Natural Science > Biology > DG CY2020 7693 1

Research Title Conservation and Artificial Spawning of "Ludong" Lobed River Mullet (Cestraeus plicatilitis) (Year 3 of 3)
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Research Duration Start:
1 October 2017
9 September 2020
Research Location ISU (Isabela)
Research Description While its R&D and training activities must be responsive to the R&D and capability building needs, the center will be proactive in developing the freshwater fisheries research and training program in the region, taking cognizance of the public interest in general, generating the funds to undertake its activities, and advocating the policy and institutional reform directions indicated by the technical studies up to the policymakers at the national and sub-national planning and budget and management levels, as well as executives of local government units.
Research Objectives The program aims to establish freshwater fisheries center and undertake R&D, Education and capability Building programs for the Cagayan Valley Region
Research Beneficiary(ies) a. Researchers b. Development Workers c. Fish Farmers d. Policy Makers e. LGU Dev't practitioners/ workers f. Students g. HEI's h. Private companies
Research Accoplishments [CY 2017] 1. Identified breeding grounds of ludong 2. Broodstock collection 3. Data on growth and survival in captivity 4. Protocols for artificial breeding and fry production 5. Results submitted for publication in refereed journals and will be presented in international and local conferences and symposia
Total Research Cost ₱2,336,037.83
Research Agencies Funding:

ISU (Isabela)

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Code DG CY2020 7693 1
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Priority Thrust DOST

Sector Natural Sciences
Actual Sector Ecology
Related sectors Environmental, Marine Biology
Entry revision: February 2021