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Fisheries in the MSC program grouped by species for quick reference.

Albacore tuna

You can use this document to help you find fisheries for a given species quickly and easily. This quick reference guide provides a helpful snapshot for navigating all fisheries in the MSC program by common name. Further information includes:

    • Species Latin name
    • MSC status (in assessment/certified)
    • Tonnage 



 Species common name:

Anchovy
Haddock Ling Oyster Sablefish Snapper
Bass Hake Lingcod Perch Saithe Sole
Clam Halibut Lobster Pike-Perch Salmon Sprat
Cockle Herring Lumpfish Plaice Sandeel Swordfish
Cod Hoki Mackerel Pollock Sardine Thornyhead
Crab Icefish Mullet Pout Scabbard Toothfish
Croaker Jack Mulloway Prawn Scallop Tuna
Dogfish Krill Mussel Redbait
Walleye
Eel - Nephrops Redfish Shrimp Whelk
Flounder - Octopus Razorshell Skate Whiting
Grenadier Limpet Orange roughy Rockfish Smelt Vendace

 

Last Updated: 25 May 2016  

Species common name

Latin name

Fishery name

Certificate status

FAO region

Abalone

Haliotis laevigata

Western Australia abalone

In assessment 

Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Haliotis conicopora 

Western Australia abalone In assessment  Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern
Haliotis roei  Western Australia abalone In assessment  Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Anchovy

Engraulis anchoita Argentine anchovy Certified Area 41 Atlantic, Southwest
Engraulis encrasicolus

Cantabrian Sea purse seine anchovy

Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Northern Adriatic Sea European anchovy and European pilchard pelagic pair trawl 

In assessment Area 37,
Mediterranean Sea

Bass



Dicentrarchus labrax Dutch rod and line fishery for sea bass Withdrawn Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Clam



Meretrix lyrata Vietnam Ben Tre clam hand gathered Certified Area 71 Pacific, Western Central
Mactromeris polynyma Clearwater Seafoods Banquereau and Grand Banks Arctic surf clam Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Paphia malabarica Ashtamudi Estuary short-necked clam Certified Area 51 Indian Ocean, Western
Ruditapes decussatus Clams and Cockle fishery from Ria de Arousa suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Ruditapes philippinarum Clams and Cockle fishery from Ria de Arousa Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Venerupis pullastra Clams and Cockle fishery from Ria de Arousa Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Cockle



Cerastoderma edule Burry Inlet cockles Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Clams and Cockle fishery from Ria de Arousa Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Vilsund blue a/s Limjord mussel & cockle dredge In Assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
OHV Dutch Waddenzee and Oosterschelde Hand Raked cockle Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Dee Estuary cockle Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
DFPO Limfjord mussel and cockle  Certified  Area 27
Atlantic,
Northeast 

Donax deltoides Lakes and Coorong, South Australia In Assessment Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Cod



Gadus macrocephalus Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Pacific cod Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Gulf of Alaska Pacific cod Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast
Gadus morhua AGARBA Spain Barents Sea cod Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Arkhangelsk Trawl Fleet Norwegian and Barents Seas cod & haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Canada/Newfoundland 3Ps cod In Assessment Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Russian Federation Barents sea cod and haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Faroe Island North East Arctic cod and saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Germany Eastern Baltic cod Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Greenland cod, haddock and saithe trawl fishery in the Barents Sea Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Norway North East Arctic cod Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Comapêche and Euronor cod and haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Barents Sea cod , haddock and saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


UK Fisheries Ltd/DFFU/Doggerbank Northeast Arctic cod, haddock and saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


ISF Icelandic cod Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


DFPO Denmark Eastern Baltic cod Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Swedish Fisherman's Producer Organisation (SFPO) Eastern Baltic cod Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

FIUN Barents & Norwegian Seas cod and haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
LFA Latvia trawl eastern Baltic cod Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Poland Eastern Baltic cod Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Scottish Fisheries Sustainable Accreditation Group (SFSAG) North Sea cod In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Crab



