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Monterey Bay Aquarium Vice President David Rosenberg to Chair International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions

David Rosenberg, Vice President of Guest Experience at the Monterey Bay Aquarium ©Monterey Bay Aquarium

Nov 12, 2018

Monterey Bay Aquarium Vice President David Rosenberg has been elected to chair the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions. He is the first representative of an aquarium, zoo or museum to head the global association.  

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New Commitment Drives Shrimp Aquaculture Improvements in Vietnam

Minh Phu Seafood Corporation, a global leader in processing and exporting frozen shrimp products, will collaborate with the Monterey Bay Aquarium, SGS, the Asian Seafood Improvement Collaborative and the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace to help an estimated 20,000 small-scale shrimp farms producing black tiger shrimp in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta achieve a green Best Choice rating from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program, by 2025. The collaboration was announced October 30, 2018, at the Our Ocean conference in Bali, Indonesia.

Oct 29, 2018

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Seafood Watch

Minh Phu Seafood Corporation, the Monterey Bay Aquarium, SGS and the Asian Seafood Improvement Collaborative announced a major new commitment to bring 20,000 small-scale shrimp farms in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam, to a level equivalent to the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program’s green Best Choice by 2025.

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Thai Union Group, Chicken of the Sea® and Monterey Bay Aquarium Launch SeaChange® IGNITE

The new SeaChange® IGNITE collaboration between Thai Union Group PCL, Chicken of the Sea® brand and Monterey Bay Aquarium will advance sustainability initiatives and improvements throughout the supply chain and contribute to Thai Union’s SeaChange® sustainability strategy for the swimming blue crab fishery (pictured) and farmed shrimp in Southeast Asia. The collaboration includes a commitment by Thai Union to invest USD $73 million through 2025, with a focus on improvements in Southeast Asia and other key seafood producing regions. SeaChange® IGNITE will also work with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. The commitment was announced October 30 at the Our Ocean conference in Bali, Indonesia.

Oct 29, 2018

Categories:
Seafood Watch

Thai Union Group PCL, Chicken of the Sea® brand and Monterey Bay Aquarium announced the launch of SeaChange® IGNITE, a collaboration to advance new sustainability initiatives and improvements throughout the supply chain and further contribute to Thai Union’s SeaChange® sustainability strategy.

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