Alaskan Pollock Fishery

Alaskan Pollock Fishery

About this Case Study

This case study includes information about:

  1. The US Alaska Pollock Fishery
  2. The commitments they have made toward sustainability
  3. Pollock fact file
  4. MSC Certification

Discussion starter

Why is it important for fishers to use information from scientists to influence the way they manage the environment?

Additional links

There is another case study file for this fishery on the MSC website. This provides some additional information and is presented in a slightly different format. There is also a great film about the fishers in the Atlantic Pollock fishery that you can watch here.

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