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    • Dolphin's carcass found in beach 

      Masculino, Glazyl Y. (DailyGuardian, August 14, 2019, on page 6-14)
      A decomposing spinner dolphin was found on the beach of Barangay Zone 1, Pulupandan, Negros Occidental Tuesday morning. According to Lumba Project, a website about the critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphins found in Bago ...
    • Clean river equates good governance 

      Milla, Francisco E. Jr. (DailyGuardian, September 4, 2019, on page 3)
      Most of the highly urbanized cities developed around a river system. This is so for humans needed the ecosystem services that only rivers can provide. Rivers are source of fresh water and help recharge the aquifer, support ...
    • Del Rosario: PH should take South China Sea row to UN 

      ABS-CBN News (DailyGuardian, August 3, 2019, on page 12)
      Del Rosario said the Philippine government should seek support to compel China to abide its arbitral win in the disputed waters. The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague upheld in 2016 Manila’s sovereign rights ...
    • RDRRMC-6 mulls sea rescue template, task force 

      Santiagudo, Emme Rose (DailyGuardian, September 14, 2019, on page 2-14)
      After testing the agencies’ existing policies and procedures on maritime response on Thursday, the Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (RDRRMC) 6 plans to craft a template for sea rescue operations in ...
    • Hinoba-an bags P2-M worth of fisheries livelihood projects 

      French, Lilibeth A. (DailyGuardian, September 20, 2019, on page 10)
      The municipality of Hinoba-an in Negros Occidental won the top place for the 2018 Malinis at Masaganang Karagatan (MMK) Search for the Most Outstanding Coastal Community in Western Visayas and bagged P2 million worth of ...
    • 'Overmarketed, overpromised': Save the Gigantes Islands before it's too late 

      Santiagudo, Emme Rose (DailyGuardian, September 17, 2019, on page 2-14)
      After Boracay Island underwent a six-month rehabilitation closure last year, tourists have been flooding the Gigantes Islands in Carles, Iloilo because of its promise of white-sand beaches, highly comparable to that of ...
    • Popularity of mangrove crabs spurs various trainings on crab farming 

      Ledesma, Rossea Hosillos (DailyGuardian, November 18, 2019, on page 7-13)
      Due to the growing popularity of mangrove crabs, locally known as alimango, aqua farmers and entrepreneurs have recently been busy attending trainings on how to grow the prized seafood. In a span of three months, five ...
    • Life-choking plastic garbage 

      Mana-ay, Edgar (DailyGuardian, September 16, 2019, on page 6-7)
      Since a lot of plastic items we use are low cost and disposable, we create an awful lot of plastic trash. Hundreds of tons of plastic rubbish have been removed during the cleanup of Manila Bay and this is just along the ...
    • CENRO Bago spearheads Sum-ag River Cleanup 

      Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR); Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO)-Bago (DailyGuardian, September 23, 2019, on page 12)
      One hundred eighty five (185) participants from the Philippine Coast Guard, Sum-ag Elementary School, PCG Auxiliary, City Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Management Council(CFARMC) Guardians Emigrant and barangay officials ...
    • Oil and gas from Recto Bank by China 

      Mana-ay, Edgar (DailyGuardian, September 23, 2019, on page 4-5)
      Both Manila and Beijing has confirmed that Chinese companies will explore, drill, and exploit oil and gas deposits at Recto Bank! This shallow part of the West Philippine Sea (WPS) is only 80 nautical miles (nm) from the ...
    • Southern towns push for 'uniform' coastal policies in Panay Gulf 

      Buergo, Angelika N. (DailyGuardian, October 15, 2019, on page 2-14)
      The municipal agriculturists of Miagao, Oton, Tigbauan, Guimbal and San Joaquin called for a uniform and synchronized implementation of policies in the coastal waters of Panay Gulf. The agriculturists requested for the ...
    • Haw as Festival: Sharing and Enjoying a Grand Feast in Dumangas 

      Marin, Bombette G. (DailyGuardian, October 25, 2019, on page 14)
      Dumangas, Iloilo has one of the largest concentrations of production fishpond areas in the province. Popularly cultured in brackish-water fishponds is bangus/bangrus or milkfish. Dumangas is both a milkfish producing and ...
    • DOT rejoices as Boracay is again Asia's best island 

      Santiagudo, Emme Rose (DailyGuardian, October 12, 2019, on page 1-14)
      The Department of Tourism (DOT) said efforts to rehabilitate Boracay Island in Aklan was worth it after it was recently hailed as Asia’s best island for 2019. During her visit to Iloilo City on Thursday, Tourism Secretary ...
    • Fisherman rescues trapped in fishing net 

      Masculino, Glazyl Y. (DailyGuardian, August 17, 2019, on page 3)
      A fisherman rescued a hawksbill sea turtle trapped in a fishing net in the waters of Barangay Central Tabao, Valladolid, Negros Occidental Thursday. Melvin Trayco was on board his fishing boat when he saw the turtle tangled ...
    • Fisherman rescues another endangered sea turtle 

      Masculino, Glazyl Y. (DailyGuardian, August 21, 2019, on page 6-14)
      A fisherman in Valladolid town rescued another Hawksbill sea turtle in the waters of Barangay Bagumbayan last Monday. Mark Cabrillos, staff from the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (Mdrrmo), said ...
    • China will reclaim Scarborough in three years, SC justice says 

      Angelo, Francis Allan L. (DailyGuardian, September 26, 2019, on page 1-14)
      Expect China to reclaim the disputed Scarborough Shoal before President Rodrigo Duterte steps down in 2022. This is the belief of Supreme Court (SC) Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio in his lecture during the U.S. ...
    • UP, ISCOF grads dominate Fisheries Technologist exams 

      Santiagudo, Emme Rose (DailyGuardian, October 30, 2019, on page 2)
      Graduates of the University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) in Miag-ao, Iloilo and Iloilo State College of Fisheries (ISCOF) in Barotac Nuevo, Iloilo clinched the top spots in the October 2019 Fisheries Technologist ...
    • Coastal clean-up and mangrove planting 

      Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI; Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO)-Barotac Nuevo (DailyGuardian, October 12, 2019, on page 12)
      Community Environment and Natural Resources (CENRO) in Barotac Nuevo, Iloilo led the coastal clean up and mangrove planting at Sitio Punta Pulao, Brgy. Bantud Pabrica, Dumangas, Iloilo on September 25, 2019. Ninety-seven ...
    • Bountiful shrimp harvest lifts hopes of reviving sugpo farming 

      Genilza, J.; Diaz, Rex D. (DailyGuardian, November 13, 2019, on page 7-13)
      The recent harvest of almost three tons of tiger shrimp, locally known as lukon or sugpo, lifted hopes of reviving the multi-million dollar industry which had its heydays in the 90s. The harvest at the Dumangas Brackishwater ...
    • Toyota holds simultaneous nat'l coastal clean-up and mangrove planting 

      (DailyGuardian, October 10, 2019, on page 18-16)
      Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) recently led 1,900 volunteers spread out across 35 locations nationwide for its very first “Start Your Impossible” National Coastal Clean-up and Mangrove Planting weekend. Held in partnership ...