Helping people make better seafood choices for a healthy ocean

Search Seafood Recommendations

Our recommendations help you choose seafood that's fished or farmed in ways that have less impact on the environment.

Best Choice

Best Choices

Buy first, they're well managed and caught or farmed in ways that cause little harm to habitats or other wildlife.
Good Alternative

Good AlternativeS

Buy, but be aware there are concerns with how they're caught or farmed.


Don't buy, they're overfished or caught or farmed in ways that harm other marine life or the environment.

New and Updated Recommendations

December 2016

This month we bring you new recommendations for Atlantic, Pacific and Southern bluefin tuna as well as Japanese flying squid, plus updated recommendations for geoduck and yellowtail.

Learn more about our recommendations

What's New

Global Outreach

Seafood Watch is Helping Shrimp Farmers in Southeast Asia

Our new SEASAIP standards are designed to help shrimp farmers improve their aquaculture practices.

Watch our YouTube video to learn more


Meet the New Face of Fast Food Culture: Blue Window

The LAX restaurant brings sustainable food to the casual, grab-and-go world.

Learn more on bluewindowla.info


Seafood Watch App Updated with New Features

We're making it easier than ever to get seafood recommendations on the go.

Learn more
View all news