Callinectes sapidus Louisiana blue crab Certified Area 31 Atlantic, Western Central

Cancer magister Oregon Dungeness crab Withdrawn Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Cancer pagurus SSMO Shetland inshore brown & velvet crab and scallop Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Chaceon albus Australian West Coast deep sea crab In Assessment Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern
Chionoecetes opilio Gulf of St Lawrence snow crab trap Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Scotian shelf snow crab trap

Certified Area 21 Atlantic, North

Newfoundland & Labrador snow crab

Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Portunus armatus

Peel Harvey Estuarine Fishery: Recreational and Commercial blue swimmer crab and Commercial sea mullet

In assessment Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Necora puber SSMO Shetland inshore brown & velvet crab scallop Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Croaker

Micropogonias altipinnis Nicoya Peninsula artisanal snapper In assessment Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Dogfish



Squalus suckleyi British Columbia spiny dogfish Suspended Area 67 Pacific, Northeast

Squalus acanthias US Atlantic spiny dogfish Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Flounder



Atheresthes stomias Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Gulf of Alaska flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Hippoglossoides dubius Kyoto Danish Seine Fishery Federation flathead flounder Certified Area 61 Pacific, Northwest

Limanda ferruginea OCI Grand Bank yellowtail flounder trawl Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Grenadier



Coryphaenoides acrolepis US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central
Coryphaenoides rupestris Scapeche roundnose grenadier, black scabbard fish & blue ling deep-sea In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Haddock



Melanogrammus aeglefinus Arkhangelsk Trawl Fleet Norwegian and Barents Seas cod & haddock Certified  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Canada Scotia-Fundy haddock Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Russian Federation Barents sea cod and haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Faroe Island North East Arctic haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Norway North East Arctic haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Scottish Fisheries Sustainable Accreditation Group (SFSAG) North Sea haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Comapêche and Euronor cod and haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Barents Sea cod and haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


DFPO Denmark North Sea, Skagerrak haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


UK Fisheries Ltd/DFFU/Doggerbank Northeast Arctic cod, haddock and saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


ISF Icelandic haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
FIUN Barents & Norwegian Seas cod and haddock Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Greenland cod, haddock and saithe trawl fishery in the Barents Sea Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
US Acadian redfish, haddock and pollock Otter Trawl In assessment Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Hake



Merluccius australis New Zealand hake trawl Certified Area 81 Pacific, Southwest

Merluccius capensis,M.paradox. South Africa hake trawl Certified Area 47 Atlantic, Southeast

Merluccius merluccius Cornish hake gill net Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Grupo Regal Spain hake longline Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


DFPO Denmark North Sea, Skagerrak & Kattegat hake Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Merluccius productus Pacific hake mid-water trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast

Halibut



Hippoglossus stenolepis Canada Pacific halibut (British Columbia) Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


US North Pacific halibut Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast

Hippoglossus hippoglossus Canada Atlantic Halibut Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Reinhardtius hippoglossoides West Greenland offshore Greenland halibut  In assessment  Area 21,
Arctic  

Herring



Clupea harengus Canadian 4VWX purse seine herring In assessment Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

SPFPO Swedish North Sea herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Danish Pelagic Producers Organisation Atlanto Scandian herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


DPPO and DFPO North Sea herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Faroese Pelagic Organisation Atlanto-Scandian herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
FROM Nord North Sea and Eastern channel pelagic trawl herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Hastings fleet pelagic herring Certified  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Gulf of St Lawrence Fall herring gillnet Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest


NAFO Division 4R Atlantic herring purse seine Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Northern Ireland Pelagic Sustainability Group (NIPSG) Irish Sea herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Northern Ireland Pelagic Sustainability Group (NIPSG) Irish Sea-Atlantic, WOS herring & NS herring

In assessment Area 27, Atlantic Northeast


Norway North Sea and Skagerrak herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Norway spring spawning herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Pelagic Freezer Trawler Association North Sea herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Pelagic Freezer-Trawler Association Atlanto-Scandian herring pelagic trawl
Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
PFA & SPSG North Sea herring  In assessment  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
ISF Norwegian & Icelandic herring trawl and seine Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


