Seafood Product MBA MSC Location
Abalone MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Farmed, Closed System
Amberjack All regions
Anchovy: Argentine MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Atlantic Southwest
Arctic Char MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S., Iceland, Norway, Canada -Farmed, Closed System
Barramundi MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Farmed, Closed System
Barramundi All regions
Bluefish U.S. -Hook and Line, Gill Net, Pound Net
Catfish MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Farmed, Closed Ponds
Catfish MSC – Marine Stewardship Council South Fresh Aquaculture
Clams: Atlantic Surf Clams U.S.
Clams: Hardshell/Quahog MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Farmed
Clams: Manila MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Farmed
Clams: Cockle MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Farmed
Clams: Cockle, Burry Inlet MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Burry Inlet, New Zealand -Hand harvested
Clams: Razor MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Washington, Oregon, Quinault Nation
Clams: Softshell/Steamers MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic -Hand Raked
Clams: Geoduck MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Washington, British Columbia
Chilean Sea Bass MSC – Marine Stewardship Council S. Georgia, Roth Sea, HIMI, Falkland, Macquarie Islands
Chilean Sea Bass MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium HIMI, Falkland, and Macquarie Islands -Longline
Cobia MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Farmed, Closed System
Cod: Atlantic MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Northeast Arctic, Iceland, East Baltic -Hook and Line
Cod: Atlantic MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Atlantic, Northeast
Cod: Pacific MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Bottom Longline, Jig/Pot
Cod: Pacific MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Bering Sea, Aleutian Islands, and Gulf of Alaska
Crab: Blue MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Chesapeake Bay -Trotline
Crab: Blue MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Gulf of Mexico, Louisiana
Crab: Dungeness MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium California, Oregon, Washington -Pot/Trap
Crab: Dungeness MSC – Marine Stewardship Council MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Oregon
Crab: King (Blue, Golden, Red) U.S.
Crab: Snow MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Gulf of St. Lawrence and Eastern Bering Sea -Pot, Trap
Crab: Stone MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico -Trap/Pot
Crayfish/Crawfish MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Farmed
Haddock MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic -Handline
Haddock MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Canada, Norway, Barents Sea, Iceland, North Sea
Hake MSC – Marine Stewardship Council South Africa and U.S. and B.C. Pacific -Trawl
Halibut: Pacific MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Pacific, Longline
Halibut: Pacific MSC – Marine Stewardship Council British Columbia, U.S. North Pacific
Herring U.S. and Canada
Hoki MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Argentina, New Zealand
Lobster: American MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Eastern Canada (LFA 41)
Lobster: Caribbean Spiny MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Florida -Trap
Lobster: California Spiny MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium California -Trap
Lobster: Rock MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Tristan da Cunha Islands
Lobster: Rock MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Western Australia
Mackerel: King, Spanish MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico -Hook/Line, Gillnet
Mackerel: Atlantic MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. and Canada -Purse seine
Mackerel: Atlantic MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Northeastern Atlantic
Mackerel: Chub, King MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium All fishing regions
Mahi Mahi MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic – Handline, Troll, Pole and Line
Marlin: Blue MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Hawaii
Mullet: Striped MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico -Cast Net, Haul Seine
Mussels MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Farmed
Mussels: New Zealand Greenlip MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Farmed
Mussels: Blue MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Farmed
Oysters: East Coast MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Farmed
Oysters: West Coast MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Farmed
Perch: Yellow MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Lake Erie -Gillnet, Trap Net
Pollock All fishing regions
Pollock MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Gulf of Alaska, Bering Sea, and Aleutian Islands
Pollock: Atlantic MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Norway -Gillnet, Purse Seine
Pompano All fishing regions -Hook and line
Prawn: Northern MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Canada
Prawn: Freshwater MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S -Farmed, Pond
Rockfish: Brown, Copper, Puget Sound MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Alaska -Hook and Line, Jig
Sablefish/Black Cod MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Alaska and British Columbia -Longline, Pot
Salmon: King, Sockeye, Coho, Chum, Pink MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Alaska -Gillnet, Purse Seine, Troll
Salmon: Pink, Chum, Sockeye MSC – Marine Stewardship Council British Columbia
Salmon: Coho MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Farmed,Tank System
Salmon: Ora King MSC – Marine Stewardship Council New Zealand -Farmed
Salmon: Skuna Bay MSC – Marine Stewardship Council British Columbia -Farmed
Sardine MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Pacific Northwest and British Columbia
Sardine MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Gulf of California -Purse Seine
Scallops MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Farmed -Off Bottom Culture
Scallops: Mexican Sea *MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Diver Caught
Scallops: Peruvian Calico, Mexican Bay Diver Caught
Scallops: Sea MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Eastern Canada
Scallops: Weathervane MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Alaska -Dredged
Sea Urchin: Red, Green MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Canada -Diver caught
Shrimp: Pacific White MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Farmed Inland Pond or Recirculating Tank
Shrimp: Black Tiger MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium MSC – Marine Stewardship Council CenSea
Shrimp: Canada MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Canada
Shrimp: Northern Pink Atlantic
Shrimp: Pink MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Oregon
Shrimp: Spot Prawn MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium British Columbia -Pots, Traps
Snapper: Yellowtail, Vermillion U.S.
Snapper: Lane All fishing regions -Hook and Line
Snapper: Queen All fishing regions
Sole MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Gulf of Alaska, North Sea
Sole: Dover Pacific Ocean
Squid: Longfin MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic -Otter Trawl
Squid: Market U.S.
Striped Bass MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic -Hook and Line
Striped Bass (Hybrid) MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Farmed
Sturgeon: White MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium British Columbia -Farmed, Closed System
Swordfish MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic, Eastern Pacific,Canada -Harpoon, Handline
Swordfish Atlantic and Pacific Ocean
Swordfish MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Canada, Southeast US -Harpoon , Longline
Tilapia MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. and Ecuador -Farmed, Closed System, Pond
Tilapia U.S., South and Central America
Trout: Rainbow MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. -Farmed, Flow Through System
Trout: Seatrout MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium LA, FL – Hook and line, drift gillnet, seine net, cast net
Tuna: Albacore MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Pacific, British Columbia, Fiji, New Zealand
Tuna: Albacore MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. and Canada Pacific -Troll, Pole
Tuna: Bigeye MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic -Troll, Pole
Tuna: Skipjack MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Atlantic, Pacific -Troll, Pole, Unassociated Purse Seine
Tuna: Skipjack MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Western and Central Pacific Ocean, Maldives, Baja
Tuna: Yellowfin MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, Pacific -Troll/Pole,
Tuna: Yellowfin MSC – Marine Stewardship Council Baja Califonria
Wahoo U.S. Atlantic and Pacific
Walleye/Pike Red Lakes
White Seabass MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium California -Hook and Line
Whitefish: Lake MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium Lake Superior, Huron, Michigan -Trap Net, Gill Net
Wreckfish MBA – Monterey Bay Aquarium U.S. South Atlantic -Hydraulic Hook and Line