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Region:    Africa & Western Indian Ocean

Peer Review of MSC Hake Certification South Africa

Marine Stewardship Council - Project Dates:
February 2004 - February 2004

Description of Project:
The South African trawl fishery for hake underwent independent certification to the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) standards for responsible management.

Services Provided:
Poseidon provided a peer review of the South African hake certification report, providing comment on the factual content of the report and the scoring system and marks awarded.