Category: Event | Public Awareness

Jatka Conservation Week 2013: A New Hope

Hilsa shad: The national fish of Bangladesh

Hilsa shad: The national fish of Bangladesh

Jatka conservation week, 2013 has begun on 26 February, 2013 aiming at creating awareness of preserving jatka for boosting Hilsa production. It is organized by the Department of Fisheries (DoF) under the Ministry of Fisheries and …read more

Category: Fishes | Public Awareness | Resource

Puffer Fishes: A Common and an Old Threat in Bangladesh

Tetraodon cutcutia

Tetraodon cutcutia

‘Puffer fish’ became a burning issue in recent times when several people died after consuming this fish in different places of Bangladesh. This type of incident is not a new one, every year especially during the rainy season a lot of people are killed due …read more