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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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Limanda limada

Method: Demersal Trawl



Engraulis encrasticolus

Method: Ring Netting



Pleuronectes platessa

Method: Gill Netting

Slipper Limpet

Slipper limpet

Crepidula fornicata

Method: Sail and Oar


Bass, Seabass

Dicentrarchus labrax

Method: Handlining

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Meet the Fisherman

Alan Dwan

Alan Dwan

Port: Newlyn

Alan Dwan is skipper of the Newlyn hake netter, the Ajax. They fish offshore and are at sea for trips of up to 5 days at a time.

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Edgars Rutenbergs Rutenbergs

Port: Newlyn

Meet Edgars Rutenbergs, who is a crew member working on the Nimrod TO30. 

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