Sustainable fishing means healthy fish stocks, minimal ecosystem impacts and effective management. To be MSC certified, fisheries must meet all these criteria.
Information about the Marine Stewardship Council scholarship research program
The number of fisheries certified as sustainable to the MSC Fisheries Standard, and businesses holding Chain of Custody certification for seafood traceability.
The MSC is committed to understanding the environmental and organisational impacts of our program and evaluating how effectively we are delivering our mission.
Feb 07, 2017
‘Fish for Good’ project will work with fishers, communities and local partners to map the sustainability of fisheries and provide tools and support.
Feb 02, 2017
The Baltic herring and sprat fishery represents more than 90% Finland’s marine catch.
Feb 01, 2017
The MSC invites students to apply for £4,000 grant for scientific research into sustainable fishing or seafood markets.