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Gaspésie lobster fishery enters into MSC assessment in Canada

Apr 10, 2014

The Gaspésie lobster fishery has entered into independent, third-party assessment against the global, science-based MSC certification program.

First MSC European hake certification awarded to Galicia's Grupo Regal

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.

Two Gulf of St. Lawrence shrimp fisheries combine and achieve MSC re-certification as one fishery

Mar 27, 2014

Cooperative effort creates efficiencies and improvements

Fisheries certification update: March 2014

Mar 27, 2014

Since the last MSC newsletter in November 2013, new fisheries from around the world have been certified and recertified to the MSC sustainability standard.

Industry update: MSC monitoring exercise successfully completed on Russian SOO pollock fishery supply chain

Mar 27, 2014

MSC demonstrates its traceback integrity through monitoring exercise on the Russian SOO pollock.

Industry update: The MSC seeks tenders for Peer Review College

Mar 27, 2014

The MSC is creating a Peer Review College as part of its fishery assessment process and invites relevant institutes to manage the the independent college.

World’s first Mahi Mahi and Australia’s first tuna to seek the MSC tick this Sustainable Seafood Day

Mar 20, 2014

Australian fisheries are stepping up on Sustainable Seafood Day. Now ten fisheries in Australia are engaged in the MSC program.

New Brunswick and Nova Scotia inshore lobster fishery enters MSC full assessment

Mar 04, 2014

The Bay of Fundy, Scotian Shelf and Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence lobster trap fishery has entered into full assessment against the MSC standard.

MSC launches 'seafood matters' global blog

Feb 19, 2014

MSC's global blog to show 'seafood matters' and lead the sustainable seafood conversation.

Americas region fishery update

Jan 31, 2014

Since our last newsletter in September, one fishery was certified, one was re-certified and three entered full assessment in the Americas region.