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Track a fishery

The MSC is partnering with sustainable fisheries across the globe, from large-scale industrial fisheries to small artisanal fisheries, to drive the market for sustainable seafood.

Fisheries in the MSC program

Find out about certified sustainable fisheries and those undergoing assessment against the MSC environmental standard for sustainable fishing.

Have your say

Get involved and comment on a fishery in assessement. Your input can help ensure well-informed, robust fisheries assessments.

Comment on an assessment

At each stage of an assessment to the MSC Fisheries Standard there is a chance for stakeholders to contribute. Find out when and how you can comment.

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What is a fishery?

A fishery is usually defined by reference to any or all of the following: target species and stock, methods and geographic area. As such, there is variation.

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Japanese Tuna Fishery in Tsunami-hit region gets global recognition for sustainability

Oct 17, 2016

Meiho’s pole-and-line caught skipjack and albacore tuna can now carry the MSC label.

New report shows accelerated growth in the sustainable seafood supply chain

Oct 12, 2016

MSC certified catch has increased by 6% since 2014-15, while the MSC certified supply chain has climbed 16% reveals Annual Report.

Barents Sea cod, haddock and saithe fishery continues to prove its sustainability

Sep 20, 2016

The Barents Sea fishery of cod, haddock and saithe has been recertified against the world’s most robust standard for environmentally sustainable fishing.

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