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Celebrate Seafood Online in October

Dive into #SeafoodMonth for information about U.S. wild-caught and farmed seafood.
October 03, 2018 - Feature Story ,
Pike Place Market

Savoring Seafood: National Seafood Month 2018

This October, celebrate National Seafood Month and join us in savoring sustainable seafood.
October 01, 2018 - Feature Story ,
A variety of fresh seafood on a bed of ice, including multiple kinds of finfish and shellfish.

Oyster Bar 101

With oyster aquaculture production on the rise in many regions of the United States, more and more people are finding themselves at oyster bars. Also known as a raw bar, these establishments offer guests a variety of different types of oysters as well as the experience of eating in a more hands-on way. Whether you are looking to impress a date or just avoid spilling cocktail sauce on your shirt, here is some advice for oyster bar beginners.
August 03, 2018 - Feature Story ,
Raw oysters rest on a dish full of ice next to a Rappahannock Oyster Bar menu.

U.S. Strengthens Law on Seafood Imports

We appreciate Congress’ support for the Seafood Import Monitoring Program in the FY2018 Omnibus Appropriations Bill. The Seafood Import Monitoring Program is critical to curbing Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated fishing and ensuring that seafood
March 23, 2018 - Leadership Message ,

Bottomfish Still On Top

A new Hawaii deep 7 bottomfish stock assessment.
February 26, 2018 - Feature Story ,

NOAA and Partners Are Helping Restore Tuna and Swordfish in the Gulf after Deepwater Horizon

Small group of pelagic longline fishing vessel owners will take a six-month voluntary repose, can continue to fish with alternative gear, improving populations and supporting supply chains.
January 08, 2018 - Feature Story ,
deepwater_horizon_oceanic_fish_lures_greenstick_gear.JPG Examples of lures used with greenstick gear, an alternative gear option for project participants.

Explore Top 5 Stories, Photos, and Videos of 2017

Discover our most popular stories, photos, and videos of the year.
December 11, 2017 - Feature Story ,

Grant Funds Available for Regional Aquaculture Pilot Projects

To help foster responsible aquaculture and seafood security in the U.S., NOAA Fisheries is supporting aquaculture pilot projects through the nation's Interstate Marine Fisheries Commission.
December 01, 2017 - Feature Story ,

United States Leads in Global Fisheries Management

A message from John Henderschedt, Director of NOAA Fisheries' Office of International Affairs and Seafood Inspection.
November 13, 2017 - Leadership Message ,

Imaged from the Depths: Survey of Bottomfish in Main Hawaiian Islands

Learn about the annual Bottomfish Fishery-Independent Survey in the main Hawaiian Islands known as BFISH.
October 20, 2017 - Feature Story ,