The Philippine government’s failure to address the illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) is resulting in billions worth of losses in terms of fish catch and revenues. Asis Perez, former director of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), said the country is ...

Source: Manila Bulletin (https://mb.com.ph/2021/05/05/ph-losing-huge-fish-catch-to-wps-encroachment-ex-bfar-head-says/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=ph-losing-huge-fish-catch-to-wps-encroachment-ex-bfar-head-says)