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dc.coverage.spatialCawayanen
dc.date.accessioned2018-09-03T03:44:51Z
dc.date.available2018-09-03T03:44:51Z
dc.date.issued2017-04-17
dc.identifier.citationMarine biologist needed to study jellyfish. (2017, April 17). Malaya, p. B5.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12174/1933
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherPeople's Independent Media, Inc.en
dc.subjectMarine ecologistsen
dc.subjectAquatic animalsen
dc.subjectPublic healthen
dc.subjectPoisonous organismsen
dc.subjectBiological poisonsen
dc.titleMarine biologist needed to study jellyfishen
dc.typenewspaperArticleen
dc.citation.journalTitleMalayaen
dc.citation.spageB5en
local.seafdecaqd.controlnumberML20170417_B5en
local.seafdecaqd.extractA visit to Cauayan, Negros Occidental was made by SUAKCREM staff on April 11, 2017 to review the status of the preliminary study headed by Dr. Ely Alcala of toxic jellyfish reported to have caused human poisoning. Demer Paglomotan, a Silliman graduate student in Education from Central Philippine State University, who is a member of the research team, briefed us on the preliminary results of the study. According to Paglomotan, the research team interviewed the families of the victims who died of the poisoning and the survivors of the envenomations and recorded a total of 35 victims, of which 11 died and 24 survived, during the period 1990 to 2016. Of the 11 fatal cases, 6 occurred in the Poblacion and 5 in the adjacent Barangay Tiling. The victims were mostly fishermen but bathers in shallow water were also victims.en
local.subject.personalNameAlcala, Ely
local.subject.personalNamePaglomotan, Demer
local.subject.corporateNameSUAKCREMen
local.subject.scientificNameChironex fleckerien


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