Why Better Fishing Techniques Lead to Better Fish

Sustainable Fisheries Partnership, Olympia, Washington

There are many variables that can impact the quality of seafood coming into your kitchen. For all the important sustainability considerations that harvest methods have on the surrounding ecosystems, the way a fish is caught is also the first point of contact where quality can be impacted. How seafood is harvested (including the time spent entangled in fishing gear in the water) and killed (including time out of the water before mortality) will determine the amount of...