Albacore Tuna Landings ‘Very Good’ In 2009

January 29, 2010 Nicole Plascencia KCBY News

According to ODFW, albacore tuna had very good landings, bringing in roughly 10 million pounds in 2009.

Grouper Ban Strains S.C. Seafood Industry

Fishermen, restaurants and fish markets are taking a financial hit.

Council Rolls Back Northeast Scallop Cuts

The New England Fishery Management Council voted 10-5 to adopt more lenient rules that restore a 22 percent cut in the number of fishing days.

Three Indicted For False Labeling, Smuggling, Misbranding

January 29, 2010 U.S. Department of Justice

A federal grand jury returned a 28-count indictment against three individuals for conspiring to falsely label, smuggle and misbrand more than 325,000 pounds of seafood.

Seafood Watch Lists Salmon Farming Method A ‘Green’

January 26, 2010 FIS

A new particular method for farming Pacific coho salmon has earned the coveted Seafood Watch Super-Green status from the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s program.