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Canadian Fisheries Sustainability Continues to Improve, Reports MSC

The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) released its State of the Water Report 2023 to reflect on its 15 years in Canada. The MSC is an international, non-profit sustainable seafood certification board. In 2008, the organization certified its first Canadian fishery with the addition of a Newfoundland and Labrador shrimp fishery. Since then, the MSC has certified 26 Canadian fisheries across the country. These 26 fisheries, according to the MSC, account for 61.5 per cent of all Canadian landings ...

3Ps Cod Fishery Achieves Marine Stewardship Council Certification

A southern Newfoundland cod fishery has gained Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification, demonstrating that it is possible for struggling fish stocks to recover and reach sustainability benchmarks that benefit both nature and communities. The MSC certification of the southern Newfoundland cod fishery – known by its Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) Subdivision of 3Ps – comes after the successful completion of a WWF led Fishery Improvement Project (FIP) in partnership ...