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    • QC council urges strict enforcement of waste management regulations 

      (The Manila Times, June 7, 2018, on page A7)
      The Quezon City Council has passed a resolution urging the Environmental Protection and Waste Management Department (EPWMD) to strictly implement in all barangay (villages) rules and regulations for the collection, segregation ...
    • Quezon fishermen have long been fishing at Benham Rise, says Infanta boat captain 

      Quismorio, Ellson (Manila Bulletin, May 6, 2017, on page 1-12)
      Infanta, Quezon – Benham Rise may have entered the consciousness of most Filipinos only recently, but to the residents of Dinahican village here, it has long been part of the fisher folk’s lives for nearly four decades ...
    • Quezon’s shield of ‘beach forests’ 

      Mallari, Delfin T. Jr. (Philippine Daily Inquirer, January 30, 2014, on page A7)
      With the devastation wrought by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” in Eastern Visayas last year serving as a grim reminder to pursue disaster-preparedness measures, Quezon’s provincial government is transforming coastal areas into ...
    • Quick climate changes revealed in Antarctica 

      (Manila Standard, March 2, 2018, on page B3)
      A decade ago, a thick layer of ice covered with Collines Glacier on Antarctica's King George Island. Now the rocky landscape is visible to the naked eye, in a region that is both a victim of and a laboratory for climate ...
    • R&D boosts mud crab survival 

      Icamina, Paul (Malaya, May 15, 2018, on page A2)
      Much of the improved survival rate is traced to formulated feeds and natural food, according to the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development, Department of Science and ...
    • R&D crucial to biotech's potentional - DA 

      Galvez, James Konstantin (The Manila Times, January 20, 2015, on page B2)
      A strong research and development (R&D) pillar built around a robust and creative scientific community that is able to generate novel and beneficial technologies is needed to realize the potential benefits of biotechnology ...
    • R&D on new technologies undertaken to revive prawn, milkfish industries 

      Philippine News Agency (PNA) (Manila Bulletin, March 8, 2012, on page 14)
      The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is undertaking research and development ( R&D) on new technologies intended to revive the prawn and milkfish industries in Western Visayas and ultimately, the rest of the ...
    • R.I.V.E.R.S for Life Award to raise importance of rivers in PHL 

      Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI (The Daily Guardian, October 6, 2018, on page 13)
      RIVERS are the lifeblood of the Earth and of the human civilization. They act as drainage channels of surface waters and carry water and nutrients through great distances. Rivers serve as habitat and provide food to many ...
    • Radical goals for sustainable development 

      Unmuessig, Barbara (Philippine Daily Inquirer, January 5, 2015, on page A11)
      Let us imagine for a moment that we could change the world according to our wishes. Dramatic economic inequality gives way to social and political inclusion. Universal human rights become a reality. We end deforestation ...
    • Raising awareness on sustainable seafood 

      (Philippine Daily Inquirer, March 3, 2018, on page B2-3)
      “With our brand’s well-established corporate responsibility (‘Spirit to Preserve’), we feel the need to provide not just high-quality dishes but also responsibly sourced [products] that should result in more years of great ...
    • Raising bangus for fry and export 

      Tacio, Henrylito (The Daily Guardian, May 12, 2010, on page 10)
      Bangus has always been the most important species cultured in the Philippines. Sleek and silvery, beloved because of its mild, sweet flesh, and its melt-in the-mouth belly fat, it fish is a favorite Filipino fish. Today, ...
    • Raising crabs like chickens 

      Icamina, Paul (Manila Bulletin, September 28, 2012, on page A10-A11)
      Farm technician Butch Juanga made the observation while tending chickens tied to a pole near a mud crab hatchery in Samar back in 2008."When chickens are not allowed to roam, they consume all their feeds and get fat," he ...
    • Raising oyster profitable for Leyte fishers 

      Cayubit, Restituto (Manila Bulletin, August 3, 2018, on page 12)
      Farming blister wing oysters is evolving into another source of income for many Leyte fishermen. Leyte Gov. Leopoldo Dominico Petilla told Manila Bulletin his office has found oyster culture could be highly profitable ...
    • Raising ulang in fish cages 

      RAF (The Philippine Star, March 18, 2007, on page B-4)
      It is now feasible to raise ulang (giant freshwater prawn) in fish cages in lakes. The technology was developed and continues to be refined under a collaborative project on the development of a genetically improved strain ...
    • Ramon Magsaysay laureate says Manila Bay is a toilet bowl that never gets flushed 

      Yap, DJ (Philippine Daily Inquirer, May 22, 2018, on page A6)
      If the world-famous resort island of Boracay is a "cesspool," Manila Bay, with its world-renowned sunset, is a "toilet bowl" that's used every day but never flushed, according to an environmental lawyer and Ramon Magsaysay ...
    • Rape on the Rise 

      Del Rosario, Alejandro (Manila Standard, February 16, 2018, on page A4-A5)
      We are not talking of rape of the carnal kind here. The title of this column deals with the most recent violation committed by China on Philippine territorial sovereignty. Not content with its encroachment into the Philippine ...
    • Rare shark found dead on Albay town shore 

      Mier, Ma. April (Philippine Daily Inquirer, February 1, 2015, on page A18)
      The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) gave the name “Toothless” to the 15-foot megamouth shark that was found dead on the shore of Barangay Marigondon in Pio Duran town in Albay province on Wednesday. ...
    • Rare shark found in Albay's Burias Pass 

      Barcia, Rhaydz B. (The Manila Times, January 30, 2015, on page A6)
      A fisherman had the surprise of his life when he fished out a lifeless but very rare 15-foot deepwater megamouth shark (Megachasma pelagios) in Burias Pass on Wednesday. Nonie Enolva, marine fisheries resources management ...
    • Rare shark spotted in PH waters 

      Catoto, Roel (Manila Bulletin, December 21, 2017, on page 11)
      Marine scientists onboard a research vessel owned by billionaire Microsoft co-founder Paul G. Allen has spotted a large bluntnose sixgill shark lurking around one of the wartime battleship wreckage in Ormoc Bay early this ...
    • Rare shark visit Iloilo town 

      Bagarinao, Tu (Panay News, November 14, 2004, on page 1-16)
      A rare female megamouth shark got stranded on the beach of Brgy. Namocon here. The 504-centimeter long, one-ton shark was the third recorded in the Philippines and only the 24th specimen recorded from around the world, ...