Support Seafood Improvements

FisheryProgress.orgFishery improvement projects (FIPs) are a key tool used to improve the sustainability of fisheries around the globe. FIPs bring suppliers, retailers, and foodservice companies together with conservation groups and scientific experts to address environmental challenges in a fishery and work toward sustainability standards, public policy upgrades and other interventions.

The following FIP enagement opportunities have been idenfiied on FisheryProgress.org for additional needed support. Please click on the FIP link to go to the FIP profile (register/login and view "Engagement Opportunities" under the 'Details' tab on the top right) on FisheryProgress to learn more about the specific opportunity and how to support seafood improvements.

FIP Engagement Opportunities

FIP

Species Join FIP Financial
Support
Specific Action Letter of
Support
Participate in a Working Group Other
Pacific tuna - longline

Albacore Tuna
Bigeye Tuna
Yellowfin Tuna

 

X

 

X

   
Hawaii tuna and large pelagics - longline

Albacore Tuna Bigeye Tuna    Blue Marlin            Mahi-Mahi          Opah            Sickle Pomfret Skipjack Tuna Striped Marlin Swordfish Yellowfin Tuna

         

X

Indonesia South Kalimantan shrimp - trammel net

Banana Prawn Giant Tiger Prawn

 

X

       
Mexico Yucatan red and black grouper - longline

Black Grouper Red Grouper

X

       

 

Indonesia Jepara blue swimming crab - bottom gillnet Blue Swimming Crab

X

         
Indonesian blue swimming crab - gillnet/trap Blue Swimming Crab

X

X

     

 

Indonesia Maros blue swimming crab - trap Blue Swimming Crab

X

X

       
United Kingdom brown crab and European lobster - pot/trap Brown Crab          European Lobster

X

         
Louisiana shrimp - otter/skimmer trawl Brown Shrimp White Shrimp    

X

     
United Kingdom European plaice and lemon sole - seine/trawl European Plaice  Lemon Sole

X

         
Morocco sardine - pelagic trawl and seine European Sardine        

X

 

United Kingdom English and Western Channel great Atlantic scallop - dredge Giant Scallops

X

         
Gambia sole - bottom set gillnet 

Guinean Sole Senegalese Tonguesole

 

 

X

       
India threadfin bream - trawl  Japanese Threadfin Bream        

X

 
Barents Sea king crab - pot/trap (Odyssey Seafood)  King Crab (Red)      

 

 

 

X

Ecuador mahi-mahi - longline Mahi-Mahi

X

 

X

   

X

Peru mahi-mahi - longline (WWF) Mahi-Mahi

X

 

X

X

 

X

Shantou-Taiwan Chinese common squid - jigging/single trawl Mitre Squid  

X

     

X

United Kingdom monkfish - gillnet/trawl Monkfish

X

         
Northern Brazil Caribbean red snapper - hook & line and pot/trap Red Snapper          

X

Honduras Carribean spiny lobster - trap Spiny Lobster (Caribbean)

X

       

X

Nicaragua Carribean spiny lobster - trap Spiny Lobster (Caribbean)

X

       

X

Indian Ocean swordfish - longline Swordfish    

X

     
Indonesia Banda Sea yellowfin tuna - handline Yellowfin Tuna

X

       

X

Sri Lanka tuna and swordfish - longline

Yellowfin Tuna  Bigeye Tuna  Swordfish

 

X

 

       
Vietnam yellowfin tuna - longline/handline Yellowfin Tuna 

X