All "Certified" Seafood

Seafood Market Names Sushi Names Where Method
American/Maine Lobster

Atlantic lobster, American Lobster, Maine Lobster

n/a

Atlantic Canada, Marine Stewardship Council Fisheries

Wild, Trap

Atlantic Herring

Sardines, Sardinellas, Brisling, Sprats, Pilchards, Herrings

n/a

Atlantic Canada

Wild, Purse seine

Northern Prawn

pink shrimp, deepwater prawn, deep-sea prawn, great northern prawn, crevette nordique and northern shrimp

Ebi

Scotian Shelf, Atlantic Canada

Wild, Otter Trawl

Sockeye Salmon

Sockeye

Sake/Ikura (roe)

BC

Wild, Seine, gillnet, troll, beach seine, fish wheels, weirs and dip nets

Yellowtail Flounder

Flounder, Rusty Dab, Sand Dab

Hirame

Atlantic Canada

Wild, Demersal Trawl

Albacore Tuna

Canned White Tuna, Longfin Tunny

Tombo,Shiro maguro

BC

Wild, Troll and jig

Atlantic Halibut

Halibut

Hirame

Canada, MSC-certified Fisheries

Wild, Trawl, Longline, Gillnet, Handline

Atlantic Herring

Sardines, Sardinellas, Brisling, Sprats, Pilchards, Herrings

n/a

Gulf of St-Lawrence, Atlantic Canada

Wild, Gillnet

Chum Salmon

Chum, keta

Sake/Ikura (roe)

British Columbia

Wild, drift gillnet, purse seine, troll

Haddock

Scrod

Marine Stewardship Council Fisheries

Wild, various gear

Northern Pike

Jackfish, Northern

n/a

Waterhern Lake, Manitoba

Wild, Gillnet

Pacific Halibut

Halibut, Pacific halibut

Hirame

B.C.

Wild, hook and line gear (longline).

Pink Salmon

Humpback

Sake/Ikura (roe)

British Columbia

Seine, troll, gillnet

Snow Crab

Snow crab, Alaska snow crab, Tanner crab, Queen crab, Spider crab

Kani

Newfoundland, Labrador, Atlantic Canada

Wild, Trap

Walleye

Walleye, pickerel

n/a

Waterhern Lake, Manitoba

Wild, Gillnet

Clam (Arctic surfclam)

Surfclam

Akagai

Atlantic Canada

Wild, hydraulic dredge

Haddock

Scrod

Atlantic Canada

Wild, Otter Trawl, Hook & Line, Gill Net, Hand Line

Northern Prawn

pink shrimp, deepwater prawn, deep-sea prawn, great northern prawn, crevette nordique and northern shrimp

Ebi

Atlantic Canada

Wild, Demersal Otter Trawl

Pacific Halibut

Halibut, Pacific halibut

Hirame

U.S.- Pacific

Wild, hook and line gear (longline).

Sea Scallops

Bay Scallop, Japanese Scallop, Qualicum Beach Scallop

Hotate

Atlantic Canada

Wild, Rake or Dredge

Snow Crab

Snow crab, Alaska snow crab, Tanner crab, Queen crab, Spider crab

Kani

Scotian Shelf, Atlantic Canada

Wild, Trap

Spiny Dogfish

Shark

n/a

BC

Wild, Hook and line

Striped Shrimp

pink shrimp, deepwater prawn, deep-sea prawn, great northern prawn, crevette nordique and northern shrimp

Ebi

Atlantic Canada

Wild, Demersal Otter Trawl

Northern Prawn

pink shrimp, deepwater prawn, deep-sea prawn, great northern prawn, crevette nordique and northern sh

Ebi

Gulf of St-Lawrence, Atlantic Canada

Wild, Otter Trawl

Snow Crab

Snow crab, Alaska snow crab, Tanner crab, Queen crab, Spider crab

Kani

Gulf of St-Lawrence, Atlantic Canada

Wild, Trap