’ sardine industry among various representatives various Asian ...
    • [ Mangroves ] 

      (The Daily Guardian, December 5, 2018, on page 13)
      The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Regional Office and DTI Iloilo Provincial Office key officials led by regional director Rebecca M. Rascon, Assistant Regional director Ermelinda P.Pollentes, DTI Iloilo provincial ...
    • Boracay Island rehab gets spotlight at EAS Congress 

      Momblan, Gail (The Daily Guardian, December 3, 2018, on page 2-14)
      The Boracay rehabilitation was among the topics discussed in the recently concluded East Asian Seas (EAS) Congress, a triennial regional conference that gathered international experts to exchange knowledge towards sustainable ...
    • Less than 200 Boracay businesses are compliant 

      Conserva, Louine Hope (The Daily Guardian, July 7, 2018, on page 1-14)
      The Department of Tourism (DOT-6) said it is challenged by the slow compliance of business establishments in Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan three months before it reopens to tourists in October 2018. DOT-6 regional director ...
    • DA to help farmers, fisherfolk tap low-cost loans 

      Mogato, Anna Gabriela (The Daily Guardian, April 26, 2018, on page S1/5)
      The Department of Agriculture (DA) is planning to move away from a subsidy system as more easy-access financing becomes available, with the department planning to help farmers and fisherfolk tap low-cost loan facilities. ...
    • Endangered green sea turtle returns home 

      Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI; Community Environment and Natural Resources Office-Guimbal (The Daily Guardian, February 7, 2019, on page 13)
      After a six-month rehabilitation, a green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) was released back to its habitat through the efforts of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) in close coordination with the Wildlife ...
    • Seabass project reap good harvest 

      (The Daily Guardian, February 16, 2007, on page 7)
      Five months of culture. About 200 pieces of seabass, weighing a total 83 kilograms or nearly half-kilo each fish. Suddenly, a dream project becomes reality. Early this month, on February 2, the top managers of the Southeast ...
    • P15-M national abalone breeding project in Iloilo 

      Fernandez, Jeehan V. (The Daily Guardian, July 16, 2007, on page 8-17)
      Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Arthur Yap launched last week the P15 million national abalone breeding and culture program spearheaded by the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) and Bureau of ...
    • DA-BFAR Invests P15M for Abalone Program 

      Abasquez, EA (The Daily Guardian, July 24, 2007, on page 16)
      Secretary Arthur Yap of the Department of Agriculture (DA) launched recently a five-year, P15-million program spearheaded by the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) and DA-Bureau of Fisheries and Agriculture ...
    • Abalone culture in Nogas Island 

      (The Daily Guardian, August 4, 2007, on page 3-16)
      As part of a joint searching experiment, the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD) and the municipal government of Anini-y, Antique seeded more than 5,000 abalones (Haliotis ...
    • SEAFDEC to hold forum for business people 

      (The Daily Guardian, August 23, 2007, on page 5-16)
      SEAFDEC's Aquaculture Department (AQD) is inviting entrepreneurs and aquaculture industry stakeholders to the ABOT (Agree-Build-Organize-Transfer) Aquaculture Business Forum which will be held October 16-17 at the Philippine ...
    • SEAFDEC conducts training on seaweed biotech 

      (The Daily Guardian, April 9, 2007, on page 6)
      The Aquaculture Department of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center based in Tigbauan, Iloilo recently conducted a month-long first-ever training on "Seaweed Tissue Culture and Sporulation" in the Philippines. ...