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Long, bottom-feeding fish. Both farmed and wild caught eels are very problematic: Farming produces a lot of pollution and eel fisheries are over-exploiting stocks and causing habitat damage. Popular in sushi, but please avoid.


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The Monterey Bay Aquarium lists eel as "Avoid", and the MCS lists all types of eel as 5 - very unsustainable.