What You Can Do

To #EndOverfishing in Europe sign our petition: https://save.our.fish/petition
  • Diversify Your Choice
  • We’re too reliant on the “Big Five”: cod, haddock, tuna, salmon and prawns. Choose species such as coley or pouting instead of cod. Herring or sardines instead of tuna.
  • Sign the Petition
  • Sign the Our Fish petition to tell EU politicians to vote to #EndOverfishing: Click Here
  • Look at labels
  • The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) seafood ecolabel recognises and rewards sustainable fishing and the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certifies responsibly farmed seafood. The Marine Conservation Society recognises MSC and ASC certified as a better environmental choice for many seafood products.
  • Go Green
  • Choose fish caught using methods with lower environmental impact, such as hand lined or pot caught. The MSC's Good Fish Guide will give you advice as to which fish to eat and which fish to avoid.
  • Choose Organic Farmed Seafood
  • Organic farms tend to have lower stocking densities, higher environmental standards and use feed sourced sustainably, so look for the organic label.
  • Avoid Eating Sharks and Deepwater Fish
  • Slow growing, long-lived species such as redfish and orange roughy, breed slowly and are therefore vulnerable to over-exploitation. Fishing for deep sea fish can harm other sensitive species like coldwater coral that may never recover.

FISH WE USED

The fish we used in the portraits along with the sustainability ratings provided by the marine conservation society.
American Red Snapper
1
2
3
4
5
Atlantic Halibut
1
2
3
4
5
Baltic Cod
1
2
3
4
5
Barracuda
1
2
3
4
5
Barramundi
1
2
3
4
5
Big Eye Tuna
1
2
3
4
5
Black Scabbard
1
2
3
4
5
Blonde Ray
1
2
3
4
5
Blowfish
1
2
3
4
5
Bonito
1
2
3
4
5
Brown Crab
1
2
3
4
5
Carabineros Prawn
1
2
3
4
5
Conger Eel
1
2
3
4
5
Cuttle Fish
1
2
3
4
5
Dogfish
1
2
3
4
5
Dungeness Crab
1
2
3
4
5
Dusky Grouper
1
2
3
4
5
European Eel
1
2
3
4
5
European Lobster
1
2
3
4
5
Freshwater Eel
1
2
3
4
5
Grey (Thick Lipped) Mullet
1
2
3
4
5
Gurnard
1
2
3
4
5
Herring
1
2
3
4
5
John Dory
1
2
3
4
5
Langoustine
1
2
3
4
5
Lobster
1
2
3
4
5
Mackerel
1
2
3
4
5
Mahi Mahi
1
2
3
4
5
Mako Shark
1
2
3
4
5
Monkfish
1
2
3
4
5
Norway Redfish
1
2
3
4
5
Octopus
1
2
3
4
5
Opah Fish
1
2
3
4
5
Pink Seabream
1
2
3
4
5
Pollock
1
2
3
4
5
Pomfret
1
2
3
4
5
Red Grouper
1
2
3
4
5
Red Gurnard
1
2
3
4
5
Red Mullet
1
2
3
4
5
Redfish
1
2
3
4
5
Rubis Snapper
1
2
3
4
5
Sabre Fish
1
2
3
4
5
Sailfish
1
2
3
4
5
Scorpion Fish
1
2
3
4
5
Sea Bass
1
2
3
4
5
Silk Snapper
1
2
3
4
5
Smooth Hound Shark
1
2
3
4
5
Smoothound Sharks
1
2
3
4
5
Spider Crab
1
2
3
4
5
Spotlight Parrot
1
2
3
4
5
Starfish
1
2
3
4
5
Stone Bass
1
2
3
4
5
Sturgeon
1
2
3
4
5
Swordfish
1
2
3
4
5
Thresher Shark
1
2
3
4
5
Turbot
1
2
3
4
5
Vermillion Snapper
1
2
3
4
5
Wahoo Fish
1
2
3
4
5
Whelks
1
2
3
4
5
Wild Salmon
1
2
3
4
5
Wolf Fish
1
2
3
4
5
Wrasse
1
2
3
4
5
Yellow-Fin Tuna
1
2
3
4
5
Yellowtail
1
2
3
4
5

Produced by



All the photographs within this website are the copyright © of Fishlove and their respective photographers and may not be reproduced or used for any personal or commercial use without exception. Please contact us for press and media enquiries.