SPPO North Sea and Baltic herring and sprats In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
SPPO, DPPO and DFPO Western Baltic Spring Spawning herring In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Scottish Pelagic Sustainability Group Ltd Atlanto Scandian herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Scottish Pelagic Sustainability Group Ltd North Sea herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Western Baltic spring spawning herring Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


SPSG West of Scotland herring Pelagic Trawl
Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


CSHMAC Celtic Sea herring
Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Opisthonema libertate Gulf of California, Mexico - thread herring In assessment Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central
Opisthonema spp. Southern Gulf of California thread herring In assessment Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Hoki



Macruronus magellanicus Argentine hoki Certified Area 41 Atlantic, Southwest
Macruronus novaezelandiae Australia blue grenadier Certified Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern & Area 81 Pacific, Southwest

New Zealand hoki Certified Area 81 Pacific, Southwest

Icefish



Champsocephalus gunnari Australia mackerel icefish Certified Area 58 Indian Ocean, Antarctic and Southern


South Georgia icefish pelagic trawl Certified Area 48 Atlantic, Antarctic

Jack

Trachurus declivis Australian small pelagic fishery Withdrawn  Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern & Area 81 Pacific, Southwest

Krill



Euphausia superba Aker Biomarine Antarctic krill Certified Area 48 Atlantic, Antarctic
Olympic Seafood Antarctic krill Certified Area 48 Atlantic, Antarctic

Limpet

Crepidula fornicata Cancale Bay Atlantic slipper limpet dredge In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Ling

Molva dypterygia Scapeche roundnose grenadier, black scabbard fish & blue ling deep-sea In Assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Molva molva  ISF Iceland saithe & ling  Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Genypterus blacodes New Zealand ling trawl and longline Certified  Area 81
Pacific,
Southwest 

Lingcod



Ophiodon elongatus US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Lumpfish

Cyclopterus lumpus Icelandic Gillnet lumpfish Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Greenland lumpfish Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Lobster



Homarus americanus Bay of Fundy, Scotian Shelf and Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence lobster trap Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Eastern Canada offshore lobster Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Iles-de-la-Madeleine lobster Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Gaspésie lobster trap Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Gulf of Maine lobster trap In Assessment Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest


Maine lobster trap Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Prince Edward Island lobster trap Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Homarus gammarus Normandy and Jersey lobster Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Jasus tristani Juan Fernández Rock lobster Certified Area 87 Pacific, Southeast

Tristan da Cunha rock lobster Certified Area 47 Atlantic, Southeast

Panulirus argus Sian Ka'an and Banco Chinchorro Biosphere Reserves spiny lobster Certified Area 31 Atlantic, Western Central

Panulirus cygnus Western Australia rock lobster Certified Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Panulirus interruptus Baja California red rock lobster Certified Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central
Pleuroncodes monodon; Cervimunida jonhi

Chile squat lobster Camanchaca demersal trawl

In assessment 

Area 87 Pacific,
Southeast

Pleuroncodes monodon; Cervimunida jonhi; Heterocarpus reedi

Chile squat lobsters and nylon shrimp modified trawl 

In assessment 

Area 87 Pacific,
Southeast

Mackerel



Scomber australasicus Australian small pelagic fishery Withdrawn Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern & Area 81 Pacific, Southwest

Scomber scombrus Danish Pelagic Producers Organisation North East Atlantic mackerel Withdrawn Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Faroese Pelagic Organisation North East Atlantic mackerel In assessment Area 27
Atlantic,
Northeast 


Hastings fleet mackerel drift net (previously Hastings fleet pelagic mackerel) In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Irish Pelagic Sustainability Asscociation (IPSA) Western mackerel Withdrawn Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Irish Pelagic Sustainability Group (IPSG) western mackerel pelagic trawl Withdrawn Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


North East Atlantic mackerel pelagic trawl, Purse-Seine and handline Withdrawn Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Northern Ireland Pelagic Sustainability Group (NIPSG) Irish Sea-Atlantic mackerel, WOS herring & NS herring In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Pelagic Freezer Trawler Association North East Atlantic mackerel pelagic trawl Withdrawn Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


