Latest News for: Marine resources


Healthy biodiversity: The key to reaching the blue bioeconomy’s full potential

Open Access Government 21 Sep 2021
Nicolas Pade & Sabrina Gaber of the European Marine Resource Centre discuss optimising exploration and exploitation of the blue bioeconomy ... marine environment ... These are prerequisites to be able to properly manage our interaction and exploitation of our marine biological resources.

Guest Column: No time to slow down on salmon recovery

The Daily Astorian 21 Sep 2021
We must continue fighting for our treaty-protected resources ...Understanding marine survival ... Tribal natural resources departments are continuing important research about marine survival, while also working to restore estuary habitat and protect water quality. ● Impacts of recreation on treaty resources.

Two more Indian beaches get coveted 'Blue Flag' tagThe two beaches to receive the certification ...

Deccan Herald 21 Sep 2021
... ministry has undertaken for the sustainable development of coastal regions of India, with a prime objective to protect and conserve the pristine coastal and marine ecosystems through holistic management of the resources,” the ministry said in a statement issued here on Tuesday.

Namibia: Namibia to Sell 27,300 Tonnes of Freezer Horse Mackerel to DR Congo

All Africa 21 Sep 2021
THE minister of fisheries and marine resources, Derek Klazen, is in negotiations with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for the sale of 27 300 tonnes of of governmental objective quota freezer horse mackerel ....

Drought: Which cities in California are saving the most and least water

East Bay Times 21 Sep 2021
On July 8, citing the state’s severe drought conditions and falling reservoir levels, Gov ... They reported water use numbers to the State Water Resources Control Board. Several water providers missed the deadline, including Marin Municipal Water District ... .

Caring for the Caregivers Post-Pandemic

Time 21 Sep 2021
Deborah Marin, a professor of psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, now directs the Mount Sinai Center for Stress, Resilience and Personal Growth ... “We were fortunate that our dean is a psychiatrist” who immediately recognized that the caregivers were going to need care themselves, Marin says.

Malta’s tourism sector requires concrete support with a focus on particular niches - PN

Independent Online 21 Sep 2021
Agius explained how diving schools and agencies that bring in tourists to Malta to enjoy the sea, can be supported by the PN’s proposals for co-marketing ...The government needs to take a more active role in protecting the main resource of this niche – namely the quality of the sea and marine biodiversity,” Agius said ... .

Recruitment of Individual Consultant - Formulation of Information Note on Blue Accounting in the Context of African Union Blue Economy Strategy

Reliefweb 20 Sep 2021
However the full potential of aquatic and marine ecosystems and associated resources is yet to be fully appreciated on the African continent ... Provide conceptual understanding of blue accounting; Show the nexus between blue accounting and marine ecosystems sustainability; Indicate ...

Formulation of Policy Note on Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning Towards Supporting Implementation of the African Union Blue Economy Strategy

Reliefweb 20 Sep 2021
fisheries, aquaculture, shipping, tourism, renewable energy production, marine mining) and between uses and the marine environment ... With support of the Kingdom of Norway, the African Union-InterAfrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), has organized regional workshops on Marine Spatial Planning.

Apo Island goes zero waste

The Manila Times 20 Sep 2021
Apo Island bagged the prestigious 7th Para El Mar Awards in 2019 as the most outstanding marine protected area under the government's ... It is known for its lush marine biodiversity with coral gardens, sea turtles, school of jacks and other aquatic resources.

Peter Britz named Portsmouth's interim planning director

Portsmouth Herald 20 Sep 2021
Peter has worked to ensure that the city stewards our natural resources and has helped the public understand the balances required to keep our environment safe and our commitment to being an eco-municipality secure ... From 1996 to 1999, he worked for Fishman Environmental Services in Portland, Oregon, as a coastal and natural resource planner.

Recruitment of Individual Consultants - Formulation of Regional Blue Economy Strategies - Support to Selected Regional Economic Communities

Reliefweb 20 Sep 2021
The Vision of the AU-IBAR Strategic Plan 2018-2023 is an Africa in which animal resources contribute significantly to integration, prosperity and peace ... natural (marine) resources economics; ocean sciences; relevant qualifications in legal and public policy studies; including climate change and environmental related studies.

Decline of sardines catch in Bicol, Samar at alarming rate

Manila Bulletin 19 Sep 2021
Heavy fishing pressure and environmental changes over time have taken their toll on the country’s rich sardine resource ... Since 2014, Oceana has been working closely with national and local government agencies, civil society, fisherfolks and other stakeholders to restore abundance of Philippine fisheries and marine resources.

Ocean hypoxia off Pacific Northwest coast more troubling than ever, experts say

The News Guard 19 Sep 2021
Hypoxia occurs because summertime north winds bring nutrient-rich but oxygen-poor ocean waters to shores – factors that are exacerbated by climate change, said Chan, who directs the Cooperative Institute for Marine Ecosystem and Resources Studies.

Performance-based strategy

Gulf Daily News 19 Sep 2021
... affairs, agriculture, marine and animal resources .