Small fisherfolk to get Laguna Lake fisheries priority
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The Laguna Lake Development Authority(LLDA) will prioritize small fisherfolk for fisheries in Laguna de Bay, the Philippines’ biggest lake. Allocation of the lake’s fishing areas will prioritize such fisherfolk there, noted LLDA general manager Jaime Medina. Both measures aim at helping improve small fisherfolk’s competitiveness and socio economic condition, he noted. Medina said LLDA already commenced validating its list of about 22,000 people fishing in Laguna de Bay to identify legitimate small fisherfolk there.
Small fisherfolk to get Laguna Lake fisheries priority. (2017, March 30). Manila Bulletin, p. B-8.
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Fishers; Fisheries; Lakes; Cooperatives; Socioeconomic aspects; Fishery economics; Fishery regulations; Fishery resources; Technology; Research; Financing; Marketing; Lake restoration; Environment management; Aquaculture enterprises; Aquaculture; Fishery management; Data; Milkfish culture; Silting; Water pollution; Permits; Cages; Chanos chanos; Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA); Land Bank of the Philippines; Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE); Department of Agriculture (DA); Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR); Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA); National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB); Medina, Jaime
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