Latest News for: Marine resources


Bà Rịa – Vũng Tàu protects marine resources, develops aquaculture

Vietnam News 21 Jun 2021
The southern province of Bà RịaVũng Tàu is protecting seafood resources and developing aquaculture sustainably, with local authorities preventing destructive fishing activities and encouraging farmers to apply advanced techniques ... .

Pine Islands Project: Sustainable Harvesting Of Cascarilla (Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources - Government of The Bahamas)

Public Technologies 21 Jun 2021
The Minister of Agriculture and Marine Resources the Hon ... On Wednesday, June 9, a mini-documentary on the development of the Cascarilla industry in the Bahamas was launched at the Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources on East Bay Street ... Minister of Agriculture and Marine Resources the Hon.

Small genetic clues to track the ocean's elusive gentle giants

Phys Dot Org 21 Jun 2021
"It could help answer global population-level questions for other megafauna, such as sharks, rays, marine turtles or dugongs." ... "It is important our marine environments are responsibly managed to ensure we can use the ocean and its resources sustainably while preserving the future of whale sharks." ... Molecular Ecology Resources.

Baby eels rocketed back up in value this year

News-Press Now 21 Jun 2021
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's fishery for baby eels recovered in value this spring ... But the Maine Department of Marine Resources reported recently that the eels were worth $1,849 per pound this year ... HOMELESS HOUSING RESOURCE CLOSING DOWN ... .

New DENR order gives teeth to environmental law enforcement

Manila Bulletin 21 Jun 2021
... of Procedure for Environmental Cases involving enforcement or violations of environmental and natural resources laws, rules and regulations,” such as Terrestrial Laws, Coastal, Marine, and Aquatic Resources Laws, Aerial Law, and other Environment and Natural Resources Laws.

Citizens Alliance for Life and the Law of the Sea (CALL of the Sea) calls ...

Manila Bulletin 21 Jun 2021
PROC continues to destroy marine and aquatic resources, and puts national and international peace and security in peril as it threatens to build more artificial islands with military installations equipped with high-powered weapons including missiles, aimed at controlling the entire South China Sea.

PH, Australia launch first Maritime Dialogue on 75th year anniversary of bilateral ties

Manila Bulletin 20 Jun 2021
Australia’s First Assistant Secretary Craig Chittick of the Indo-Pacific Strategy Division of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade conveyed his country’s agreement to partner with the Philippines under its maritime resource initiative which covers marine spatial planning, ...

"Eco-friendly" certified bonito flakes debuts at Japan restaurants

Kyodo 20 Jun 2021
... to maintain both the country's culinary culture and fishery resources ... With the global consumption of marine products continuing to increase, about 30 percent of the resources were overfished as of 2017, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Naval Chief urges all maritime stakeholders to promote awareness on hydrography's significance

Urdu Point 20 Jun 2021
Admiral Amjad Khan said the same would strongly contribute towards sustainable seas and growth of national economy through enhanced trade and utilization of marine resources ... of nautical charts/ maps of its waters to provide accurate nautical information to the mariners.

Mesmerising video of jellyfish bloom in Bahrain shared on social media

Gulf Daily News 20 Jun 2021
... taken by Agriculture and Marine Resources Agency’s maritime control department employee Hani Bader.

South Carolina taking steps to protect flounder population

The Post and Courier 20 Jun 2021
South Carolina has joined a number of states in an effort to protect and improve flounder populations. Gov ... Fishing ... The legislation also says that revenue generated from the sale of recreational and commercial marine licenses, permits and tags will to into the Marine Resources Fund.� ... 16-Sept. 30 ... Department of Natural Resources Boater Education Card ... .

Legarda calls for investigation, audit on implementation of RA 9003

The Manila Times 20 Jun 2021
An international advocacy organization dedicated to protecting the world's oceans, Oceana has been working closely with national and local government agencies, civil society, fisherfolk and other stakeholders to restore abundance of Philippine fisheries and marine resources since 2014. .

Sierra Leone Sells Ecotourism Destination for a Chinese Fishing Port

The Maritime Executive 20 Jun 2021
To date, the government’s only public comments have come in a press release signed by the minister of fisheries and marine resources on 10 May ... But the minister of fisheries and marine resources, Emma Kowa Jalloh, refuted the claims in her press release.

DENR secures GEF fund for conservation of Philippine Rise

Manila Bulletin 19 Jun 2021
A statement showed that the Department of Environment and Natural Resources ... To be specific, PRICELESS aims to address the need to ramp up and build capacity to protect and manage the waters, reefs, and natural resources in the Philippine Rise Marine Resource Reserve (PRMRR).