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Coast Guard: No oil spill in Bacuit Bay

The Coast Guard in Palawan assured Thursday that the barge that ran aground in El Nido is not going to leak or spill oil in Bacuit Bay, allaying fears it would ruin the town’s marine environment.

Coast Guard bans 150-ton ships in Tubbataha Reef

All types of ships with 150 gross tonnage and higher are warned to sail outside the 4,470-square kilometer area-to-be-avoided (ATBA) in the Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park (TRNP) to avoid the risk of accidental groundings.