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Carp Good Alternative: These are good alternatives to the best choices column. There are some concerns with how they are fished or farmed – or with the health of their habitats due to other human impacts. European, German & Mirror Carp Naturland Certified Farmed

Carp, Farmed, Naturland Certified


Seafood Watch conducted an eco-certification benchmarking study to identify which standards are consistent with our sustainability criteria. We identified the Naturland farmed carp (Naturland) standard as equivalent to at least our yellow "Good Alternative" recommendation.

Naturland Certified

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How fish are caught or farmed makes a difference. Fishing boat