In-house training was carried out on the use and deployment of data loggers at NRDCRLF on 22 September 2022. Data loggers will be deployed in the field to measure and record water quality data over the course of one year. This is being done as part of the long-term water quality assessment for the Sturgeon […]

The Director General of the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development’s (ICIMOD) accompanied by other high official delegates visited the NRDCRLF on 10 September 2022. The reception was hosted jointly by the Dzongkhag Administration of Haa, led by Dasho Dzongda, and the Department of Livestock represented by Livestock Research and Extension Division, Integrated Yak Service […]

Dr. Karin van de Braak and Dr. Nancy Nevejan of Global Good Aquaculture Practices (GAP) provided hands-on of training to participants from the National Research and Development Centre for Riverine and Lake Fisheries, from 5-8 September 2022. During the training, the resource personnel covered modules and techniques in water quality monitoring, fish health, and nutrition. […]

His Excellency Zahid Maleque, Honourable Minister for Health, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, People’s Republic of Bangladesh visited the National Research and Development Centre for Riverine and Lake Fisheries on 9 September 2022. His Excellency who is on a state visit to Bhutan to participate in WHO conference at Paro visited the Centre to […]

Former Chief Justice, Dasho Tshering Wangchuk accompanied by Officiating Dzongdag and Drangpon of Haa visited the centre on 5th September 2022. During the visit, Dasho highlighted the significance of starting up sturgeon farming and its high value product ‘CAVIAR’ to help sustain and provide employment opportunities to Bhutanese youth. Dasho also interacted with the staffs […]

Madam director and the team from Department of Livestock,Thimphu visited the Haa centre on 11th august 2022. During the visit, madam observed the sturgeon fish and discussed regarding the further action plan for sturgeon farming. Madam director briefly talked with the staffs regarding the importance of team work,enabling work environment,responsibilities as a civil servant, problem […]

Research overload! The NRDCRLF submitted a record number of publications (SIX) covering diverse research topics/themes expanding across Sturgeon farming, Rainbow trout culture, Climate change impact on Golden Mahseer, Fish community structure and ecology, to the Bhutan Journal of Animal Science (BJAS) Department of Livestock, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, RGoB. Congratulations to all the authors […]

A book titled “Fishes of Eastern Bhutan”, developed by the National Research and Development Center for Riverine & Lake Fisheries (NRDCRLF), Haa was launched today at the Department of Livestock (DoL), conference hall. The book represents the second edition in a two-volume series documenting the diversity of fishes in Bhutan and lists 115 fish species […]

To commemorate the coronation day of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyelpo, the NRDCR&LF family joined the nation in celebrating His Majesty’s enthronement by planting the saplings and cleaning campaign. On this auspicious occasion, we offer heartfelt gratitude for your enlightenment leadership of Bhutan and prayers for your Majesty’s good health and long life.