SPFPO North East Atlantic mackerel Withdrawn  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Scottish Pelagic Sustainability Group Ltd western component of north east Atlantic mackerel
Withdrawn Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

MINSA North East Atlantic mackerel Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Mullet



Aldrichetta forsteri Lakes and Coorong, South Australia In assessment Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern
Mugil cephalus Peel Harvey Estuarine Fishery: Recreational and Commercial blue swimmer crab and Commercial sea mullet
In assessment
Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Mulloway



Argyrosomus hololepidotus Lakes and Coorong, South Australia In assessment Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Mussel



Mytilus chilensis Chilean mussel fishery and suspended culture Toralla S.A and Cultivos Toralla S.A Certified Area 87 Pacific, Southeast
Mytilus edulis DFPO Inner Danish Waters blue shell mussel  In assessment  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Vilsund Blue a/s Limfjord mussel & cockle dredge Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

DFPO Limfjord mussel and cockle

Certified  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Exmouth mussels

Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Isefjord and East Jutland Danish blue shell mussel Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Ireland Bottom Grown Mussel (Mytilus edulis) fishery


Certified

Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Northern Ireland Bottom Grown Mussel (Mytilus edulis) fishery Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Limfjord blue shell mussel (rope grown) Certified Area 05 Europe - inland waters
Germany Lower Saxony mussel dredge and mussel culture Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Mussel translocation into the Oosterschelde Certified  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Netherlands blue shell mussel Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Netherlands suspended culture mussel Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


North Menai Strait mussel Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Schleswig-Holstein blue shell mussel In assessment Area 27
Atlantic, 
Northeast 
Seafood Romo East Jutland and Isefjord blue shell mussel dredge Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Shetland & Scottish Mainland Rope Grown mussel Enhanced fishery Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Vilsund Blue East Jutland blue shell mussel dredge Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
SSPO Swedish West Coast Rope Grown Mussel Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Mytilus galloprovincialis Companhia de Pescarias do Algarve S.A. Portugal Atlantic SE Algarve coast rope grown mussel Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Nephrops



Nephrops norvegicus Danish and Swedish nephrops Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Octopus

Octopus vulgaris Western Asturias Octopus Traps fishery of Artisanal Cofradias Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Orange roughy

Hoplostethus atlanticus New Zealand orange roughy In assessment Area 81 Pacific, Southwest

Oyster



Crassostrea gigas Dutch Oyster Association oyster fishery Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Ostrea edulis Limfjord oyster dredge fishery Certified Area 05 Europe - inland waters
Dutch Oyster Association oyster fishery Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Pinctada maxima Australia silver lipped pearl oyster

Redbait

Emmelichthys nitidus Australian small pelagic fishery Withdrawn  Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern & Area 81 Pacific, Southwest

Perch



Perca fluviatilis Bratsk Reservoir perch Certified  Area 07 Former USSR area - inland waters
Irikla Reservoir perch Certified Area 07 Former USSR area - inland waters
Perca flavescens Lake Erie Multi-species Commercial Certified Area 02 North America - inland waters

Macquaria ambigua Lakes and Coorong, South Australia In assessment Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Pike-Perch

Esox lucius Waterhen Lake walleye and Northern pike Commercial Gillnet Certified Area 02 North America - inland waters

Sander lucioperca Lake Hjälmaren pikeperch fish-trap and gillnet

Certified

Area 05 Europe - inland waters

Sardine/Pilchard



Sardina pilchardus Cornwall sardine, UK Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


South Brittany sardine purse seine Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Bay of Biscay purse seine sardine In Assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Northern Adriatic Sea European anchovy and European pilchard pelagic pair trawl  In assessment Area 37,
Mediterranean Sea 

Sardinops sagax Gulf of California Mexico sardine Certified Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Plaice



