Unsustainable fishing and farming practices have severely impacted many of our most popular seafood choices. Many species are becoming less common, and concern about the long-term viability of some commercial fisheries is growing.

By joining the New England Aquarium, you and your company can help influence the seafood industry to favor environmental responsibility and marine conservation.

The New England Aquarium Difference

The Aquarium understands the needs and interests of large seafood buyers, retailers and suppliers. We believe business decisions can benefit the bottom-line and the environment.

Services and Benefits

Sustainable seafood partners enjoy access to a variety of benefits, including science-based assessments of their seafood supply chains, access to the latest information on environmentally responsible seafood and staff training opportunities.

Methods and Criteria for Evaluation

Every seafood purchasing recommendation is backed by rigorous investigations into the populations, biology, management and environmental impacts of both fished and farmed species, down to the level of individual stocks or farms.