The MSC in numbers
of marine wild catch engaged with the MSC program (certified or in assessment)
improvements made by MSC certified fisheries by the end of March 2022
of certified fisheries have made improvements in practice
Ocean Stewardship Fund projects
Reducing turtle bycatch in Réunion
Training swordfish fishers to ID, handle and collect data to reduce turtle bycatch and improve their survival.
Improving data on seabird interactions in Alaska
A new app is to be developed and trialled in the Alaska salmon fishery to gather data on seabird interactions.
Genetic testing to identify octopus species in Madagascar
A PhD Student will carry out DNA analysis to confirm the species present in catch from the Southwest Madagascar fishery.
What is the Blue Transformation?
Witness to Climate Change: Mexico red sea urchin fishery
Why get your fishery MSC certified?
Certification ensures sustainable resources and livelihoods for future generations.