Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch Adds American Lobster, Canadian Snow Crab to Red List
It’s official. The Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Seafood Watch Program has added over a dozen fisheries, including the American lobster and Canadian snow crab to its “Red List” citing the threats they pose to endangered North Atlantic right whale.
“After reviewing all available scientific data, as well as existing legal requirements and regulations, Seafood Watch determined that current Canadian and U.S. management measures do not go far enough to mitigate entanglement risks and promote recovery of the North Atlantic right whale. As a result, Seafood Watch...
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