SUMMARY

SUMMARY

IDENTIFICATION

SCIENTIFIC NAME(s)

Microstomus pacificus

SPECIES NAME(s)

Dover sole

COMMON NAMES

Pacific Dover sole, slime sole, slippery sole

Uncertainty remains around the stock structure of Dover sole but it is currently assessed as a single unit in the waters off Oregon, Washington and California.

This fishery was certified by the Marine Stewardship Council system in June 2014. Click here to link to the MSC fishery page and to learn more about the MSC fishery certification unit.


ANALYSIS

Strengths

    FISHSOURCE SCORES

    Management Quality:

    Management Strategy:

    ≥ 6

    Managers Compliance:

    10

    Fishers Compliance:

    10