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Track a fishery

The MSC is partnering with sustainable fisheries across the globe, from large-scale industrial fisheries to small artisanal fisheries, to drive the market for sustainable seafood.

Reaching out to fisheries in South America

Fisheries in the MSC program

Find out about certified sustainable fisheries and those undergoing assessment against the MSC environmental standard for sustainable fishing.

Have your say

Get involved and comment on a fishery in assessement. Your input can help ensure well-informed, robust fisheries assessments.

Comment on an assessment

At each stage of an assessment to the MSC Fisheries Standard there is a chance for stakeholders to contribute. Find out when and how you can comment.

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What is a fishery?

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.

Latest news

Sustainability of the Dutch pulse trawl fishery to be independently assessed

Mar 26, 2015

MSC assessment is an opportunity for open dialogue about the sustainability of pulse trawl fishing.

Russian fishing companies Vityaz-Avto and Delta enter MSC assessment for salmon

Mar 19, 2015

Kamchatka fishing companies Vityaz-Avto and Delta enter a new assessment to the MSC Fisheries Standard for stocks of three salmon species.

Costa Rican Nicoya Peninsula artisanal snapper fishery begins MSC assessment process

Mar 16, 2015

This is the first Central American and snapper fishery to enter the MSC program.

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