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Mauritius oil spill: Locals scramble to contain environmental damage August 09, 2020   |  Source : BBC News  | Copyright : 2020 BBC

Volunteers in Mauritius are scrambling to create cordons to keep leaking oil from a tanker away from the island. The MV Wakashio, believed be carrying 4,000 tonnes of oil, ran aground on a coral reef off the Indian Ocean island on 25 July. Locals ar...

Oil spill threatens ecological disaster as Mauritius declares emergency August 09, 2020   |  Source : Reuters  | Copyright : 2020 Reuters. All Rights Reserved.

Fuel spilling from a Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground on a reef in Mauritius two weeks ago is creating an ecological disaster, endangering corals, fish and other marine life around the Indian Ocean island, officials and environmentalists say. The...

Coronavirus: How UK `fishing trade transformed to survive lockdown by Amy Gladwell August 09, 2020   |  Source : BBC News  | Copyright : 2020 BBC

Some fishermen and women in the United Kingdom have said business has boomed since coronavirus forced them to transform their trade. The industry has been hit hard by the pandemic with fish prices plummeting in March when lockdown began. But some sm...

Over 40,000 fishermen in Malaysia can now enjoy social security benefits August 09, 2020   |  Source : Malay Mail  | Copyright : 2020, Malay Mail, All Rights Reserved.

A total of 42,000 fishermen in Malaysia, including those who are working independently in the fisheries sector, would be allowed to make contributions to the Social Security Organisation (Socso) under the Self-Employment Social Security Act 2017. Agric...

Coastal lockout: Police brought in to limit entry to Belgian beach towns by Alan Ḥope August 09, 2020   |  Source : The Brussels Times  | Copyright : 2019 The Brussels Times

The mayor of Blankenberge, Daphné Dumery (N-VA) has brought in local police to stop day trippers entering the town following yesterday’s pitched battle on the beach between police and trouble-makers. Last night Dumery said the town was closed to day...

Severe weather warning for Sydney as rising floodwaters trigger South Coast evacuations by Josh Dye August 09, 2020   |  Source : SMH

A severe weather warning has been issued for large parts of coastal NSW – including metropolitan Sydney – as heavy rain and wild winds lash the state, forcing some South Coast communities to evacuate. On Sunday night the Bureau of Meteorology warne...

Indonesian fishers who fought off tin miners prepare to battle all over again by Nopri Ismi, translated by Basten Gokkon August 07, 2020   |  Source : Mongabay

Fishers in Sumatra have joined forces in opposition to a government plan to allow coastal mining that they say will destroy their fisheries. The government of Bangka Belitung province, a group of islands off the southeastern coast of Sumatra, recently ...

16 fishermen saved by Indian Coast Guard; trawler damaged by Manish K Pathak and Ram Parmar August 07, 2020   |  Source : HT  | Copyright : HT Media Limited All Rights Reserved.

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) rescued 16 people after their fishing boat Dev Sandesh got caught in rough seas due to high wind speed, around 70kms off Arnala coast on Thursday. Meanwhile, a fishing trawler got lost in the sea after it was damaged by a ston...

Vietnam raises emission reduction target to combat climate change by Phan Anh August 07, 2020   |  Source : VNA  | Copyright : 1997 VnExpress.net

Vietnam will decrease its greenhouse gas emissions by 9 percent by 2030, 1 percentage point higher than the previous target set in 2015. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved an update to Vietnam’s Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) that s...

UNESCO recognises two coastal villages of Odisha as Tsunami Ready August 07, 2020   |  Source : PTI  | Copyright : 2020 Business Standard Private Ltd. All rights reserved.

In a first, two coastal villages of the Indian state of Odisha have been recognised as being "Tsunami Ready" by UNESCO for their overall preparedness to face the calamity, Additional Chief Secretary P K Jena said on Thursday. With it Odisha became the ...

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