FishWatch can help you make informed decisions about the seafood you eat by providing the most accurate and up-to-date information on seafood available in the U.S. FishWatch is brought to you by NOAA Fisheries Service, the U.S. authority on marine fisheries science, conservation, and management.
What is sustainable seafood?
Seafood is sustainable when the population of that species of fish is managed in a way that provides for today's needs without damaging tha ability of the species to reproduce and be available for future generations. If you by fish managed under a U.S. fishery management plan, you can be assured it meets 10 national standards that ensure fish stocks are maintained, overfishing is eliminated, and the long-term socioeconomic benefits to the nation are achieved.
To find out more information on your favorite seafoods, and alternatives if necessary, visit FishWatch. This site is complete with fascinating and scientific facts, nutrition information, and award winning receipes.
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