U.S. and Canadian Pacific Halibut Industry Groups Oppose MSC Certification of Russian Halibut

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The Deep Sea Fishermen’s Union and the Fishing Vessel Owners’ Association, through our non-profit organization Eat on the Wild Side, are the MSC clients for the North Pacific Fishery.

We have partnered with our Canadian counterparts, the Pacific Halibut Management Association of British Columbia (a commercial fishing industry association, which represents the majority of commercial halibut licence holders in British Columbia, Canada) to oppose the MSC certification of Russian caught Pacific Halibut.

Check out the article below from Seafoodnews.com for more on the story

To learn more about this MSC certification matter, please follow the link to Eat on the Wild Side.