Discover California Seafood
CALIFORNIA SEAFOOD PROFILES
Learn more about California’s fisheries and farms through the science, fishery management, nutrition, and culinary uses of species landed or farmed locally. Use these profiles to make informed seafood choices.
DISCOVER CALIFORNIA COMMERCIAL FISHERIES
Fisheries are complex and dynamic systems, where people and nature are inextricably linked, and are an important part of California's economy. Learn more about key features of California's commercial fisheries statewide and by region.
DISCOVER CALIFORNIA AQUACULTURE
Farmed seafood can be a resource-efficient way to meet the growing demand for protein worldwide. The California aquaculture industry continues to grow to meet demands in the face of changing oceans. Learn more about sustainable food production and how aquaculture can help California meet the challenges of restoration head-on.
FOR FISHERMEN: MARKET YOUR CATCH
Is it for you? Seafood alternative marketing — often referred to as seafood direct marketing — involves fishermen taking on one or more steps in the typical long supply chain of buying, processing and distributing their catch, bringing them closer to seafood consumers.