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New fisheries certified, re-certified and in assessment

Oct 30, 2014

Since our last newsletter in June, two fisheries were certified, one was re-certified and two entered full assessment in the Americas region.

Objection filed to proposed MSC certification of the SSLLC US North Atlantic swordfish longline fishery

Sep 30, 2014

A registered stakeholder has filed an objection to the outcome of an independent assessment.

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

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.

New fisheries certified, re-certified and in assessment

Jun 06, 2014

Since January 2014, three fisheries were certified, one was re-certified, and three entered full assessment in the Americas region.

MSC Standards Director, Dr. David Agnew, speaks at UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

Jun 06, 2014

On May 21, MSC’s Standards Director, Dr. David Agnew, spoke to students, faculty, scientists, and members of the seafood industry in Seattle.

Partner release: Governor Kitzhaber Praises Sustainability Certification for Oregon Trawl Fishery

Jun 04, 2014

Marine Stewardship Council certification reflects responsible management

Partner release: Transition to Catch Shares Key to Sustainability Certification for West Coast Fishery

Jun 04, 2014

13 species caught by the West Coast trawl fishery have earned MSC certification.

U.S. West Coast groundfish achieves MSC certification

Jun 03, 2014

The most diverse, complex fishery ever to enter assessment has achieved MSC certification as a sustainable and well-managed fishery.

MSC responds to Greenpeace report

May 23, 2014

Retailers can feel confident that the MSC certified fisheries that they source from are well-managed and sustainable and they deserve credit and recognition.