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SCS Global Services
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In Assessment

Assessments

The MSC Fisheries Standard is used to assess if a fishery is well-managed and sustainable. More about how the standard is used, what is assessed and the process.

Interested in contributing as a stakeholder? See how you can engage with a fishery assessment.

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    Documents Published On Files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 16 Dec 2021 1 files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 16 Dec 2021 1 files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 16 Dec 2021 1 files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report = Open consultation 13 Dec 2021 1 files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report = Open consultation 13 Dec 2021 1 files
  • Initial assessment (started 2021)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2631 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 51 (Indian Ocean, Western), 57 (Indian Ocean, Eastern)
      UoC-2630 Bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 51 (Indian Ocean, Western), 57 (Indian Ocean, Eastern)
      UoC-2632 Swordfish (Xiphias gladius) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 51 (Indian Ocean, Western), 57 (Indian Ocean, Eastern)
      UoC-2633 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 51 (Indian Ocean, Western), 57 (Indian Ocean, Eastern)

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 13 Dec 2021 1 files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 16 Dec 2021 1 files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 13 Dec 2021 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 13 Dec 2021 1 files

  • Initial assessment (started 2021)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2625 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 81 (Pacific, Southwest)
      UoC-2623 Bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-2626 Swordfish (Xiphias gladius) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 61 (Pacific, Northwest)
      UoC-2627 Swordfish (Xiphias gladius) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 81 (Pacific, Southwest)
      UoC-2624 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 13 Dec 2021 1 files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 16 Dec 2021 1 files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 13 Dec 2021 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 13 Dec 2021 1 files

  • Initial assessment (started 2021)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2628 Bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)
      UoC-2629 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 13 Dec 2021 1 files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 16 Dec 2021 1 files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 13 Dec 2021 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 13 Dec 2021 1 files