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We’re the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - an international nonprofit on a mission to end overfishing and ensure seafood is caught sustainably.

This World Ocean Day, we’re celebrating the MSC certified sustainable fisheries working hard to protect the ocean in innovative and interesting ways.

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Sustainable Fisheries Help Protect Our Ocean

Find sustainable seafood near you

Find sustainable seafood near you

Discover how you can directly support sustainable fishing through the power of your purchase of MSC certified sustainable seafood.

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Five Simple Actions to Protect the Ocean

Five Simple Actions to Protect the Ocean

Over one-third of the world’s waters are overfished, but you can help change that! Here is a list of five simple actions that you can take starting today.

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Five Common Questions About Seafood Sustainability

Five Common Questions About Seafood Sustainability

As concerns over climate change and questions about seafood sustainability grow, it is important that everyone discuss the ocean’s health and how their purchasing choices can have a positive impact on our blue planet.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

As people learn more about the sustainable seafood movement, we’re asked more and more questions. Here, we’ve shared some commonly asked questions about the Marine Stewardship Council and the larger world of sustainable seafood:

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How is the MSC funded?

How is the MSC funded?

The MSC is fortunate to benefit from the generous support of donors who share our mission and vision. We also receive funds when our partners choose to use the blue MSC label as a mark of the sustainability of their products.

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