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Subsistence fishing

A fisherman’s family spends Sunday morning casting nets in Lagonglong, Misamis Oriental to provide food on their table. Photo by CAI PANLILIO  .....»»

Category: newsSource: mindanews mindanewsNov 22nd, 2020

WTO tackles ban on fishing subsidies as cut-off nears

Geneva, Switzerland—Negotiations on banning billions of dollars in fisheries subsidies are coming to the crunch at the beleaguered World Trade Organization, with the deadline to net a deal fast approaching......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated News56 min. ago

BFAR orders fishing ban in Visayan Sea

Commercial fishing is banned in the Visayan Sea for three months......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2020

Fishing at Dusk

Fishing at Dusk.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsNov 12th, 2020

SMC builds fishing dock amid typhoons

Diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. has constructed a multipurpose fishermen’s dock in Quezon province to boost the resilience of fishing communities amid typhoons that hit the country......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 7th, 2020

Activists launch 'RollyPH relief ops

KMP is seeking urgent donations and support to aid farmers in need of immediate relief -- rice, food, relief packs, hygiene kits, drinking water, clothes, sleeping kits, and medicines. A more long-term rehabilitation effort is also needed and farmers and fisherfolk will need seeds and seedlings, farm tools, farm animals, bancas and fishing equipment, and production subsidies. The post Activists launch #RollyPH relief ops appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsNov 6th, 2020

NDRRMC projects up to 31 million Filipinos may be affected by Rolly

"We are coordinating with LGU in monitoring the people living near the shorelines of Manila Bay. Fishermen have also been advised to stay put and shelter their fishing boats," Commodore Armando Balilo, PCG spokesperson, told reporters. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 1st, 2020

Rising seas, sinking land hurt this community. Coronavirus makes it worse

A fishing community in the Philippines is by climate change, ground subsidence, poverty and COVID-19......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 28th, 2020

Brexit waves threaten to wreck Belgian& rsquo;s fishing fleet

Ostend, Belgium—Britain’s departure from the European single market will disrupt many long-standing economic relationships and could yet devastate one of the oldest—the Belgian fishing fleet’s work in UK waters......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2020

PNP Maritime Group commended for catching illegal fishers in Tawi-Tawi

"By protecting the municipal waters from illegal fishing encroachment, we are protecting the constitutionally guaranteed rights of the marginal fisherfolks to the preferential use of their traditional fishing grounds," environmental groups said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 21st, 2020

Back to fishing

He left fishing to become a tourist boat operator in Del Carmen town, Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte, but is now back to fishing to earn a living, Tourism has remained uncertain in Siargao Island since the lockdowns started in  mid-March due to  the COVID-19. pandemic. MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsOct 19th, 2020

Blast fishing, dahilan ng pagkamatay ng mga balyena – BFAR

San Andres, Catanduanes – Kinumpirma ng Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) na malaki ang posibilidad na resulta ng blast fishing ang pagkakamatay ng mga “melon headed whales” o balyena sa bayan ng San andres. Sa panayam ng Bicol Peryodiko kay BFAR Region 5 spokesperson Nonie Inova nitong Oktubre 12, bagamat hindi pa umano […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolperyodikoRelated NewsOct 17th, 2020

BFAR pinasalamatan sa paglabas ng fishing rule

IKINATUWA ng ilang civil society group ang paglalabas ng Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) ng fishing vessel monitoring rules para may kakainin ang mga susunod na henerasyon. The post BFAR pinasalamatan sa paglabas ng fishing rule first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsOct 17th, 2020

Two fishing boat operators fined P1.2M for ‘hulbot-hulbot’

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two fishing boat operators from northern Cebu has been fined over P1.2 million for practicing Danish Seine, localyy known as “hulbot-hulbot” or “liba-liba.” In a press statement, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Central Visayas (BFAR-7) said they were found on October 10, 2020, practicing the illegal fishing method […] The post Two fishing boat operators fined P1.2M for ‘hulbot-hulbot’ appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 16th, 2020

P10.8 million smuggled cigarettes seized off Zamboanga del Sur

Navy men have intercepted a fishing boat carrying smuggled cigarettes worth P10.8 million off the coast of Tabina, Zamboanga del Sur......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 15th, 2020

BFAR eyes blast fishing as cause of death of 15 melon-headed whales in Catanduanes

BFAR eyes blast fishing as cause of death of 15 melon-headed whales in Catanduanes.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolstandardRelated NewsOct 14th, 2020

Pinoy fishermen eyed as West Philippine Sea militia — defense chief

Filipino fishermen are willing to be trained and organized to become the country’s maritime militia to counter China’s massive deployment of paramilitary fishing vessels in the West Philippine Sea, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 12th, 2020

Back to fishing

Back to fishing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsOct 9th, 2020

SPECIAL REPORT Fisherfolk say martial law stopped extortion and piracy in Sibugay seas

IPIL, Zamboanga Sibugay (MindaNews / 05 October ) Subsistence fisherfolk in Zamboanga Sibugay say that if there is one good thing about martial law in Mindanao from May 23, 2017 to December 31, 2019,  it is this: extortion and piracy in the Sibugay seas practically disappeared. “We really had pirates here before. Some of our […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsOct 9th, 2020

Bantayan LGU eyes hatchery dev t, religious tourism

CEBU, Oct. 8 (PIA) -- The development of a hatchery to increase the produce of multi-species in this coastal town, where majority depend on fishing for livelihood, and building a pilgrimage to prom.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 8th, 2020

Ludong fishing season closed

Authorities are watching the Abra River and its tributaries to prevent anyone from catching Ludong fish......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 4th, 2020