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Keeping Alaskan salmon fisheries on a path towards sustainability

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Watershed Watch Salmon Society is standing with other Canadian and US conservation groups in asking European salmon buyers to support the efforts of Alaskan fishermen to retain their eco-certification with the Marine Stewardship Council. In letters sent out to top …

Public comment period on the recommendation of Marine Stewardship Council ecocertification for BC’s commercial pink salmon fisheries open until January 20, 2011

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Moody International Inc. has recommended to the UK-based Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) that BC’s commercial pink salmon fisheries be certified as sustainably managed, so they can carry the MSC’s blue ecologo. The draft public report (3.5 MB) is available here, …