Bonefish Grill: Supporting Sustainability One Sip at a Time

I can’t say enough about Bonefish Grill, their commitment to sustainability, and innovative approach to supporting it. Last week I sat down at a Bonefish Grill in Baton Rouge to try their new Ocean Trust Tropic Heat Martini. Wow, I was blown away by the citrus flavor and subtle spice. I admit I had three…read more

2014 Sustainability Forum October 27-30 New Orleans

Our fourth Science & Sustainability Forum brings new partners and scientists to provide a global review on the status, trends and advancements in sustainability on fishery and seafood products from around the world in New Orleans, October 27-30. So come on down and enjoy the Cajun culture, Gulf Coast seafood, and the unique sounds & sights of New Orleans with global scientists and major seafood buyers, and do stay for Voodoo Fest and “Get Your Body & Soul Painted”…read more

Ocean Trust Forum Highlights New Trends in Sustainability

Top scientists gather at Ocean Trust's 2013 Science & Sustainability Forum to discuss new trends in the status and sustainability of seafood. Environment and prey availability emerge as new priorities for tracking the sustainability of stocks. Overfishing has been reduced in major stocks and the status of management is being recognized by scientists as a better measure of sustainability that the status of individual stocks. Forum consensus summary statement available here.

Ocean Trust/Bonefish Support Red Snapper Tagging

Ocean Trust and Bonefish Grill joined an industry and Florida state agency project to help develop long term reef fish monitoring methods and provide locations of historical hard-bottom areas and associated reef fish of the Atlantic Coast of Florida. See news video coverage of "Snapper Tagging and the Storm.

Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Project

The endangered Kemp’s Ridley sea turtle continue their dramatic recovery with 21,792 nests protected and 1,072,619 hatchlings released in the Gulf of Mexico in 2012. Join our Tepehuajes Turtle Camp by releasing a hatchling Release A Hatching.  More at Rescuing the Ridley.