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Sprat

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Seafood Variety

Harvest Method

Regions

Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - LFPO Pelagic trawl sprat

Variety

European Sprat

Sprattus sprattus

Method

Wild

Trawl

Location

Northeast Atlantic

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
LFPO Pelagic trawl sprat

Summary

Ocean Wise recommends some Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries, but not all. Learn more about how the MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise.

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Norway sandeel, pout and sprat fishery

Variety

European Sprat

Sprattus sprattus

Method

Wild

Bottom trawl, Midwater trawl, Purse seine

Location

North Sea, ICES IV

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Norway sandeel, pout and sprat fishery

Summary

Ocean Wise recommends some Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries, but not all. Learn more about how the MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise.

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Variety

European Sprat

Sprattus sprattus

Method

Wild

Pelagic trawl

Location

Baltic Sea. ICES subdivisions 22-32

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
FFA Finland Baltic herring and Sprat fishery

Summary

Ocean Wise recommends some Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries, but not all. Learn more about how the MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise.

Learn more about harvest methods