Certifier : 
MRAG Americas, Inc.
Certified status : 
Certified
Certified since : 
19 Feb 2021
Certificate expires : 
18 Feb 2026

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.

  • Recently uploaded documents
    Documents Published On Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 22 Apr 2022 1 files
    Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures Template 22 Feb 2021 1 files
    Public certification report 19 Feb 2021 1 files
    Public certification report announcement 19 Feb 2021 1 files
    Final draft report and determination 28 Jan 2021 1 files
  • Initial assessment (started 2020)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2346 Little skate (Raja erinacea) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2355 Little skate (Raja erinacea) Hooks And Lines - Longlines 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2347 Little skate (Raja erinacea) Trawls - Bottom trawls 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2344 Winter skate (Raja ocellata) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2354 Winter skate (Raja ocellata) Hooks And Lines - Longlines 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2345 Winter skate (Raja ocellata) Trawls - Bottom trawls 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)

    Public Certification Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public certification report announcement 19 Feb 2021 1 files
    Public certification report 19 Feb 2021 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures Template PDF (200.97 Kb) 22 Feb 2021

    Final Draft Report and determination

    Documents Published on Files
    Final draft report and determination 28 Jan 2021 1 files
    Final draft report and determination announcement 27 Jan 2021 1 files

    Public Comment Draft Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report 17 Dec 2020 1 files
    Public comment draft report announcement 17 Dec 2020 1 files

    Peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed peer reviewers 29 Sep 2020 1 files

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 04 Jun 2020 1 files

    Timeline

    Documents Published on Files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 04 Jun 2020 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Timeline 04 Jun 2020 1 files

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2022)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2346 Little skate (Raja erinacea) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2347 Little skate (Raja erinacea) Trawls - Bottom trawls 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2344 Winter skate (Raja ocellata) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2345 Winter skate (Raja ocellata) Trawls - Bottom trawls 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 22 Apr 2022 1 files