Latest Seafood Watch Stories

2008-12-16 10:05:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquarium of the Bay, the only major attraction in San Francisco to be certified by the city as a Green Business, takes a strong commitment to its environmentally-friendly actions, and challenges you to do the same.

2008-09-26 18:00:29

The Aquarium of the Pacific brought together government agencies, entrepreneurs, environmentalists, and other stakeholders this past week to look at solutions for dealing with the looming seafood crisis.

2008-09-26 06:00:00

By Sharon Noguchi; Mercury News If you down a plate of maguro for lunch or can't go a week without a dragon roll, the folks at the Monterey Bay Aquarium would like to have a word with you.

2008-09-25 12:00:25

MONTEREY, Calif., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sushi lovers nationwide will soon have a way to make seafood choices that please the palate and safeguard the world's ocean wildlife.

2008-09-05 09:00:18

By Stacey Kratz Deseret News On a trip to Sandy's Living Planet Aquarium last month during "Shark Week," I picked up a handy little business-card-size guide that I plan to use when cooking at home and dining out. It's a "Seafood Watch" rating guide published by the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

2008-08-02 15:00:12

The Stop & Shop supermarket chain has signed on to a sustainable- seafood effort promoted by the Conservation Alliance of Seafood Solution. The alliance, made up of more than a dozen conservation organizations, works to protect the health of the world's oceans and the long-term supply of seafood.

2008-06-19 06:05:00

We have overfished some species to or near extinction. Fish farming may seem like the answer, but it creates problems of its own.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.