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Cyclone Fani: The worst is over, but picking up the pieces won’t be easy by Dasgupta KumKum Dasgupta May 07, 2019   |  Source : Hindustan Times  | Copyright : HT Media Limited All rights reserved.

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday conducted an aerial survey of Puri and Khurdha districts of Odisha to see for himself the scale of devastation caused by Cyclone Fani, which made landfall in the state on May 3. During the prime minister’s ...

One million species at risk of extinction, UN report warns by STEPHEN LEAHY May 06, 2019   |  Source : Nat Geo  | Copyright : 2015-2019 National Geographic Partners, LLC. All rights reserved

A landmark global assessment warns that the window is closing to safeguard biodiversity and a healthy planet. Yet solutions are in sight. The bonds that hold nature together may be at risk of unraveling from deforestation, overfishing, development, an...

Super trawlers threaten Australian fisheries, conservationists warn May 06, 2019   |  Source : Australian Associated Press  | Copyright : 2019 Guardian News & Media Limited or its affiliated companies. All rights reserved.

Australia’s ban on super-sized industrial fishing boats is far too narrow and places local fisheries under threat, environmentalists have said. A report released on Tuesday by the Australian Marine Conservation Society and Save Our Marine Life says j...

New FIP to improve giant octopus fishery in northern Japan by Chris Loew May 06, 2019   |  Source : SeafoodSource  | Copyright : 2019 Diversified Communications

After two years of conversation, site visits, and scientific work, Japan’s third fishery improvement project (FIP) – the Tomamae Giant Pacific Octopus FIP – is now officially underway. The previous two FIPs were the Nachi Katsuura Albacore Longline ...

WiFi network made of rubber ducks could save lives during natural disasters by TRISTAN GREENE May 06, 2019   |  Source : TNW  | Copyright : 2006-2019 The Next Web B.V.

The IBM-backed developers behind Project Owl, winner of 2018’s Call For Code challenge, have successfully tested their rubber duck-based emergency WiFi network in Puerto Rico. And, with hurricane season quickly approaching, not a moment too soon. Owl...

Stop joking around: Indonesia's Fisheries Minister vows to continue blowing up illegal fishing boats May 05, 2019   |  Source : The Jakarta Globe  | Copyright : 2019 JAKARTA GLOBE. ALL RIGHTS RESERVERD

Indonesian border patrol sank 13 Vietnamese fishing boats on Saturday – the first time it did so in the past eight months – as Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti vows to continue her fight against illegal fishing. "We destroy ...

Lost at Sea review – poignant tribute to Scottish fishing communities by Clare Brennan May 05, 2019   |  Source : The Guardian  | Copyright : 2019 Guardian News & Media Limited or its affiliated companies. All rights reserved.

Towards the back of the proscenium-arched stage, a wall of riveted metal panels soars darkly. Karen Tennent’s design suggests without defining the space where stories of fisherfolk will ebb and flow. Two panels part: an image showing an expanse of waves...

Illegal trawlers bane for over 1,000 fishermen in Muar, Malaysia May 04, 2019   |  Source : Bernama

The livelihood of more than 1,000 fishermen families in Muar, Malaysia, have been affected by illegal trawler boats which have encroached the coastline there for almost 50 years now, said Muar Member of Parliament Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman The Yout...

Cooperation among fishers can improve fish stock in coral reefs May 03, 2019   |  Source : UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE AT KNOXVILLE  | Copyright : 2019 by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Cooperation within a group of people is key to many successful endeavors, including scientific ones. According to a study published in Nature Communications, cooperation among competing fishers can boost fish stocks on coral reefs. The study analyzed t...

Vietnam demands release of fishermen illegally detained by Indonesia May 03, 2019   |  Source : VNA  | Copyright : 2012 Viet Nam News

Việt Nam has demanded the release of a group of 12 Vietnamese fishermen taken by an Indonesian patrol ship on April 27. “Twelve Vietnamese fishermen on vessel BĐ 97916 TS, while operating on Vietnamese waters 5.5 nautical miles north of a 2003 con...

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