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  • DENR, INC plant 3000 mangroves in Aklan 

    (The Daily Guardian, May 6, 2015, on page B6)
    More than 500 members of Iglesia ni Cristo planted 3,000 mangrove (Api-Api) propagules across 17 hectares of mangrove plantation in Bakhawan Eco-Park in New Buswang, Kalibo Aklan in celebration of their 101st anniversary ...
  • Closed season in Visayan Sea takes effect 

    Philippine News Agency (PNA) (The Daily Guardian, November 18, 2015, on page 1-10)
    Gathering of sardines, herring, mackerel, and other pelagic fishes in the Visayan Sea by commercial fishers is prohibited starting November 17. The move is in compliance with Fisheries Administrative Order 167-3 that ...
  • Liga head urges public to avoid eating shellfish 

    Billiones, Jomarie A. (The Daily Guardian, November 19, 2015, on page 3)
    The president of the Liga ng mga Barangay in Ivisan town has urged the public to refrain from eating shellfish to avoid contamination of red tide that presently affects seafood industry in the town. Poblacion Sur village ...
  • Red tide downs six in Capiz 

    Billiones, Jomarie A. (The Daily Guardian, November 13, 2015, on page 1-10)
    Six persons in Ivisan town fell ill after eating green shell or “tahong” believed to be contaminated with red tide. Among the victims are couple Edwin and Elvie Teodoro, and their neighbor Vilma Vista, all of Cabugao ...
  • WV fisherfolks recover two years after Yolanda-BFAR 

    Conserva, Louine Hope (The Daily Guardian, November 5, 2015, on page 2)
    Fisherfolks in Western Visayas have recovered their livelihood after the devastation of super typhoon Yolanda two years ago, according to the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). BFAR-6 regional director Remia ...
  • BFAR bats for aquaculture to sustain fishery sector 

    Conserva, Louine Hope (The Daily Guardian, November 2, 2015, on page 4)
    The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is pushing for aquaculture to maintain the sustainability of the fishery sector. BFAR director Asis G. Perez said that from 11 percent, they are now putting 60 percent ...
  • South China Sea ruling in Hague could be mid-2016- PH lawyer 

    Brunnstrom, David (The Daily Guardian, November 2, 2015, on page 9)
    The chief counsel for the Philippines in its Hague tribunal case against China over competing claims in the South China Sea said on Friday a final ruling could come as early as June next year. Paul Reichler said he also ...
  • WWF working to certify RP tuna fisheries by 2016 

    (The Manila Times, November 10, 2015, on page B7)
    If fish were cars, then tuna would be the Ferraris of the sea. Ranging in size from the 1.5-foot bullet tuna to the gigantic 15-foot Atlantic blue fin, these tasty torpedo-shaped fish are among earth’s most valuable marine ...
  • Carles waters positive of red tide 

    Conserva, Louine Hope (The Daily Guardian, December 1, 2015, on page 1-7)
    The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) warned the public against eating shellfish from the town of Carles, Iloilo due to red tide contamination. In a shellfish bulletin issued by BFAR Central office last ...
  • ₱500M earmarked for PH-wide coral restoration program 

    Casayuran, Mario B. (Manila Bulletin, December 27, 2015, on page 11)
    The senates climate change committee chaired by Sen. Loren Legarda said yesterday that the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) would start next year a nationwide coral restoration program. The Senate ...
  • Workshop generates research proposals 

    Fernandez, Lyncen M. (The Daily Guardian, October 20, 2007, on page 7)
    The National Institute of Biotechnology and Molecular Biology (NIBMB) of UP Visayas conducted a "National Symposium on Fisheries and Aquatic Biotechnology" in collaboration with the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development ...
  • Manufacturers of canned sardines want SRP imposed on 'tamban' 

    GMA News (The Daily Guardian, April 3, 2019, on page 14)
    Manufacturers are asking the government to set a suggested retail price on tamban to help moderate the prices of canned sardines. Bombit Buencamino, executive director of the Canned Sardines Manufacturers Association of ...
  • Guimaras, DENR-6 ink pact on Cabano river water, air quality 

    (The Daily Guardian, April 4, 2019, on page 14-15)
    The province of Guimaras and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in Region 6 forged a partnership for the water classification of Cabano River and Ambient air quality monitoring. Guimaras Governor ...
  • PSA-Guimaras staff plant bakhaw seedlings in TINMAR 

    (The Daily Guardian, April 4, 2019, on page 15)
    The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)-Guimaras, in coordination with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Guimaras, conducted a mangrove planting at Taklong Island National Marine Reserve (TINMAR), ...
  • Communities pollute coastal waters 

    Santiagudo, Emme Rose (The Daily Guardian, April 4, 2019, on page 1-14)
    An estimated 17, 991 kilos of plastic and residual wastes were collected during the city government’s “One Time Big Time” coastal cleanup on March 30, 2019, based on a report of City Environmental and Natural Resources ...
  • DOT-6 supports underwater clean up in Boracay 

    JMVB (The Daily Guardian, March 18, 2019, on page 2)
    The Department of Tourism supports the underwater clean up of the white beach area of Boracay Island organized by the Philippine Travel Factory. The project aims to promote awareness in the protection of the Island’s ...
  • ASEAN-SEAFDEC drawing contest for environment 

    (The Daily Guardian, April 25, 2011, on page 8)
    Four drawings by young Filipino artists will be sent to Thailand for the exhibition of the ASEAN-SEAFDEC member countries' top drawings during the ASEAN-SEAFDEC Conference on Sustainable Fisheries for Food Security Towards ...
  • DA chief to open Visayas Agri Machineries Roadshow in Iloilo 

    Villavert, TW (The Daily Guardian, September 22, 2011, on page 2)
    Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala will be in Iloilo City today to open the Agricultural Machineries (Agri Mach) Roadshow to jumpstart the Aquino government’s farm mechanization and post-harvest program. DA regional ...
  • CHED chair to keynote UPV graduate research conference 

    French, Lilibeth A. (The Daily Guardian, September 22, 2011, on page B6)
    The chairperson of the Commission on Higher Education (Ched) will keynote the 4th University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) Graduate Research Conference Saturday, September 24, at the UPV Auditorium in Iloilo City. Dr. ...
  • 2 fishermen missing after sea mishap 

    Yasa, Dolly (The Daily Guardian, January 5, 2019, on page 6)
    Search and rescue operations are still going on for two fishermen who went missing at sea after their fishing boat crashed into a roll on-roll off (RORO) vessel evening of Jan 3, 2019, at Iguana Bank near Guimaras Island. ...

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