Helping people make better seafood choices for a healthy ocean

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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

February 2016

This month our new and updated recommendations include farmed and wild salmon, farmed shrimp and wild squid.

Learn more about our recommendations

What's New


Seafood Watch Welcomes New Business Partner, Community Food Co-op!

Supplying its Washington State community with responsibly sourced seafood since 1970.

Learn more on CommunityFood.Coop


Seafood Watch App Updated with New Features

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

Learn more


Join Us Feb. 27–28 at Cooking for Solutions On the Road

Visit Healdsburg, California, for a weekend of food and wine.

Learn more and buy tickets
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