Consumers

What you can do...

consumers

  • Use and share the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch Pocket Guide or download their smartphone app
  • Support restaurants and markets that offer ocean friendly sustainable seafood
  • Encourage your favorite restaurant to make the switch to sustainable seafood
  • Educate yourself about seafood choices that are plentiful and sustainable
  • Make informed choices when you buy seafood and ask where it comes from

  • Experiment with your seafood selections. An ocean friendly species may taste better that what you’re used to eating!
  • Support our economy by buying locally caught or farmed sustainable seafood
  • Encourage your friends and family to join you in making ocean friendly choices
  • You CAN make a difference! Recently consumers helped protect swordfish in the North Atlantic from being overfished
  • Join your local Seafood Savvy Coalition