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).

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  • Iloilo 

    Fernandez, Rudy (The Philippine Star, May 28, 2000, on page 15)
    A nationwide program to disseminate aquaculture technologies developed by a government-hosted Southeast Asian center is on. Now implementing program are the Tigbauan, Iloilo-based Southeast Asian Fisheries Development ...
  • Aquaculture tech transfer for fishers cited 

    (Manila Bulletin, January 2, 2000, on page F20)
    Agriculture Undersecretary Cesar M. Drilon stressed recently the urgency of transferring aquaculture technologies to fisherfolk to help achieve food security and poverty alleviation in Southeast Asia. ADSEA '99 assessed ...
  • Platon heads aquaculture dep't of Southeast Asia body anew 

    (Manila Bulletin, March 6, 2000, on page F-7)
    The council of directors of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) has unanimously reappointed the chief of the SEAFDEC aquaculture department (AQD) here for another term. Dr. Rolando R. Platon will ...
  • Fisheries chief gets reelected 

    (Manila Standard, March 12, 2000, on page 4)
    The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center has reappointed the chief of the Seafdec Aquaculture Department (AQD) based here for another term. Rolando Platon will serve his third two-year term as the center's AQD chief ...
  • Seafdec AQD chief reappointed 

    Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, February 28, 2000, on page 26)
    On the government's recommendation through President Estrada, the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) has reappointed the chief of the Iloilo-based SEAFDEC Aquaculture Department (AQD) for a third term. ...

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