Lawin leaves P10B worth of agri, fisheries damage in 5 regions – Piñol
DESTRUCTION. Typhoon Lawin destroys crops in PeÃ±ablanca town in Cagayan. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler. TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines – Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol said Typhoon Lawin (international name: Haima) caused billions of ...and more »
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Fisheries body joins Scottish Government crime fighting partnership
Press and Journal
A body representing Scotland's salmon fisheries has committed to tackling poaching and the indiscriminate killing of wild fish by joining a partnership fighting crime in the sector. The Association of Salmon Fishery Boards (ASFB) has become a member of ...
Federal government seeking public input on recent changes to Fisheries Act - The Guardian CharlottetownThe Guardian Charlottetown
Federal government seeking public input on recent changes to Fisheries Act
The Guardian Charlottetown
The federal government has announced the launch of an online public consultation to seek Canadians' views on recent changes to the Fisheries Act. This online public consultation will look at ways to restore lost protections and incorporate modern ...
- Fisheries body ' can mass-produce' orange-spotted grouper seeds ...
Hindu Business Line
The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) has succeeded in mass seed production of orange-spotted grouper (Epinephelus coiodes), a fish ...and more »
- The Telegram
CETA $400-M fisheries fund not yet a done deal
Amid a flurry of headlines and hectic developments around the Canada-Europe free trade deal, one thing remains constant: The provincial government still hasn't locked down that $400 million fisheries fund yet. © Cory Hurley. Business, Tourism, Culture ...and more »
- EU Fisheries Partnership signed by Cook Islands
Prime Minister and Minister for Marine Resources Henry Puna signed the agreement after meeting with the Solicitor General David James and Secretary of Marine Resources Ben Ponia.The signatory on behalf of the EU is the current President of the Council ...
Thuraya, Ooredoo Maldives sign deal to provide satellite connectivity to fisheries - SpaceWatch Middle East (press release) (subscription) (blog)SpaceWatch Middle East (press release) (subscription) (blog)
Thuraya, Ooredoo Maldives sign deal to provide satellite connectivity to fisheries
SpaceWatch Middle East (press release) (subscription) (blog)
Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) operator and Ooredoo Maldives announced on 19 October 2016 an agreement to supply resorts and fisheries with mobile satellite products and services across the nation.
- Board of Fisheries debates board-generated proposals
Kenai Peninsula Online
The Board of Fisheries wrapped up its Soldotna worksession with the discussion of a board-generated proposal to limit the size of boats in the Kenai River personal-use dipnet fishery. The board members heard several public comments Tuesday asking them ...and more »
- Ending illegal fishing is key to restore overfished fisheries
Representatives of artisanal and industrial fisheries, authorities and leading researchers and academics from Chile have agreed that combating illegal fishing is crucial for the recovery of the most affected fisheries in the country, considering that ...and more »
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Duterte, Xi skip talks on Scarborough Shoal, agree on fisheries
BEIJING—President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping skipped discussions on disputed territories in the South China Sea but agreed to strengthen cooperation between their two countries in the field of fisheries. Chinese Vice Foreign ...and more »
- Namibian fisheries minister shocked as phopshate mining allowed
Namibian fisheries minister Bernhard Esau has said he was shocked by the decision to approve marine phosphate mining in the country, having been given no say in the matter, reports The Namibian. Environmental commissioner Teofilus Nghitila said in a ...and more »
- Public weighs in at Board of Fisheries
SOLDOTNA — Fishermen and the fisheries-inclined turned out by the dozens Tuesday for an open hearing before the Board of Fisheries to air their concerns on a host of issues. The Board of Fisheries, preparing to enter its 2016-2017 cycle, is holding a ...
Board of Fisheries takes up, denies ACRsKenai Peninsula Onlineall 3 news articles »
New Opportunity for Applications for Fisheries Habitat Conservation Projects Now Open - Marketwired (press release)Trade Only Today
New Opportunity for Applications for Fisheries Habitat Conservation Projects Now Open
Marketwired (press release)
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 19, 2016) - The Government of Canada is partnering with Indigenous groups, fishing groups and conservation organizations, to rehabilitate critical fisheries habitat across Canada. The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, ...
Industry report seeks federal fisheries reformTrade Only Todayall 2 news articles »
- Pacific Standard
3 days ago
Global fisheries could lose approximately $10 billion in annual revenue by 2050 if climate change continues unchecked. By Mike Gaworecki. Four hundred tons of jack mackerel caught by a Chilean purse seiner. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons).
- Boating Industry
New industry report urges modernization in federal fisheries management
A coalition of industry and trade associations on Wednesday released a series of recommendations to improve management of and access to federal fisheries. The report, A Vision for Marine Fisheries Management in the 21st Century: Priorities for a New ...and more »
- Satellite Today
Ooredoo Maldives Supplying Thuraya Satellite Products to Fisheries
[Via Satellite 10-19-2016] Ooredoo Maldives has reached an agreement with Mobile Satellite Service (MSS) provider Thuraya to supply resorts and fisheries with mobile satellite products and services across the archipelago in the Indian Ocean. The ...
