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Bantay Dagats sues FBs Rosal, Marc Ivan

Create: 02/06/2018 - 11:35

ILOILO – The owners and boat captains of two fishing boats that were apprehended for illegal fishing in Ajuy town will be facing multiple criminal charges before the office of the provincial prosecutor here.

The complaint for violation of Sections 86 (unauthorized fishing) and 97 (ban on muro-ami, other methods and gears destructive to coral reefs and other marine habitat) of Republic Act 10654 has been filed against Boat Captain Rogelio Reyes of FB Rosal on February 1.

15 Fishers Fined for Illegal Fishing

Create: 03/30/2017 - 16:33
15 Fishers Fined for Illegal Fishing

ILOILO – Fifteen fishermen without permit to operate have been arrested in Concepcion and Carles, according to reports from the Iloilo Provincial Bantay Dagat Task Force.

SPO1 Jose Ronnie Panes said the arrested fishermen paid compromise fines ranging from P2,500 to P5,000 each depending on the type of violation.

Panes said the fishermen were using round haul/siene, squid trawl and shrimp trawl when they were caught fishing within the municipal waters of both towns.