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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Cornish Hake Gillnet

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Cornish Hake Gillnet

Market Names

Hake

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) - Cornish Hake Gillnet

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Cornish Hake Gillnet

Market Names

Whiting

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) - Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Hooks and Lines: Jigs

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Market Names

Hake

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) - Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Market Names

Hake

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) - Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets: Danish Seines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Market Names

Hake

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) - Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Market Names

Hake

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 meets conservation standards to become OWS recommended.

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Hooks and Lines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Market Names

Hake

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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  • Hooks and Lines
Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Traps: Pots

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Market Names

Hake

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) - Pacific Hake Mid-Water Trawl

Variety

Hake, Pacific Whiting

Merluccius productus

Method

Wild

Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic Trawls

Location

FAO Area 67 (Pacific, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Pacific Hake Mid-Water Trawl

Market Names

North Pacific, North Whiting, Pacific Whiting

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) - New Zealand Hake, Hoki, Ling and Southern Blue Whiting

Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic Trawls

Location

FAO Area 81 (Pacific, Southwest)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
New Zealand Hake, Hoki, Ling and Southern Blue Whiting

Market Names

Whiting

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) - New Zealand Hake, Hoki, Ling and Southern Blue Whiting

Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic Trawls

Location

FAO Area 81 (Pacific, Southwest)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
New Zealand Hake, Hoki, Ling and Southern Blue Whiting

Market Names

Whiting

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) - Pacific Hake Mid-Water Trawl

Variety

Hake, Pacific Whiting

Merluccius productus

Method

Wild

Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic Trawls

Location

FAO Area 67 (Pacific, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Pacific Hake Mid-Water Trawl

Market Names

North Pacific, North Whiting, Pacific Whiting

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) - New Zealand Hake, Hoki, Ling and Southern Blue Whiting

Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Trawls

Location

FAO Area 81 (Pacific, Southwest)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
New Zealand Hake, Hoki, Ling and Southern Blue Whiting

Market Names

Whiting

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) - Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets: Purse Seines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Norway North Sea Demersal Fisheries

Market Names

Hake

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) - New Zealand Hake, Hoki, Ling and Southern Blue Whiting

Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic Trawls

Location

FAO Area 81 (Pacific, Southwest)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
New Zealand Hake, Hoki, Ling and Southern Blue Whiting

Market Names

Whiting

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

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Beam Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Otter Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets: Danish Seines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Otter Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Otter Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Hooks and Lines: Longlines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Traps: Pots

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets: Danish Seines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Shrimp Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic Trawls

Location

FAO Area 87 (Pacific, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Chile Austral hake (Merluccius australis) industrial trawl and longline

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Hooks and Lines: Longlines

Location

FAO Area 87 (Pacific, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Chile Austral hake (Merluccius australis) industrial trawl and longline

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5.

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Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Trawls

Location

FAO Area 87 (Pacific, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Chile Austral hake (Merluccius australis) industrial trawl and longline

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Beam Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

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Variety

Hake, Deep-Water Cape

Merluccius paradoxus

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Trawls

Location

FAO Area 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
South Africa Hake Trawl

Market Names

Hake

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and an open condition surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, Cape

Merluccius capensis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Trawls

Location

FAO Area 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
South Africa Hake Trawl

Market Names

Hake

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less and 84.5 and has an open condition surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Shrimp Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Otter Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Otter Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets: Pair Seines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
SFSAG Northern Demersal Stocks

Market Names

Hake

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Pair Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
SFSAG Northern Demersal Stocks

Market Names

Hake

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets: Danish Seines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
SFSAG Northern Demersal Stocks

Market Names

Hake

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
SFSAG Northern Demersal Stocks

Market Names

Hake

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Beam Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Beam Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Otter Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Traps: Pots

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Shrimp Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Shrimp Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets: Danish Seines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Otter Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Shrimp Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal Beam Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets: Danish Seines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Hooks and Lines: Longlines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets: Danish Seines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Joint demersal fisheries in the North Sea and adjacent waters

Market Names

Whiting

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 meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has a Principle 2 score less than 84.5 and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets