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Ask: What do you want your ocean to look like? Then listen. - National Geographic

Ask: What do you want your ocean to look like? Then listen. - National Geographic | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
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Ask: What do you want your ocean to look like? Then listen.
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There is a lot of talk in conservation about “community-based” and “stakeholder-driven” projects, but what does that really mean?
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A very good question.

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Kimberly Ray's curator insight, September 18, 2013 1:16 PM

A very good question.

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Alaska Fish Factor: Volunteer Your Vessel for Electronic Monitoring Systems - TheFishSite.com

Alaska Fish Factor: Volunteer Your Vessel for Electronic Monitoring Systems - TheFishSite.com | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
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Alaska Fish Factor: Volunteer Your Vessel for Electronic Monitoring Systems
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She also has worked 'behind the counter' in wholesale and retail seafood businesses in Alaska and Cape Cod, MA.
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Every little bit helps

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Guide to Sustainable Fish

Guide to Sustainable Fish | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
Choosing at the seafood counter has never been more challenging. Here’s our guide to making the best choices for sustainable fish. (Summer is one of the best seasons to enjoy fresh seafood.
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We all need to be better educated comsumers. 

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Web guides point shoppers to sustainable seafood

Web guides point shoppers to sustainable seafood | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
Organizations and retailers have created guides to help ecologically mindful eaters choose sustainable seafood and avoid overfished species.
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Abu Dhabi Food Prices Rise 1.9% During Ramadan - Gulf Business News

Abu Dhabi Food Prices Rise 1.9% During Ramadan - Gulf Business News | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
Abu Dhabi Food Prices Rise 1.9% During Ramadan
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The cost of fish and seafood has increased by 1.4 per cent while fruits and vegetables have seen a rise of 1.3 per cent and 1.4 per cent respectively.
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Warning over 'hidden' plan to expand euro fishing fleets - Fishupdate.com

Warning over 'hidden' plan to expand euro fishing fleets - Fishupdate.com | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
A WARNING has gone out about a European Union plan which will lead to a significant size in member state fishing fleets and, therefore, place more...
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Atmospheric CO2 likely altering ocean foodchain...

Atmospheric CO2 likely altering ocean foodchain... | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
Climate change may be weeding out the bacteria that form the base of the ocean's food chain, selecting certain strains for survival, according to a new study. (Atmospheric CO2 likely altering ocean foodchain...
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Where does your lobster come from? - Cape Breton Post

Where does your lobster come from? - Cape Breton Post | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
Where does your lobster come from?
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But with the help of a glut of the state's signature seafood and a few savvy entrepreneurs who spotted a hole in the market, it's on its way to a rolling boil.
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ASPIRE Winner Balances Ocean Conservation and Socioeconomics - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

ASPIRE Winner Balances Ocean Conservation and Socioeconomics - Scoop.co.nz (press release) | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
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ASPIRE Winner Balances Ocean Conservation and Socioeconomics
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“We selected Dr.
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Gist wins Macrae seafood deal; Increase volumes to include a number of major food retailers #Logistics #SupplyChain
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SavingSeaFood - BILL CASSIDY: States can regulate fisheries

Saving Seafood conducts media and public outreach on behalf of the seafood industry, as well as communications to keep industry members aware of issues and events of concern.
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I feel fisheries regulations should be the same across the board, not what is best for each state but what is best for each Marine area n the life in it.

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Eating Tilapia is Worse Than Eating Bacon - DrAxe.com

Eating Tilapia is Worse Than Eating Bacon - DrAxe.com | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
I’ve written before about the dangers of farmed fish. Most people agree that eating fish is a healthier option for us. And the truth is, it really is! Fish is a low fat, high protein food that has a range of health benefits.
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Its time the consumer knows.  No more farmed fish.

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Shark Fin Soup Ban Approaches Reality

Shark Fin Soup Ban Approaches Reality | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
The importation of shark fins into California becomes illegal on Monday.
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Its about time.  Yaaaa.  This is the most wasteful act I have ever seen. The fin doesn't even have a taste. They have to add taste, like broth.  Hopefully this good new will spread around the world.  

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A lost opportunity for sustainable ocean management - OUPblog (blog)

A lost opportunity for sustainable ocean management - OUPblog (blog) | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
A lost opportunity for sustainable ocean management OUPblog (blog) This represents a tragic lost opportunity to forge a seminal deal in support of international ocean conservation — a deal which would have established the foundations for a more...
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Some people just dont get it. Once the ocean n the life within it dies, so do we.

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Prawn prices soar as disease slashes Thai production - The Grocer

Prawn prices soar as disease slashes Thai production - The Grocer | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
Prawn prices soar as disease slashes Thai production
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He predicted that there would be retail price hikes in the next two to three months as a result. If the situation ... markets.
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News — MSC

News — MSC | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
News about the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) program - progress, developments and events.
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SEAFOOD FRAUD: A Third Of The Fish You Buy Isn't What Retailers Say It Is

SEAFOOD FRAUD: A Third Of The Fish You Buy Isn't What Retailers Say It Is | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
Oceana, an international organisation focused on ocean conservation, recently conducted a study of commercially available seafood, testing pieces of f...
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Farmed fish overtakes farmed beef for first time - life - 19 June 2013 - New Scientist

Farmed fish overtakes farmed beef for first time - life - 19 June 2013 - New Scientist | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
For the first time in modern history, the world has been producing more farmed fish than farmed beef. It's not good news for the environment (Fish or beef? Farmed salmon overtakes the beef industry.
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HempmeHempyou's curator insight, May 12, 2014 5:26 PM

We need to start using Hemp Plastics that are biodegradable. We still might have time to save our fish. Wild is better. They need clean water. The entire worlds ecosystem depends on the life of the oceans. @hempmehempyou 

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Ocean conservation org: ‘stop eating shrimp’

Ocean conservation org: ‘stop eating shrimp’ | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
Oceana, a group dedicated to ocean conservation, says that if you want to be a responsible seafood eater you've got to give up shrimp!
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HempmeHempyou's curator insight, May 12, 2014 5:31 PM

Love me some shrimp from the Gulf of Mexico!

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CONAPESCA Develops Programme to Promote Domestic Seafood Consumption - TheFishSite.com

CONAPESCA Develops Programme to Promote Domestic Seafood Consumption - TheFishSite.com | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
CONAPESCA Develops Programme to Promote Domestic Seafood Consumption TheFishSite.com Mr Sanches said: "During this three-day exhibition, we told Mexican consumers, domestic buyers and international fisheries and aquaculture industries that the...
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The Threat of Pirate Fishing to the World's Fisheries - The Epoch Times

The Threat of Pirate Fishing to the World's Fisheries - The Epoch Times | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
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People and events like this are damaging the earth and its resources faster than we can keep up. This keeps up, not only will there be no more food but there will also be no future.  

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MAGAZINE: SeaFood Business - Volume 32 Edition No. 7 - July 2013

MAGAZINE: SeaFood Business - Volume 32 Edition No. 7 - July 2013 | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
SeaFood Business is the global trusted authority for seafood buyers and sellers. We are the seafood industry's leading trade magazine with more than 30 years of experience.

 

Read: http://seafoodbusiness.epubxp.com/i/139359/0

 

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Seafood's Great Bait-And-Switch Debate | Meal Ticket

Seafood's Great Bait-And-Switch Debate | Meal Ticket | Sustainable Seafood | Scoop.it
Forget the smell test.
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This affects everyone; From the penny pinching comsumer, to the health nut, to sustainable seafood industry.  We must put an end to the Bait n Switch of seafood. 

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