Eels — A flagship species for freshwater conservation in the Philippines
Dr Matthew Gollock
ZSL - Zoological Society of London
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We propose to meet with BFAR to discuss the status of current fisheries; the export ban and its effectiveness; knowledge of illegal trade; enforcement and management issues; and what foreign interests are driving illegal trade — both Japanese and Taiwanese companies funded riverine exploration in Luzon for eels prior to the ban.
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