Sustainable fishing means healthy fish stocks, minimal ecosystem impacts and effective management. To be MSC certified, fisheries must meet all these criteria.
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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.
Mar 17, 2017
The Scottish North Sea haddock fishery is still MSC certified due to strong management.
Mar 16, 2017
Poole Harbour fishermen are a step closer to their world-first goal after entering the MSC comprehensive full assessment process.
Mar 15, 2017
The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has launched its 2017 policy development round, opening up six areas of the MSC program to consultation from stakeholders.