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20

Aug

New book urges Americans to embrace local seafoodIn ‘American Catch,’ author Paul Greenberg explores the nation’s complicated relationship with the fish that we put on our plates.

New book urges Americans to embrace local seafood
In ‘American Catch,’ author Paul Greenberg explores the nation’s complicated relationship with the fish that we put on our plates.

09

Jan

nrdc:

Looking for a way to help save whales and other marine mammals? Shop local!More than 650,000 whales, dolphins, and other marine mammals are killed or seriously injured by foreign fishing fleets. Do your part — buy U.S. caught seafood and demand that NOAA Fisheries Service enforce safer methods: http://bit.ly/19TMPZQ

nrdc:

Looking for a way to help save whales and other marine mammals? Shop local!

More than 650,000 whales, dolphins, and other marine mammals are killed or seriously injured by foreign fishing fleets. Do your part — buy U.S. caught seafood and demand that NOAA Fisheries Service enforce safer methods: http://bit.ly/19TMPZQ

27

Aug

Mercury will rise in Pacific fish, study findsScientists may have solved an old mystery about how mercury gets into ocean fish, but their findings offer a dire outlook for the toxic metal’s prevalence in seafood.

Mercury will rise in Pacific fish, study finds
Scientists may have solved an old mystery about how mercury gets into ocean fish, but their findings offer a dire outlook for the toxic metal’s prevalence in seafood.

07

Aug

Vintage menus reveal Hawaiian sea changeScientists are using old menus from Hawaii to study population trends in wild fish, a creative approach that’s shedding new light on seafood in the Aloha State.

Vintage menus reveal Hawaiian sea change
Scientists are using old menus from Hawaii to study population trends in wild fish, a creative approach that’s shedding new light on seafood in the Aloha State.

09

Apr

Supersized crabs are bad news for seafood lovers
The bigger the crabs, the bigger their appetites for delectable oysters.

Supersized crabs are bad news for seafood lovers

The bigger the crabs, the bigger their appetites for delectable oysters.

20

Feb


 McLent? Fish hits fast food menus for holidays 



To cash in on the Catholic practice of Lent, fast foot chains are getting creative with seafood offerings.
McLent? Fish hits fast food menus for holidays
To cash in on the Catholic practice of Lent, fast foot chains are getting creative with seafood offerings.

24

Jul

Report: 31% of seafood in South Florida is mislabeledOceana investigation reveals widespread fish labeling fraud in Florida.

Report: 31% of seafood in South Florida is mislabeled
Oceana investigation reveals widespread fish labeling fraud in Florida.

02

Apr

Whole Foods Market to stop selling red-rated seafoodIn a step in the right direction, Whole Foods announces it will remove all unsustainable seafood choices from its stores by Earth Day.

Whole Foods Market to stop selling red-rated seafood
In a step in the right direction, Whole Foods announces it will remove all unsustainable seafood choices from its stores by Earth Day.

27

Feb

We’ve got Cajun Calamari and 4 other sustainable seafood recipes.

We’ve got Cajun Calamari and 4 other sustainable seafood recipes.

28

Oct

Buying seafood is getting fishyA Boston Globe series found that nearly half of 183 fish samples from local restaurants and supermarkets were not the species ordered.

Buying seafood is getting fishy
A Boston Globe series found that nearly half of 183 fish samples from local restaurants and supermarkets were not the species ordered.