Your seafood choices matter. Some types of seafood are more environmentally friendly than others. The New England Aquarium’s Celebrate Seafood program will help you choose seafood that is good for you and good for the environment.


Celebrate Seafood Events

Celebrate Seafood events are a great way to learn more about the issues surrounding sustainable seafood and the steps you can take to protect the oceans. Learn more.


Ocean-Friendly Seafood Choices

When you choose ocean-friendly seafood, you help ensure that we will have plenty of tasty seafood choices for years to come. Our ocean-friendly seafood suggestions come with descriptions, buying tips and delicious recipes. Become an informed consumer with these ocean-friendly seafood options, and learn about our criteria for selecting ocean-friendly wild-caught and farmed species.


Seasonal Seafood Guide

Like vegetables, many types of seafood are in season during different times of year. Use our seasonal seafood guide [PDF 551kb] to see what ocean-friendly options are best right now.


Celebrate Seafood Recipes

Visit our recipe archives to see all the recipes demonstrated during Celebrate Seafood Events.




The New England Aquarium cares deeply about protecting the oceans for future generations. That is why we are teaming up with other institutions across the country to promote ocean-friendly seafood. Learn more here.