FPLEG 8 and the PCG apprehended two small-scale CFV red-handedly using Modified Danish Seine within Samar Sea on January 11, 2024.
BFAR 8 through the PFO of Biliran distributed Php5.4M worth of fisheries livelihood interventions during the launching of the first Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair
“BFAR 8 Collaborates with USSC to Expedite Fuel Subsidy Program for Eastern Samar Fisherfolk: Over 350 Beneficiaries Processed in Repeat Caravan”
This permanent checkpoint will be stationed at the foot of San Juanico Bridge, Leyte Province Side.
The training covered essential topics such as good aquaculture practices, effective hatchery management, feeds & feeding management and culture methods
The F/V DA BFAR 2102 netted an impressive catch of 1.5 tons of various high-value fish species such as yellowfin, skipjack tuna, and blue mackerel scad during its first test-fishing within the Pacific Ocean on May 15-16, 2023
Heralding a new era of progress and collaboration in the realm of fisheries management, Mr. Cyrill Pallado was formally installed as the RFD for the year 2023.
Mr. Cyril Dela Peña Pallado was the newly elected Regional Fisherfolk Director held on May 5, 2023 at the Regional Freshwater and Aquaculture Production Center (RFAPC) in Babatngon, Leyte
SAAD continues to fulfill its promise to its target beneficiaries as it gears towards its second phase in Eastern Visayas.
Coastal communities in Saint Bernard will be given sustainable and environment-friendly livelihood projects to increase their income, address food insecurity and malnutrition, and adopt a fish farming method to mitigate the effects of climate change through regenerative aquaculture and Ecosystem-Based Adaptation.
BFAR 8 urges the public to report any illegal fishing activities within the waters of Eastern Visayas through the FPLEG 8 Hotline 0956 432 9955.