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NOAA Fisheries works to ensure a sustainable supply of healthy seafood for the American public. We provide seafood inspection and certification services to the seafood industry, foster best practices in domestic aquaculture, and provide the latest consumer information at Keep your seafood and your facts fresh.


Photo & Video

Image Gallery: Seafood

See these Short Films in the NOAA Fisheries Video Gallery:

Exploring U.S. Aquaculture

Local Ocean with Laura Anderson, restaurateur

Chef Gregory Gourdet, Winner, Great American Seafood Cookoff 2012

Get the facts. Learn how NOAA ensures safe, healthy, and sustainable seafood.


FishWatch: Your Sustainable Seafood Source is a web-based tool designed by NOAA Fisheries to help people make informed decisions about the seafood we eat by providing the most accurate and up-to-date information on seafood available in the United States.

News Releases - Seafood

More NOAA Fisheries news releases about seafood

Learn more:


NOAA Seafood Inspection Program

Seafood tips from NOAA experts

Seafood Safety After an Oil Spill

Fisheries of the U.S. annual report

Report to Congress: Status of U. S. Fisheries


Voices from the waterfront

Bringing sustainable seafood to the table

Sustainable seafood choices, whether wild-caught or farm-raised, are made possible by the efforts of the men and women whose livelihoods depend on healthy and sustainable fisheries. These are just a few of their stories.