I. Basic Information

AddressCantican Island, Guiuan, Eastern Samar
Geographical LocationN 11°4’0” E 125°39’0”
Total Land Area1,000 sq meters
Total Water Area78 hectares
Date Established1972
Established/Acquired thru 
Status of Land OwnershipOwned by BFAR
Development ZoneMarine Aquatic Zone
Major ThrustAquaculture Development
Minor ThrustCoastal Resource Management
Station SuperintendentDavid N. Cosmiano Jr.
Contact. No.0929-632-5594 / 0905-594-0783

II. Details of Production

 No. of UnitsTotal Area (ha)Estimated Production Area (ha)Estimated Production Capacity (MT/yr)
Giant Clam Ocean Nursery13 hectares  
Pearl Oyster Culture Area11 hectare  
Seaweed Nursery Area11 hectare  
Giant Clam Land-base Nursery8 tanks0.10 hectares  

III. Commodities Produced

 No. of pcs/unitsEstimated Volume of fingerlings produced (Annual)
Giant Clam231 pcs
Other Seedstocks 
Pearl Oyster1,051 pcs