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Find out more about the developing world fisheries that are already engaged in the MSC certification program.
A range of materials and resources aimed at helping developing world fisheries move towards MSC certification.
Information and tools for fisheries that wish to be certified as sustainable but do not yet meet the MSC Fisheries Standard.
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Assessment methods for data-limited fisheries which allow them to demonstrate that they meet the MSC standard.
Information about costs of certification and funding opportunities
Jan 12, 2017
The Bahamian spiny lobster fishery has stepped forward for assessment to the Marine Stewardship Council’s (MSC) global standard for sustainable fishing.
Jan 10, 2017
The Argentine anchovy fishery has achieved re-certification to the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Fisheries Standard.
Dec 21, 2016
A whopping 83 percent of the total catch from the Northeast Pacific fishing area is certified to the Marine Stewardship Council sustainable fishing standard.