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Sustainable Cornish Seafood

We can all help our oceans by making well informed decisions when choosing seafood. Look for Cornish seafood labelled with our recommended symbol. Here are a few species from our recommended seafood list.

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Slipper Limpet

Slipper limpet

Crepidula fornicata

Method: Sail and Oar

Hake by Sarah McCartney

Hake

Merluccius merluccius

Method: Gill Netting

Scallop by Sarah McCartney

Scallop

Pecten maximus

Pacific oyster

Pacific oyster

Magallana gigas

Method: Farmed

gilthead bream

Gilthead bream

Sparus auratus

Method: Handlining

White Monkfish

Monkfish, white

Lophius piscatorius

Method: Demersal Trawl

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Meet the Fisherman

Alexander Schepin

Port: Newlyn

Introducting Alexander Schepin, who is a crew member from the Intuition TO40, one vessel of The Real Cornish Crab Company's potting fleet.  He uses baited pots to capture crabs and lobsters, a highly selective and sustainable fishing method.

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Danny Gilbert

Danny Gilbert

Port: Newquay

Danny Gilbert is a young Newquay fisherman who uses the sustainable method of potting to catch crab, lobster and spider crab. 

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