Description: A classic fish shape, the humble Herring are a mainstay food source for millions of people. Herring are extremely silvery looking with an uplifted protruding lower jaw.
Where does it live: Herring move in large schools together for protection. They are found in the Atlantic, Baltic, Pacific and The North Sea.
When is it in season: Herring are in their best condition from May to August.
What does it eat: Herring eat plankton and tiny sea creatures.