Project Name:

Inshore fishery- crab and lobster in Orkney MSC assessment 


SAI Global  - Project Dates:   July 2017 - June 2018

Detailed narrative description of project:

The brown crab fishery in the Orkney Islands is currently undergoing full assessment under the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification scheme for responsible fisheries.  This follows completion of a Fisheries Improvement Project (FIP) to raise the fishery to a point where full assessment can be considered. 

Detailed narrative description of actual services provided by Poseidon Aquatic
Resource Management Ltd:

A Poseidon Director is the P3 (Fisheries Governance and Management) specialist on this new assessment.