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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Osprey Trawlers North Sea twin-rigged plaice

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Twin Rig)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Osprey Trawlers North Sea twin-rigged plaice

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Osprey Trawlers North Sea twin-rigged plaice

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Twin Rig)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Osprey Trawlers North Sea twin-rigged plaice

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Osprey Trawlers North Sea twin-rigged plaice

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Osprey Trawlers North Sea twin-rigged plaice

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

Please note that the reassessment of this fishery is covered under Ekofish Group and Osprey Trawler North Sea Twin-rigged Plaice.

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - ISF Iceland multi-species demersal fishery

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland multi-species demersal fishery

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Ekofish Group - North Sea twin rigged otter trawl plaice

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Pair)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Ekofish Group - North Sea twin rigged otter trawl plaice

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Ekofish Group - North Sea twin rigged otter trawl plaice

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Twin Rig)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Ekofish Group - North Sea twin rigged otter trawl plaice

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - ISF Iceland multi-species demersal fishery

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Seines (Danish)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland multi-species demersal fishery

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Ocean Wise Recommended

Ocean Wise

Eco-Certification:

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - Aleutian Islands and Bering Sea Atka mackerel, Pacific Ocean perch, and northern rockfish and Gulf of Alaska Pacific Ocean perch, northern rockfish, and dusky rockfish

Variety

Plaice, Alaska

Pleuronectes quadrituberculatus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 61 (Pacific, Northwest), FAO Area 67 (Pacific, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
Aleutian Islands and Bering Sea Atka mackerel, Pacific Ocean perch, and northern rockfish and Gulf of Alaska Pacific Ocean perch, northern rockfish, and dusky rockfish

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Seines (Danish)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Seines (Danish)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
SFSAG Northern Demersal Stocks

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Longlines

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland multi-species demersal fishery

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
SFSAG Northern Demersal Stocks

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Seines (Danish)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
SFSAG Northern Demersal Stocks

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Surrounding Nets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
SFSAG Northern Demersal Stocks

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Surrounding Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Gillnets

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
ISF Iceland multi-species demersal fishery

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Seines (Danish)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Seines (Danish)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Seines (Danish)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (Bottom / Demersal)

Location

FAO Area 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

Eco-Certification

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

Market Names

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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  • Gillnets and Entangling Nets

Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

Trawls (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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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Variety

Plaice, European

Pleuronectes platessus

Method

Wild

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

Akagarei, Flounder, Hirame

Summary

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