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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Variety

Hake, Red

Urophycis chuss

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Location

U.S. - Northwest Atlantic Ocean (Mid-Atlantic)

Overall Rating

3.09 / 5

Market Names

Hake, Ling, Mud Hake, Squirrel Hake

Summary

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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal
Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Variety

Hake, Red

Urophycis chuss

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Location

U.S. - Northwest Atlantic Ocean (New England)

Overall Rating

3.09 / 5

Market Names

Hake, Ling, Mud Hake, Squirrel Hake

Summary

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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal
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: Jig

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: Jig
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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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets
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: Longlines

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: Longlines
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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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets
Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

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

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Seine 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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  • Seine Nets: Danish Seines
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

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal
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

Location

FAO Area 81 (Pacific, Southwest)

Eco-Certification

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

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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  • Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic
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

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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  • Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic
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

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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  • Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic
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

Location

FAO Area 67 (Pacific, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Pacific Hake Mid-Water 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 meets conservation standards to become OWS recommended.

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  • Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic
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

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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  • Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic
Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

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

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Seine 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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  • Seine Nets: Purse Seines
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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  • Traps: Pots
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

Location

FAO Area 81 (Pacific, Southwest)

Eco-Certification

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

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Seine 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.

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  • Seine Nets: Danish Seines

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

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

  • Traps: Pots

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic

Location

FAO Area 87 (Pacific, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

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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  • Trawls: Midwater / Pelagic

Variety

Hake, Cape

Merluccius capensis

Method

Wild

Hooks and Lines: Longlines (Demersal / Deep-Set)

Location

FAO Area 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Namibia hake trawl and longline fishery

Market Names

Hake

Summary

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  • Hooks and Lines: Longlines (Demersal / Deep-Set)

Variety

Hake, Deep-water Cape

Merluccius paradoxus

Method

Wild

Hooks and Lines: Longlines (Demersal / Deep-Set)

Location

FAO Area 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Namibia hake trawl and longline fishery

Market Names

Hake

Summary

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  • Hooks and Lines: Longlines (Demersal / Deep-Set)

Variety

Hake, Deep-water Cape

Merluccius paradoxus

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Location

FAO Area 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Namibia hake trawl and longline fishery

Market Names

Hake

Summary

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Variety

Hake, Cape

Merluccius capensis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Location

FAO Area 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Namibia hake trawl and longline fishery

Market Names

Hake

Summary

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

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

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

  • Hooks and Lines: Longlines

Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Location

FAO Area 87 (Pacific, Southeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

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.

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  • Hooks and Lines: Longlines

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

Variety

Hake, Deep-water Cape

Merluccius paradoxus

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

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.

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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Variety

Hake, Cape

Merluccius capensis

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

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.

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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Seine 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.

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  • Seine Nets: Danish Seines

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Seine 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.

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  • Seine Nets: Danish Seines

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

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 failed assessment of Principle 2 score and open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

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 failed assessment of Principle 2 and has open conditions surrounding endangered, threatened, and/or protected (ETP) species.

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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Seine nets

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.

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Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Seine 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.

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  • Seine Nets: Danish Seines

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: (Not Specified or Multiple Types)

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.

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  • Trawls: (Not Specified or Multiple Types)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

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.

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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel Nets

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Gillnets and Entangling Nets: Gillnets or Trammel 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: Gillnets or Trammel 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.

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  • Traps: Pots

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Otter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Seine 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.

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  • Seine Nets: Danish Seines

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal or Twin Rig (Otter or Flyshooter)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Seine 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

  • Seine Nets: Danish Seines

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

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

  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Beam)

Variety

Hake, European

Merluccius merluccius

Method

Wild

Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

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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  • Trawls: Bottom / Demersal (Shrimp)

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.

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  • Hooks and Lines: Longlines

Variety

Hake, Southern

Merluccius australis

Method

Wild

Trawls: (Not Specified or Multiple Types)

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 does not meet conservation standards to become OWS recommended. It has failed assessment of Principle 1.

Learn more about harvest methods

  • Trawls: (Not Specified or Multiple Types)