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As an Ocean Wise Seafood partner, you have exclusive access to this list of resources curated to help you navigate the world of sustainable seafood. Check back regularly for new tools, content, and promotional materials!

Notices

January 2021 Master Seafood List now posted!

January 2021 Recommendations Update now posted!

Ocean Wise Seafood Branding Requirements 2020 English version now published

National Chowder Chowdown Festival

Official Festival Poster

Participant Promotional Toolkit
Your Festival Participant Badge, February 1st launch post & instructions, and pre-made posts for Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

General Promotional Toolkit – all supporters
Please share these pre-made posts on all your social media channels to help us spread the word about the the Chowder Chowdown Festival to support Ocean Wise and the sustainable seafood movement!

Participant Resource Document

Sponsorship Opportunities and Benefits

Plastic Wise Container Options

Science and Education

Ocean Wise Seafood Recommendation Update – January 2021
Our complete list of this month’s new and updated Ocean Wise recommendations. Please note that this list is updated frequently so check back for the most current version.

Master Seafood List January 2021
Our complete list of Ocean Wise recommendations. Please note that this list is updated frequently so check back for the most current version.

Ocean Wise Seafood Program Training Video 
A 10-minute summary of the Ocean Wise Seafood program for staff training or to dive deeper into how the Seafood program works, what sustainable seafood is, and how we can work together.

Ocean Wise Seafood Online Ambassador Training
Online training to empower you with the knowledge you need to answer questions about Ocean Wise sustainable seafood.

Master Seafood List Salmon Appendix October 2019
Our complete list of alternative Ocean Wise chum, pink and sockeye salmon recommendations in preparation of the November 27, 2019 voluntary withdrawal of the B.C. Salmon fishery from MSC certification. Please note that this list is updated frequently so check back for the most current version.

Seafood Slavery Risk Tool created by the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program
Informing businesses about the risks of forced labour, human trafficking, and hazardous child labour in fisheries around the world.

Addressing Human Right Violations within the Seafood Supply Chain
Informing Ocean Wise seafood partner businesses about resources that are available to help them ensure their purchasing is not contributing to human right violations within the seafood supply chain.

Cooking for Conservation Guide to Restorative Species
A helpful guide to restorative species – kelp, algae, and bivalves.

Guidelines for Ocean Wise Seafood Recommendation Changes
Has your seafood product’s Ocean Wise recommendation been updated or archived? This guide will help you understand the requirements for updating your Ocean Wise Seafood branding use following a change in recommendation.

Ocean Wise Seafood Webinars

“Breaking Down Ocean Wise Recommendations” Webinars
This series details how Ocean Wise Seafood generates and maintains its thousands of seafood sustainability recommendations. Includes two 45 minute webinars with Q&A period.

“Let’s Talk Tuna” Webinar
This webinar discusses recent recommendations changes for bluefin tuna caught by handline and/or harpoon the Western Atlantic Ocean, and explores the incredibly complex international world of tuna sustainability.

“Navigating the BC Salmon MSC Withdrawal”  Webinar
This webinar outlines the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification withdrawal of B.C. salmon fisheries for sockeye, chum, and pink salmon, discusses the impacts on Ocean Wise Seafood recommendations, and the steps we at Ocean Wise Seafood are taking toward a resolution.

Partner Opportunities

How to Increase your Engagement with OWS
Are you a highly motivated partner looking to deepen your engagement with the Ocean Wise Seafood program? Here’s a list of fun ways you can further support the sustainable seafood movement.

OWS Chef Engagement Opportunities
We strongly believe in the power that chefs have as leaders and influential voices in the industry. YOU can create positive change when you lead by example! Here are some ways chefs can get more involved with our program and sustainable seafood education.

Ocean Wise Seafood Partner Resource List
A complete list of the resources available to Ocean Wise Seafood partners only.

Cooking for Conservation (2020) Ocean Wise Seafood Digital Cookbook
A digital cookbook cookbook fundraiser to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Ocean Wise Seafood program. For only $15, this cookbook features restorative seafood recipes from Ocean Wise partners across Canada. 100% of proceeds support the Ocean Wise Seafood program. Share this link with your network!

Cooking for Conservation Digital Cookbook Social Media Toolkit
Help us promote Cooking for Conservation with this social media toolkit! 100% of proceeds support the Ocean Wise Seafood program.

Marketing Resources

Ocean Wise Seafood Branding Requirements 2020

Please review the new branding guidelines for the Ocean Wise Seafood label for your menus, product packaging, or other marketing assets.

Ocean Wise Seafood Social Media Toolkit
Use this toolkit to talk about the Ocean Wise Seafood program on your social media platforms!

Ocean Wise Seafood Guide
Our pocket guide to ocean issues, highlighting sustainable seafood options.

Restaurant Flatsheet – Ocean Wise Seafood Program
The Ocean Wise Seafood program at a glance! Reasons to join the sustainable seafood movement, the steps to becoming an Ocean Wise Seafood partner, and a breakdown of the partner fee structure for restaurants.

Retail Flatsheet – Ocean Wise Seafood Program
The Ocean Wise Seafood program at a glance! Reasons to join the sustainable seafood movement, the steps to becoming an Ocean Wise Seafood partner, and a breakdown of the partner fee structure for retail.

Supplier Flatsheet – Ocean Wise Seafood Program
The Ocean Wise Seafood program at a glance! Reasons to join the sustainable seafood movement, the steps to becoming an Ocean Wise Seafood partner, and a breakdown of the partner fee structure for suppliers.

