Find out about certified sustainable fisheries and those undergoing assessment against the MSC environmental standard for sustainable fishing.
Get involved and comment on a fishery in assessement. Your input can help ensure well-informed, robust fisheries assessments.
At each stage of a fishery assessment there is a chance for stakeholders to contribute - find out when and how.
A ‘fishery’ in the MSC program may include one or more ‘units of certification’, defined by reference to target species and stock, geographic area, method, gear, practice and/or vessel type.
If you are a stakeholder in a fishery, you are an essential source of information that will be needed to conduct a meaningful assessment of that fishery. Find out more about why you should get involved.
Apr 10, 2014
The Gaspésie lobster fishery has entered into independent, third-party assessment against the global, science-based MSC certification program.
Apr 03, 2014
Grupo Regal line-caught hake fishery has been certified to the MSC standard for sustainable, well-managed fisheries following an indepente full assessment.
Mar 27, 2014
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