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Wild Canadian Sockeye are here!

Aug 15, 2014

British Columbia Canada’s wonderful natural resource — the Sockeye Salmon return to the Fraser River.

Partner release: Trading places, hands-on student expedition brings MSC certified tuna fisheries closer together

Aug 14, 2014

Two aspiring pole and line fishers from the Maldives journey to WA state to learn how to fish for albacore tuna, in association with IPNLF

First North Atlantic blue whiting enters MSC assessment

Aug 13, 2014

A large group of Dutch, German, French, English, Lithuanian, Danish and Irish pelagic fishers has entered the first blue whiting fishery into MSC assessment.

Exmouth Gulf and Shark Bay prawns seek the MSC blue tick

Aug 08, 2014

First two fisheries under the $14.5million WA Government initiative to enter assessment against MSC standard.

Irish Sea herring fishery gains 1st with MSC certification as sustainable

Aug 04, 2014

The Northern Ireland Pelagic Sustainability Group (NIPSG) Irish Sea herring fishery has become the first Irish Sea fishing fleet to gain MSC certification.

MSC opens final round of public consultation on Chain of Custody program review

Aug 01, 2014

The second and final round of public consultation to review the MSC Chain of Custody program will run from 1 August - 15 September 2014.

MSC Board announces clear policy on forced labour

Aug 01, 2014

Companies successfully prosecuted for forced labour violations shall be ineligible for MSC certification.

MSC launches first ‘end of term’ report card ahead of new UK school food standards

Jul 30, 2014

86% of England’s primary school children missing out on sustainable fish, finds Marine Stewardship Council’s ‘end of term’ report.

Partner Release: Virginia Mason First Hospital to Receive Marine Stewardship Council Certification

Jul 24, 2014

Virginia Mason announced today it is the first hospital in the United States to earn Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification.

First perch fishery from Russia enters MSC assessment

Jul 18, 2014

Businesses join together to enter small scale Russian freshwater fishery for assessment to global sustainability standard.