Posts Tagged ‘Seafood Demand’

Ocean-friendly Seafood for Earth Day

April 8, 2008

Ocean-friendly Seafood

Seafood demand is increasing and The Food and Agriculture Organization estimates that nearly three-quarters of ocean fisheries are being fished at or beyond their limits, while a recently published study in the journal Science projected that all currently fished wild seafood species will collapse before 2050.

However, we have the power to change this frightening trend. By choosing seafood that is ocean-friendly, you can help chart a new course. Below are two tools to help you make the right choices next time you are at the seafood counter or in a restaurant.

Here is a list of the Best Choices to choose from if you want to eat sustainable seafood that is also low in toxins provided by KidSafe Seafood.

Here is a searchable list of restaurants that specialize in serving sustainable seafood.