Pleuronectes platessa Cooperative Fishery Organization (CVO) North Sea plaice and sole Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
CVO pulse sole & plaice In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
DFPO Denmark North Sea, Skagerrak & Kattegat hake (expedited European plaice scope extension) Certified

Area 27
Atlantic,
Northeast

DFPO Kattegat and Baltic plaice In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Osprey Trawlers North Sea twin-rigged plaice Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Ekofish Group-North Sea twin rigged otter trawl plaice Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


DFPO Denmark North Sea plaice Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
DFPO Kattegat and Baltic plaice In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Pleuronectes quadrituberculat. Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast

Pollock



Theragra chalcogramma Alaska pollock - Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Alaska pollock - Gulf of Alaska Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Russia Sea of Okhotsk pollock Certified Area 61 Pacific, Northwest

Pout

Trisopterus esmarkii DFPO and DPPO North Sea, Skagerrak and Kattegat sandeel, sprat and Norway pout In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Redfish

Sebastes faciatus Canada 3LN redfish In assessment Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
US Acadian redfish, haddock and pollock Otter Trawl In assessment Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Sebastes mentella Canada 3LN Division redfish In assessment Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Sebastes norvegicus/Sebastes marinus ISF Iceland golden redfish Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Razor Shell

Ensis arcuatus Razor Clam fishery from Ria de Pontevedra Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeas
Ensis directus DFA Dutch North Sea ensis Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Rockfish



Sebastes goodei US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Sebastes diploproa US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Sebastes entomelas US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Sebastes flavidus US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Sablefish




Anoplopoma fimbria
US North Pacific sablefish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Saithe



Pollachius virens Barents Sea cod, haddock and saithe In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

EURONOR saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Germany North Sea saithe trawl Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Faroe Islands North East Arctic cod and saithe In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
ISF Iceland saithe & ling  Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Norway North East Arctic saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Norway North Sea saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Scapêche and Compagnie de Pêche de St. Malo saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Scottish Fisheries Sustainable Accreditation Group (SFSAG) saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


UK Fisheries/DFFU/Doggerbank Group saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


UK Fisheries Ltd/DFFU/Doggerbank Northeast Arctic cod, haddock and saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


DFPO Denmark North Sea & Skagerrak saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Faroe Island saithe Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Greenland cod, haddock and saithe trawl fishery in the Barents Sea Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
US Acadian redfish, haddock and pollock Otter Trawl In assessment Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Salmon



Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Alaska salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Annette Islands Reserve salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


British Columbia pink salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Iturup Island pink & chum salmon Certified Area 61 Pacific, Northwest
Sakhalin Island Northeast trap net pink salmon fishery Suspended Area 61 Pacific, Northwest
VA-Delta Kamchatka salmon In assessment Area 61 Pacific, Northwest

Oncorhynchus keta Alaska salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Annette Islands Reserve salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


British Columbia chum salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Iturup Island pink & chum salmon Certified Area 61 Pacific, Northwest
VA-Delta Kamchatka salmon In assessment Area 61 Pacific, Northwest

Oncorhynchus kisutch Alaska salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Annette Islands Reserve salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast
VA-Delta Kamchatka salmon In assessment Area 61 Pacific, Northwest

Oncorhynchus nerka Alaska salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


British Columbia sockeye salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast
Ozernaya River sockeye salmon Certified Area 61 Pacific, Northwest

Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Alaska salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Annette Islands Reserve salmon Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast

Sandeel

Ammodytes spp. DFPO and DPPO North Sea, Skagerrak and Kattegat sandeel, sprat and Norway pout In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Scabbard

Aphanopus carbo Scapeche roundnose grenadier, black scabbard fish & blue ling deep-sea In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Scallop



Aequipecten opercularis Faroe Islands queen scallop Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Isle of Man Queen scallop trawl Suspended Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Patinopecten yessoensis Japanese scallop hanging and seabed enhanced fisheries Certified Area 61 Pacific, Northwest
Zhangzidao scallop Certified Area 61 Pacific, Northwest

