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Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - ISF Iceland Anglerfish

Variety

Goosefish, Anglerfish

Lophius piscatorius

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland Anglerfish

Market Names

Abbot, Allmouth, Angler, Ankimo, Ankoh, Fishing Frog, Lotte, Molligut, Monkfish, Monktails, Sea-devil

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how the MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery meets conservation standards to become OWS recommended.

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - ISF Iceland Anglerfish

Variety

Goosefish, Anglerfish

Lophius piscatorius

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal Nephrops)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland Anglerfish

Market Names

Abbot, Allmouth, Angler, Ankimo, Ankoh, Fishing Frog, Lotte, Molligut, Monkfish, Monktails, Sea-devil

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how the MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery meets conservation standards to become OWS recommended.

Learn more about harvest methods

Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - ISF Iceland Anglerfish

Variety

Goosefish, Anglerfish

Lophius piscatorius

Method

Wild

Seines (Danish)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland Anglerfish

Market Names

Abbot, Allmouth, Angler, Ankimo, Ankoh, Fishing Frog, Lotte, Molligut, Monkfish, Monktails, Sea-devil

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how the MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery meets conservation standards to become OWS recommended.

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Variety

Goosefish

Lophius americanus

Method

Wild

Gillnets (Set / Anchored)

Location

United States - Northwest Atlantic Ocean (Specifically: MAFMC)

Overall Rating

2.337 / 5

Market Names

Abbot, Allmouth, Angler, Ankimo, Ankoh, Fishing Frog, Lotte, Molligut, Monkfish, Monktails, Sea-devil

Summary

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Variety

Goosefish

Lophius americanus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

United States - Northwest Atlantic Ocean (Specifically: NEFMC)

Overall Rating

2.222 / 5

Market Names

Abbot, Allmouth, Angler, Ankimo, Ankoh, Fishing Frog, Lotte, Molligut, Monkfish, Monktails, Sea-devil

Summary

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Variety

Goosefish, Anglerfish

Lophius piscatorius

Method

Wild

Gillnets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland Anglerfish

Market Names

Abbot, Allmouth, Angler, Ankimo, Ankoh, Fishing Frog, Lotte, Molligut, Monkfish, Monktails, Sea-devil

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how the MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, or protected (ETP) species.

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Variety

Goosefish, Anglerfish

Lophius piscatorius

Method

Wild

Gillnets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland Anglerfish

Market Names

Abbot, Allmouth, Angler, Ankimo, Ankoh, Fishing Frog, Lotte, Molligut, Monkfish, Monktails, Sea-devil

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how the MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Goosefish, Anglerfish

Lophius piscatorius

Method

Wild

Longlines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland Anglerfish

Market Names

Abbot, Allmouth, Angler, Ankimo, Ankoh, Fishing Frog, Lotte, Molligut, Monkfish, Monktails, Sea-devil

Summary

Rationale: Ocean Wise recommends some, but not all Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified fisheries. Click to learn more about how the MSC certification was bench-marked to Ocean Wise. This fishery does not conservation standards to become OWS recommended. This fishery has open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods