Look: A total amount of 6.950 million pesos was distributed by the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) CALABARZON to the first batch of Fish pond and fish cage operators in Taal Lake who were affected by the recent Taal Volcano eruption. The first batch is composed of some 129 fisherfolk beneficiaries from the municipality of Talisay.

The awarding of the Recovery Assistance was led by BFAR 4A Regional Director Sammy A. Malvas; DA-4A Regional Executive Director Arnel V. De Mesa; Congresswoman Ma. Theresa V. Collantes of the 3rd District of Batangas; Talisay Mayor Gerry D. Natanauan; BFAR-PFO Batangas OIC Ms. Krystine Escosura.