Thuraya, Ooredoo Maldives sign deal to provide fisheries with Satellite ConnectivityZawya (press release)
Thuraya, Ooredoo Maldives sign fisheries dea
- Western Australia's gold standard in fisheries
Fisheries Minister Joe Francis has welcomed the latest Department of Fisheries scorecard on Western Australia's aquatic resources. The scorecard reinforces the State's reputation for ecologically sustainable fisheries management. Mr Francis said: "The ...
- GMA News
457 pass Fisheries Technologist Licensure Exam –PRC
A total of 457 out of 1,391 passed the Fisheries Technologist Licensure Examination given earlier this month, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced Tuesday. [Click here for list of passers.] The PRC said registration for the issuance ...
- Training on eco-friendly fisheries management
The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute will promote ecosystem-based fisheries resource management and will utilise global expertise to popularise recent techniques in the area. A statement issued by the institute said the ecosystem-based ...and more »
Federal Fisheries Minister LeBlanc to consider review of Muskrat Falls federal permit - APTN National NewsAPTN National News
Federal Fisheries Minister LeBlanc to consider review of Muskrat Falls federal permit
APTN National News
(Police remove demonstrators at the Muskrat Falls construction site Monday morning. Photo courtesy Justin Brake/The Independent). JorgeBarrera. APTN National News Federal Fisheries Minister Dominic LeBlanc is considering a request for a review of a ...and more »
- Business in Vancouver
Temporary Canada-U.S. softwood agreement ends | Forestry ...
Business in Vancouver
It is still business as usual for lumber producers, despite last week's removal of the legal safety net from the Canada-U.S. Softwood Lumber Agreement.and more »
- Business in Vancouver
Temporary Canada-US softwood agreement ends
Business in Vancouver
It is still business as usual for lumber producers, despite last week's removal of the legal safety net from the Canada-U.S. Softwood Lumber Agreement. The trade pact ran past its actual due date more than a year ago, but there was a one-year ...and more »
- National Geographic
Marine Ecotourism: The wealth of the oceans goes well beyond fisheries
This article is brought to you by the International League of Conservation Photographers (iLCP). Read our other articles on the National Geographic Voices blog featuring the work of our iLCP Fellow Photographers all around the world. Marine ecotourism ...
New process helps managers make informed decisions, even in data poor fisheries - Environmental Defense Fund (blog)Environmental Defense Fund (blog)
New process helps managers make informed decisions, even in data poor fisheries
Environmental Defense Fund (blog)
The coast of Galicia, Spain where octopus, goose barnacles, and many other species are harvested by small-scale fishermen and women. Fishery managers, scientists and NGOs from all over Spain gathered in Madrid on a warm spring morning at a ...
- Industry applauds new NOAA fisheries, Magnuson-Stevens ...
Changes to national standards for Magnuson-Stevens are receiving accolades from the recreational fishing industry. NOAA Fisheries last week filed in the ...and more »
- South Africa: Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries On World Food Day Commemoration
"Climate change is real and things must change", advised the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Senzeni Zokwana. He was speaking in relation to the World Food Day commemoration under the theme, "Climate is changing. Food and agriculture ...and more »
- Mehr News Agency - English Version
Iran eyes fisheries export to eastern Europe
Mehr News Agency - English Version
TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – Deputy agriculture minister has urged Iranian private sector and businessmen to make plans for exports of fishery products to Eastern Europe countries. Deputy Minister of Agricultural and Head of Iran Fisheries Organization ...
- CMFRI to hold fisheries training programme from Nov 16
Hindu Business Line
Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) will conduct 21-day national training programme on 'Monitoring Structure and Functions of Pelagic Ecosystem Relevant for Fisheries' from November 16. The programme to be conducted in association with ...
CMFRI to promote ecosystem based fisheries managementIndia Todayall 2 news articles »
- Times of India
Fisheries department eyes stable production through RAS
Times of India
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The fisheries department, in a move to modernize pisciculture, will introduce re circulation aquaculture system (RAS) for the first time in the city. RAS, which is touted as an advanced method to ensure stable production of high ...
Economic impacts of climate change on global fisheries could be worse than we thought - Mongabay.comMongabay.com
Economic impacts of climate change on global fisheries could be worse than we thought
A study published last month in the journal Scientific Reports explores the potential economic impacts of climate change as it affects the amount and composition of fish in marine fisheries and leads to decreased catches. Economic impacts of climate ...
- Otago Daily Times
Taking stock of fisheries
Otago Daily Times
The week-long University of Otago survey, which started yesterday, was commissioned by the Moeraki Runanga to provide fisheries information to mataitai (customary fishing reserves) managers and to support the management of local fisheries.
- 65 Fisherfolk Trained on Fisheries Value-chain Management
At least 65 community fisheries cooperatives were recently trained on fisheries value-chain management at the National Nutrition Agency, along the Bertil Harding Highway. The three-day synergy, organised by the Department of Fisheries, was funded by ...