Pecten maximus SSMO Shetland inshore brown & velvet crab and scallop Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Placopecten magellanicus Eastern Canada offshore scallop Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
FBSA Canada Full Bay Sea scallop Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest


US Atlantic sea scallop Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

Zygochlamis patagonica Patagonian scallop Certified Area 41 Atlantic, Southwest

Shrimp/Prawn



Crangon crangon  North Sea brown shrimp  In assessment

Area 27
Atlantic,
Northeast  

Fenneropenaeus merguiensis Australia Northern prawn Certified Area 71 Pacific, Western Central
Fenneropenaeus indicus Australia Northern prawn Certified Area 71 Pacific, Western Central
Metapenaeus endeavouri Australia Northern prawn Certified Area 71 Pacific, Western Central
M. ensis Australia Northern prawn Certified Area 71 Pacific, Western Central

Pandalus borealis Canada Scotian Shelf Northern prawn Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest


Canada offshore northern and striped shrimp Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Estonia North East Arctic cold water prawn Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Denmark Skagerrak and the Norwegian Deep cold water prawn Certified  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Faroe Islands North East Arctic cold water prawn Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Gulf of St Lawrence northern shrimp trawl fishery  Esquiman Channel Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest


Scotian shelf shrimp Withdrawn Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest


West Greenland coldwater prawn
Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Norway Skagerrak and the Norwegian Deep cold-water prawn In Assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Norway North East Arctic cold water prawn Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Sweden Skagerrak, Kattegat and the Norwegian Deep cold-water prawn Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Pandalus jordani Oregon and Washington pink shrimp Certified Area 67 Pacific, Eastern Central

Pandalus montagui Canada offshore northern and striped shrimp Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest
Penaeus esculentus Australia Northern prawn Certified Area 71 Pacific, Western Central
Exmouth Gulf prawn Certified  Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern
Shark Bay prawn Certified  Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern
P. semisulcatus Australia Northern prawn Certified Area 71 Pacific, Western Central
Penaeus (Melicertus) latisulcatus Exmouth Gulf prawn Certified Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern
Shark Bay prawn Certified Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Spencer Gulf king prawn Certified Area 57 Indian Ocean, Eastern

Xiphopenaeus kroyeri Suriname Atlantic seabob shrimp Certified Area 31 Atlantic, Western Central

Skate



Raja rhina US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Smelt

Argentina silus Faroe Island silver smelt Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Snapper

Lutjanus argentiventris Nicoya Peninsula artisanal snapper In assessment Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Lutjanus guttatus Nicoya Peninsula artisanal snapper In assessment Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Sole



Glyptocephalus zachirus Gulf of Alaska flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Hippoglossoides elassodon Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Gulf of Alaska flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast

Lepidopsetta bilineata Gulf of Alaska flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast

Lepidopsetta polyxystra Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast


Gulf of Alaska flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast

Limanda aspera Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands flatfish Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast

Solea solea Cooperative Fishery Organization (CVO) North Sea plaice and sole Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
CVO pulse sole & plaice In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


Hastings fleet Dover sole Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast


DFPO Denmark North Sea sole Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
FROM Nord North Sea and Eastern Channel trammel net sole Certified  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Microstomus pacificus US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Parophrys vetulus US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Eopsetta jordani US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Sprat



Sprattus sprattus DFPO and DPPO North Sea, Skagerrak and Kattegat sandeel, sprat and Norway pout In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
LFPO pelagic trawl sprat In assessment  Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

SPPO North Sea and Baltic herring and sprats In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Sweden and Norway Skagerrak and Kattegat sprat Withdrawn Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Swordfish



Xiphias gladius North West Atlantic Canada harpoon swordfish Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest


North West Atlantic Canada longline swordfish Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest

North and South Atlantic swordfish Spanish longline

In assessment Area 41 & 47, Atlantic Southwest and Southeast
SSLLC US North Atlantic swordfish Longline Certified Area 21 Atlantic, Northwest & Area 31 Atlantic, Western Central
US North Atlantic Swordfish  Certified Area 31 Atlantic, Western Central

