yesHerring (North Sea)

A popular oily fish often seen pickled or fried. Fisheries in the North Sea are carefully managed and hence sustainable.


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The sustainability of herring heavily depends on its source, with the MCS listing 19 different kinds of sources rated between 1-5. North Sea herring appears to be the most reliably sustainable option. Be very careful to ensure correct sourcing.