Philippine Laws that protect Endangered Marine Species


A list off  laws to help the Conservation of rare, threatened and endangered fishery species.

1)  A list of Protected Marine Species

Republic of the Philippines_No_208

2)  Providing for the exploration, Exploitation, Utlilization and conservation of Coral Resources

Presidential Decree No 1219

3)  Fisheries Administrative order No 193, Series of 1998

Ban on the taking of Whale Sharks and Manta Rays

4)  DENR Administrative Order No. 2004-15 – Republic Act No 9147

Protection of Turtles

$)  This act shall be known as the “Wildlife Resources Conservation and Protection Act. (A General Provision for all Species)



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