That 'Sustainable' Label On Your Fish Doesn't Mean What You Think | KUOW News and Information

That 'Sustainable' Label On Your Fish Doesn't Mean What You Think

Jul 30, 2015

Jeannie Yandel talks with Lee van der Voo, a Portland-based investigative reporter for Investigate West, about her reporting on how some sustainably-certified pollock and sole fisheries are actually harming small, Native halibut fishing communities in western Alaska. 

Photo credit: "Halibut," by Jay Cross on Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Correction 7/31/15: An earlier version of this story included a photograph that incorrectly identified boats pictured as Pollock fishing vessels. We have removed that photograph.