United States Fish and Wildlife Service

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Synonyms for United States Fish and Wildlife Service

an agency in the Department of the Interior that conserves and protects fish and wildlife and their habitats

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This report is updated monthly directly by the Bureau of Fisheries of the Ministry of Agriculture of the PRC.
Asis Perez, director of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, said the Taiwanese vessels had violated a Philippine law by poaching in Philippine waters, not in disputed waters.
Bureau of Fisheries during the 1920's, ready to conduct any fisheries research in the American West that the Bureau felt needed to be handled by a competent scientist (Rich, 1943).
Fish and Wildlife Service, the Bureau of Fisheries, where she worked as a biologist in the 1930s and '40s.
Be sure your district asks for 200 eggs when making your request to the Bureau of Fisheries.
In response, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) directed its field offices to investigate and to conduct education campaigns among the fishers in the area.
China still cannot meet its growing demand for seafood," said Li Yanliang, deputy marketing and information director for Chinas Bureau of Fisheries.
The Bureau of Land Management's predecessor, the General Land Office, disposed of public lands, and among the Fish and Wildlife Service's predecessors, the Biological Survey was in Agriculture and the Bureau of Fisheries in Commerce.
When they switched to raising prawns, which are exported to Japan instead of being consumed locally, the price of milkfish shot up (50 percent between 1987 and 1988), and so did the rate of malnutrition, according to the head of the provincial bureau of fisheries Broad and Cavanagh interviewed.
The regional office of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resource (BFAR) has allocated P2 million funds for the construction of a Provincial Fisherfolk Center at Barangay San Isidro here.
Coast Guard personnel also use 10 more vessels owned by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), to run after illegal fishing and poaching in the country's territorial waters, called the West Philippine Sea in the South China Sea.
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.
Arway had served as chief of the Environmental Services Division within the Bureau of Fisheries.
In 1912, when the Departments of Commerce and Labor were separated, the Bureau of Fisheries remained within the Department of Commerce.
Chinese Frozen Seafood Industry Parameter 1990 1995 1996 Cold Stores 2,709 4,226 4,241 Freezing Capacity (tons/day) 32,081 70,696 77,606 Storage Capacity ('000 tons) 633 1,039 1,109 Processed Products '000 tons) 214 4,160 4,322 Frozen Products ('000 tons) 168 2,794 2,687 Source: Bureau of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture, PRC.
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