United States Fish and Wildlife Service

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Noun1.United States Fish and Wildlife Service - an agency in the Department of the Interior that conserves and protects fish and wildlife and their habitatsUnited States Fish and Wildlife Service - an agency in the Department of the Interior that conserves and protects fish and wildlife and their habitats; assesses the environmental impact of pesticides and nuclear power site and hydroelectric dams and thermal pollution
Department of the Interior, DoI, Interior Department, Interior - the United States federal department charged with conservation and the development of natural resources; created in 1849
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28 brokered by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR).
Shellfish ban is up in the coastal waters of Biliran province as the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) noted a high level of red tide toxin levels in both seawater and shellfish meat.
According to Benjamin Felipe Tabios, head of the Special Concerns Office of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), Palawan with Puerto Princesa is one of the largest sources of seaweed in the country that leads the Mimaropa region.
Members of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) and Maritime Group of the Philippine National Police rescued 12 dolphins in Manila Bay on Wednesday morning.
Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario said Aquino issued the order Friday for the Philippine Coast Guard and Bureau of Fisheries vessels to return to port, citing "bad weather" caused by typhoon Guchol.
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Director Asis Perez says the ban at Scarborough Shoal, northeast of the Philippines, started Wednesday and will end July 15.
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Director Asis Perez said the ban at Scarborough Shoal, northeast of the Philippines, started Wednesday and will end July 15.
A check conducted by specialists from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and the Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau on two seized containers showed up endangered species such as 163 stuffed hawksbill and green turtles and 21,169 pieces of black corals, among others.
In the Yellow Sea, China must conscientiously manage the supervision and control of Chinese fishing boats in sensitive waters related to the two Koreas,'' the Bureau of Fisheries under the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture decided at a national fisheries meeting held in Beijing, according to a report by China News Service.
If you witness a large number of dead or dying fish, please contact your regional DEC office and ask to speak with someone in the Bureau of Fisheries.
Be sure your district asks for 200 eggs when making your request to the Bureau of Fisheries.
China still cannot meet its growing demand for seafood," said Li Yanliang, deputy marketing and information director for Chinas Bureau of Fisheries.
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