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).

  • Port boosts Pangasinan fishing sector 

    Baldovino, Roman (Manila Standard, June 10, 2013, on page A8)
    Pangasinan 4th District Rep. Gina de Venecia said a fish port in Dagupan will be realized soon after House Bill 4445 mandating its establishment was approved without amendment by the Senate last Thursday. "For many decades, ...
  • Airlines curbing shark fin transport 

    Bloomberg (Manila Standard, June 25, 2013, on page B4)
    Shark fins' ride in plane bellies is beginning to end. Last week, Korean Air Lines C. said since March it had stopped moving the delicacy used in soups. The Seoul-based company joined Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. in saying ...
  • Garin leads SEAZA delegates to SEAFDEC 

    Fajardo, John Dan (Panay News, January 15, 2001, on page 13-8)
    RACSO'S Woodland owner and former Congressman of the 1st district Oscar Garin personally served as the guide for the Southeast Asian Zoos Association (SEAZA) delegates during a tour conducted on January 10, 2001. The group ...
  • SEAFDEC-BFAR collaboration strengthened 

    PN (Panay News, February 26, 2001, on page 5)
    Representatives of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC-AQD) and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) have agreed to strengthen their collaboration. Director Corazon ...
  • Reviving aquaculture (Conclusion) 

    Treñas, Jerry (Panay News, February 28, 2001, on page 7)
    Our rivers and streams that used to give us abundant and free tilapia, pantat, kalampay, shrimps, etc. are dying. We can also draw lessons from SEAFDEC under Dr. Rolando Platon and the Iloilo Provincial Government under ...

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