*NEW* [Poster] How Your Choices Make Waves of Change
Simple infographics demonstrating the impact of choosing Ocean Wise recommended seafood throughout the supply chain – from point of  sale back to the ocean!

[Poster] Reasons To Care About our Oceans
Simple infographics on the issues surrounding sustainable seafood in poster format.

[Poster] The Four Criteria of Ocean Wise Recommended Wild Capture Seafood
Simple graphic of our 4 criteria for Ocean Wise recommended seafood in poster format.

[Poster] Ocean Wise Seafood Ripple Effects
Our ripple effect poster highlights that “choosing sustainable seafood now makes a big difference later.”

Trade Show Package – Ocean Wise Seafood Partners
Are you attending a trade show soon – virtually or in person? Use these resources topromote your involvement in our sustainability program as a way to highlight your environmentally responsible practices and differentiate yourself in the market.

OWS Supplier to Client Letter
Suppliers and Producers:  If a client purchases one of your Ocean Wise recommended products, they are eligible to Join the Ocean Wise Seafood program – you only need at least one Ocean Wise recommended item to become a partner. Share this perk by sending this letter to your clients explaining your sustainability commitments and the perks of working with an Ocean Wise Seafood partner like you!

OWS Partners to Suppliers Letter
Restaurants and Retailers: Let your supplier, or prospective supplier, know that you are committed to responsible seafood souring by sharing this letter outlining your expectation that they will provide sourcing information to OWS staff on your behalf and will not make substitutions without your and OWS’s approval. It also encourages them to share their verified OWS options, or join OWS to have a seafood audit performed.

Please get in touch with your Ocean Wise Seafood account coordinator for Ocean Wise Seafood logo files. Ocean Wise Seafood branding use must be approved by an OWS staff member before publishing/printing.

 


En Français

En tant que partenaire d’Ocean Wise Seafood, vous avez un accès exclusif à cette liste de ressources conçues pour vous aider à naviguer dans le monde des fruits de mer durables. Revenez régulièrement pour découvrir de nouveaux outils, contenus et matériels promotionnels – nous avons de nouvelles mises à jour régulièrement !

Les opportunités

[Fiche d’information] – La Chaudrée des Chefs: un festival national
Document ressources avec toutes les informations pour les participants du festival national en février.

[Trousee de commandite] – La Chaudrée des Chefs : un festival national
Document ressources décrivant les différents niveaux de parrainage pour les commanditaires du festival.

[Fiche d’information] – Les Chefs OWS: comment s’impliquer davantage
Vous trouverez ici quelques exemples à envisager pour vous impliquer davantage dans notre programme et dans l’enseignement des produits de la mer durables.

[Fiche d’information] – Les partenaires OWS: comment s’impliquer davantage
Êtes-vous un partenaire très motivé et souhaitez approfondir votre engagement avec le programme Ocean Wise Seafood? Voici une liste de façons amusantes de soutenir davantage le mouvement des produits de la mer durables.

Les espèces réparatrices

[Fiche d’information] – Un guide des espèces réparatrices
Un guide des espèces réparatrices – les laminaires, les algues et les bivalves.

[Page d’information] – Livre de cuisine numérique Ocean Wise Seafood: Cooking for Conservation (2020)
Une collecte de fonds pour célébrer le 15e anniversaire du programme Ocean Wise Seafood. Partagez ce lien avec votre réseau!

[Boîte à outils] – Promotion du livre de recette numérique Cooking for Conservation
Aidez-nous à promouvoir Cooking for Conservation avec cette boîte à outils sur les réseaux sociaux! 100% des bénéfices soutiennent le programme Ocean Wise Seafood.

Les formations

[Vidéo] – Introduction au programme Ocean Wise Seafood
Une formation en ligne pour vous donner les connaissances dont vous avez besoin pour répondre aux questions concernant le programme des produits de la mer durables Ocean Wise.

Informez-vous auprès de [email protected] pour réserver une date pour une formation virtuelle en direct pour vous et vos employés!

Outils Promotionels

[Affiche] – L’impact des choix Ocean Wise
NOUVEAU! Pour vos clients, imprimez notre affiche qui illustre l’impact des choix recommandés par Ocean Wise sur la santé des océans.

[Affiche] – Les quatre critères Ocean Wise de la pêche sauvage
Un graphique simple de nos 4 critères pour les produits de la mer recommandés par Ocean Wise en format affiche.

[Affiche] – L’effet de vague
Pour vos clients, imprimez notre affiche Ocean Wise Seafood «Un choix écoresponsable aujourd’hui contribue à la santé des océans de demain».

[Affiche] – Pourquoi s’en soucier?
Pour vos clients, imprimez notre affiche d’infographies simples qui soulignent les enjeux liés aux produits de la mer durables.

[Boîte à outils] – Publications à propos du partenariatsur les médias sociaux
Utilisez cette boîte à outils pour parler du programme OWS sur vos plateformes de médias sociaux.

[Dépliant] – Guide des produits de la mer Ocean Wise
Notre guide de poche sur les questions relatives aux océans, mettant l’emphase sur les options de produits de la mer durables et le partenariat avec OWS.

 

Veuillez contacter votre coordinatrice de compte Ocean Wise Seafood pour obtenir l’accès aux images de marque Ocean Wise Seafood. L’utilisation des images de marque Ocean Wise Seafood doit toujours être approuvée par un membre du personnel OWS avant la publication / l’impression.

Get Involved

Are you passionate about the future of our oceans? We’re always looking for ambassadors to help support our mission. Get connected and join us in the sustainable seafood movement today.