Storied Seafood was developed by the nonprofit Aquarium of the Pacific’s Seafood for the Future program in collaboration with NOAA Fisheries Southwest Fisheries Science Center.
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The program will highlight various perspectives and efforts throughout the seafood supply chain to address specific ocean conservation issues associated with seafood. It will provide a platform from which to discuss, develop, and inform the public about collaborative solutions for healthy people and ocean ecosystems.
The vaquita is the smallest cetacean (whale, dolphin, or porpoise) on the planet. Found only in the northern part of the Gulf of California, Mexico, the vaquita porpoise is the world’s most endangered marine mammal.
Storied Seafood: California Swordfish provides an in-depth look into one of the most fascinating and innovative fisheries in the U.S.— the California swordfish fishery.