Aquatic News Index (ANI) contains aquatic science-related newspaper articles appearing in various Philippine newspapers available at the Aquaculture Department of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEADEC/AQD) Library. Indexing begins in 1974 to the present. ANI is maintained by SEAFDEC/AQD Library staff.

Entries are grouped according to the newspaper source. To ensure the accuracy and consistency of the index entries, subject descriptors were assigned using the Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA) Thesaurus, while the geographic names were assigned using the Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN).

For remote users who wish to get a copy of the article, please send an email request to In your email, please specify the title of the article and the assigned code (e.g., PNYYYYMMDD_P1).

  • Aquaculture training for LGUs set 

    Surtida, Augusto P. (Manila Bulletin, August 31, 2000, on page B-19)
    Three government and private entities have joined hands to undertake a program that will train local government units (LGU) officials and aquaculture specialists in coastal resource management and sustainable aquaculture. ...
  • SEAFDEC way of reaching out to the masses 

    PN (Panay News, August 31, 2000, on page 15-19)
    Under the leadership of Dr. Rolando R. Platon, more towns in Western Visayas and other parts of the country are recipients of technologies centered on propagation of inland fish production. Tilapia culture in small freshwater ...
  • SEAFDEC AQD tackles aquaculture issues 

    (SunStar Philippines, September 1, 2000, on page 5)
    The representatives of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC AQD) led by Chief Dr. Rolando Platon answered questions on aquaculture addressing problems on food security and poverty ...
  • SEAFDEC researches win awards 

    Surtida, Augusto P. (The Examiner, July 31, 2000, on page 1)
    The winning streak of researchers from the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC-AQD) continues. AQD Senior Scientists, Dr. Jurgenne Primavera won the Best Published Paper in aquaculture ...
  • Revival of native hito offers new opportunity 

    Sarian, Zac (Manila Bulletin, September 9, 2000, on page B-16)
    In these uncertain times, it is always good to know of new opportunities in farming. One such possibility is growing the native hito which has virtually disappeared in the past many years because of the poisoning of rice ...

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