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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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Cornish Sole, Megrim

Lepidirhombus whiffogonia

Method: Demersal Trawl

Dab by Marc Dando


Limanda limada

Method: Demersal Trawl

Cuckoo Ray

Leucoraja naevus

Method: Demersal Trawl



Mytilus edulis

Method: Farmed

Queen Scallops, Seafish

Queen Scallop

Mimachalmys varia

Method: Sail and Oar



Hommarus gammarus

Method: Potting

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Meet the Fisherman

Ben George

Ben George

Port: Sennen Cove

Ben George handline fishes from the beautiful Sennen Cove, close to Land's End. 

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Gary Rawle

Gary Rawle

Port: Par

Gary Rawle is the owner of Westcountry Mussels. He farms mussels in the clean waters of St Austell bay. Mussel farming is a low impact sustainable farming method that produces the highest quality mussels. 

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