Internal documents show little back and forth with Ottawa on fisheries fund
The federal and provincial government have had very little correspondence to hammer out a $400 million dollar fisheries fund, part of a comprehensive economic and trade agreement (CETA) with Europe, internal documents show. There have been just ...
- Fisheries debate draws full slate of candidates
Fish on! The lure of reaching a statewide radio audience has once again attracted a full slate of political hopefuls to Kodiak for its popular fisheries debate. On Wednesday, five candidates for U.S. Senate traveled to the nation's No. 2 fishing port ...and more »
- College of Fisheries organises poster making competition against ...
Times of India
College of Fisheries of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU) conducted a poster making competition on the theme ...and more »
- College of Fisheries organises poster making competition against ragging
Times of India
LUDHIANA: College of Fisheries of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU) conducted a poster making competition on the theme "Anti-Ragging" here on Thursday. Students of first, second and third year of Bachelors of ...
- via NFFO NewsStar of Trawlermen Tales to answer questions about life on the waves during National Seafood Week
Senate candidates spar in Kodiak fisheries debate
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski cast herself as a champion for Alaska's fishing industry, while independent Margaret Stock questioned the pace of progress by Alaska's congressional delegation on several issues during a Senate debate in ...
Alaska Senate candidates meet to debate fisheries issuesMcClatchy Washington Bureauall 16 news articles »
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Alaska Senate candidates meet to debate fisheries issues
McClatchy Washington Bureau
Senate candidates, independent Margaret Stock, from left, Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Democrat Ray Metcalfe and independent Breck Craig discuss during a fisheries debate in Kodiak, Alaska, Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016. Murkowski squared off against ...
Senate candidates spar in Kodiak fisheries debateKTUU.com
The Latest: Murkowski defends record during fisheries debateChron.coma
- Sustainable fisheries require capable fishers
Date: October 12, 2016; Source: Wageningen University & Research; Summary: Full participation of thousands of small tuna fishers in fishery improvement projects require specific capabilities, like firm and collective capabilities for organizing and ...and more »
- Sustainable fisheries require capable fishers -- ScienceDaily
Full participation of thousands of small tuna fishers in fishery improvement projects require specific capabilities, like firm and collective capabilities for organizing ...and more »
- Jakarta Post
Finding ways to clamp down on fisheries poaching
Finding ways to clamp down on fisheries poaching Stay alert -- Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti (center) takes an opportunity to travel around Komodo National Park waters during her visit in West Manggarai, Flores, East Nusa ...
- Down year for BSAI crab fisheries
Alaska Public Radio Network
It's going to be a down year for crabbing in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands fisheries. Several fisheries will be closed, and others will have reduced harvest quotas. The unwelcome news from Alaska's Department of Fish & Game last week was not ...
Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Sued for Putting Wild Salmon at ... - Common Dreams (press release)Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Sued for Putting Wild Salmon at ...
Common Dreams (press release)
The Minister of Fisheries and Oceans is breaking the law by not testing B.C. farmed salmon for a virus that has spread like wildfire in Norway and Chile before ...and more »
- Enforce fisheries laws—BFAR
Stronger law enforcement are needed to achieve sustainable fisheries and seafood self-sufficiency in the Philippines, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources National Director Eduardo Gongona said. Relatedly, the Angono, Rizal chapter of the ...
- Fisheries official: Majuro is busiest tuna port in world
MAJURO — The Marshall Islands capital atoll of Majuro is the world's busiest tuna transshipment port, a fisheries-related workshop was told this week in Majuro. As much as 600,000 tons of tuna is now being off-loaded from purse seine fishing boats to ...
Government Supports Promising Research Into Innovative Fisheries and Environmental Practices in Gaspe - Marketwired (press release)Government Supports Promising Research Into Innovative Fisheries and Environmental Practices in Gaspe
Marketwired (press release)
The Government of Canada understands that colleges play a fundamental role in helping young Canadians gain the skills they need to join a highly skilled, creative workforce, which in turn supports a healthy, vibrant middle class. In addition to being ...and more »
- FIS - Worldnews - MSC certification for crustacean fisheries ...
After five years of efforts, led by the Association of Fishing Industrialists and Shipowners in the Region of Coquimbo (AIP), the demersal crustacean capture ...and more »
Alaska Senate candidates poised to debate fisheries issues - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)Alaska Senate candidates poised to debate fisheries issues
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski and several of her rivals will be debating Wednesday night in Kodiak. Scheduled to appear with the Republican Murkowski are Democrat Ray Metcalfe and independents Margaret Stock and Breck Craig.and more »
Ghost nets under the spotlight as Australian Fisheries Management Authority fights against silent killers of the sea - ABC OnlineABC Online
Ghost nets under the spotlight as Australian Fisheries Management Authority fights against silent killers of the sea
A joint operation by the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) and Australian Border Force has seen a large ghost net removed from the Arafura Sea, north-east of Darwin. The 800m abandoned gillnet was retrieved by Australian Defence Vessel, ...
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