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Tamil Nadu: Miniature tags can help reduce Olive Ridley deaths, says expert September 16, 2016   |  Source: The Times of India City  | Copyright: 2016 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.

Fixing a miniature tag on the hatchlings of Loggerhead sea turtles in the US holds the key to preventing the large-scale death of Olive Ridley turtles in India. United States National Marine Fisheries Service marine ecologist Mridula Srinivasan said such ...

West Bengal: Stakeholders discuss security challenges along West Bengal coastline September 16, 2016   |  Source: The Time of India  | Copyright: 2016 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.

Increased electronic surveillance of the Sundarbans region, issue of biometric identity cards to fishermen and fitment of transponders on fishing boats less than 20 metres in length were among the issue discussed at the Vth Apex Committee Review Meeting o...

Pakistan: Pakistan marine agency detains 36 fishermen off Gujarat coast September 16, 2016   |  Source: First Post India  | Copyright: 2016 Firstpost

The Pakistan Marine Security Agency (PMSA) seized six Indian fishing trawlers with 36 fishermen aboard on Wednesday, a fishermen's association said.Sources said that the six Indian fishing trawlers were near the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL)...

Bangladesh: 20 fishermen kidnapped in Sundarbans September 16, 2016   |  Source: The Daily Star  | Copyright: 2016 / thedailystar.net

Robbers reportedly kidnapped 20 fishermen and looted valuables from their trawlers at Dhanshiddhir Char in Mongla upazila of Bagerhat in the Sundarbans early today. Those escaped the kidnapping said 10-12 robbers of 'Jahangir Bahini' swooped on around 200...

Maharashtra: Why whales end up on Maharashtra’s coast September 15, 2016   |  Source : The Quint  | Copyright: TheQuint

Earlier this week, fishermen came across a 47-foot whale, splayed on the beaches of the Ratnagiri district. The creature, a 20-tonne blue whale, lay on the beach for two days before forest officials, local community members and NGO volunteers were able to...

Goa: Goa Forward gears up for street protest against nationalisation of rivers September 15, 2016   |  Source: The Navhind Times  | Copyright: www.navhindtimes.in 2011

Goa Forward Party (GFP) is gearing up to march the streets of the state to oppose the government’s decision of nationalising six rivers of Goa – Mandovi, Zuari, Mapusa, Chapora, Sal and Cumbharjua. The party will build political consensus to oppose an...

Pakistan: Fisheries Department establishes 49 fish farms in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa September 15, 2016   |  Source: Business Recorder  | Copyright: 2016 Business Recorder.

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Fisheries Department has established some 49 fish farms established in Peshawar, Nowshera, Charsadda, Swabi and Lower Dir districts, besides training of over 100 farmers to strengthen their professional capabilities on methods and techn...

Arunachal Pradesh: Awareness camp on paddy cum fish farming September 15, 2016   |  Source: The Arunachal Times  | Copyright: 2008 The Arunachal Times Publications Pvt. Ltd.

A day-long awareness camp on “Paddy cum Fish farming” was organised by Fisheries Department in collaboration with PRI members at Bogdo, Dego and Panya villages on Monday. Commissioner Fisheries, Huzar Lollen, DFDO, Kenbom Chisi, ASM, Remi Lollen and P...

Pakistan: No harbour September 15, 2016   |  Source : The International News

Karachi’s second largest fisherman locality, Mubarak Village, does not have a jetty despite the fact that it has been around since before the British rule. Most of the local people are involved in the fisheries sector. The village is 30 km away from Kar...

Odisha: Fishermen catch rare fish at Baliapanda September 15, 2016   |  Source: Orissa Post

Fishermen caught a cobia while they were fishing at Baliapanda beach here Tuesday. The fish is black in colour and is about 500 cm long. According to Rita Jayshankar of the regional office of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI), “Thi...

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