Walker Seafood Australia Albacore, Yellowfin tuna and swordfish

Certified Area 81, Western and Central Pacific Ocean

Thornyhead



Sebastolobus altivelis US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Sebastolobus alascanus US West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast, Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central

Toothfish



Dissostichus eleginoides SARPC toothfish Certified Area 58 Indian Ocean, Antarctic and Southern


South Georgia Patagonian toothfish longline Certified Area 48 Atlantic, Antarctic
Macquarie Island toothfish Certified Area 81 Pacific, Southwest


Heard Island and McDonald Islands (HIMI) toothfish Certified Area 58 Indian Ocean, Antarctic and Southern
Falkland Island toothfish Certified Area 41 Atlantic, Southwest

Dissostichus mawsoni Ross Sea toothfish longline Certified Area 88 Pacific, Antarctic

Tuna



Katsuwonus pelamis Japanese pole and line skipjack and albacore tuna In assessment Area 61 Pacific, Northwest
Northeastern Tropical Pacific purse seine yellowfin & skipjack tuna In assessment Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central


PNA Western and Central Pacific skipjack tuna Certified Area 71 Pacific, Western Central


Maldives pole & line skipjack & yellowfin tuna Certified Area 51 Indian Ocean, Western
Solomon Islands skipjack and yellowfin tuna purse seine and pole & line In assessment Area 71 Pacific, Western Central
Talley's New Zealand skipjack tuna purse seine  In assessment Pacific 
Tri Marine Western and Central Pacific skipjack and yellowfin tuna In assessment Area 71 and Area 77

Thunnus alalunga AAFA and WFOA North Pacific albacore tuna Certified Area 67 and Area 77


AAFA and WFOA South Pacific albacore tuna Certified Area 77 and Area 81


Canada Highly Migratory Species Foundation (CHMSF) British Columbia North Pacific albacore tuna Certified Area 67 Pacific, Northeast
Cook Islands EEZ South Pacific albacore longline Certified Area 81 Pacific, Southwest
Fiji albacore tuna longline Certified Area 71,77 and 81
Japanese pole and line skipjack and albacore tuna In assessment Area 61 Pacific, Northwest


New Zealand albacore tuna troll Certified Area 81 Pacific, Southwest
North Atlantic albacore artisanal fishery In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
Walker Seafood Australia Albacore, Yellowfin tuna and swordfish
Certified Area 81, Western and Central Pacific Ocean
Thunnus albacares Maldives pole & line skipjack & yellowfin tuna Suspended Area 51 Indian Ocean, Western

Maldives handline yellowfin tuna In assessment Area 51 Indian Ocean, Western


Mexico Baja California Pole and Line yellowfin and skipjack tuna Withdrawn  Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central
PNA Western and Central Pacific tuna  Certified  Area 71 Pacific, Western Central
Tri Marine Western and Central Pacific skipjack and yellowfin tuna In assessment Area 71 and Area 77
Northeastern Tropical Pacific purse seine yellowfin & skipjack tuna In assessment Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central
Solomon Islands skipjack and yellowfin tuna purse seine and pole & line In assessment Area 77 Pacific, Eastern Central
Walker Seafood Australia Albacore, Yellowfin tuna and swordfish Certified Area 81, Western and Central Pacific Ocean

Walleye

Sander vitreus Lake Erie Multi-species Commercial Certified Area 02 North America - inland waters


Waterhen Lake walleye and Northern pike Commercial Gillnet Certified Area 02 North America - inland waters

Whelk

Buccinum undatum Basse Normandy Granville Bay whelks In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeas

Whiting



Micromesistius australis New Zealand southern blue whiting  Certified Area 81 Pacific, Southwest
Micromesistius poutassou Faroese Pelagic Organisation North East Atlantic blue whiting In assessment Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast
PFA, DPPO, KFO, SPSG & Compagnie des Peches St Malo Northeast Atlantic blue whiting pelagic trawl Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

Vendace

Coregonus albula NKF Bothnian Bay vendace trawl  Certified Area 27 Atlantic, Northeast

 

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