Welcome to PICES
The North Pacific Marine Science Organization (PICES), an intergovernmental scientific organization, was established in 1992 to promote and coordinate marine research in the northern North Pacific and adjacent seas. Its present members are Canada, Japan, People's Republic of China, Republic of Korea, the Russian Federation, and the United States of America.

Recent Publications
PICES Special Publications
Marine Ecosystems of the North Pacific Ocean 2003-2008 Guide to Best Practices for Ocean CO2 Measurements
PICES Spec. Publs. (cont...)
Primary Journals
Primary Journals (more...)
Scientific & Technical Reports (more...)
FERRRS brochure: "Fisheries & Ecosystem Responses to Recent Regime Shifts in the North Pacific" PICES Press.  Vol. 21, No. 1. Jan. 2013
Upcoming and Recent Events

Annual Meeting

Oct. 14-25,
Qingdao, China

3rd Climate Change Symposium
Santos, Brazil
Mar 21–27, 2015

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PICES Structure/Membership Changes;
New Programs/Projects
PICES-2016 topic session/workshop proposal submissions are now open

North Pacific Marine Science Organization (PICES) seeks nominations for Science Board Chairman
Application Deadline: 18 August 2015


Scientific Program

CPR Data
Data on the Continuous Plankton Recorder Survey of the North Pacific are now available on-line
8/27/2015 2:50:41 PM PST
Changes within CC-S Membership: Dr. Zhongyong Gao is a new CC-section member representing China.

8/4/2015 12:41:33 PM PST
Changes within S-CCME Section Membership: Dr. Hiroshi Kuroda is a new member of CCME Section representing Japan.

7/23/2015 9:17:41 AM PST
Changes within TCODE Committee Membership: Dr. Daisuke Ambe is a new TCODE Committee Member representing Japan.

7/23/2015 9:17:30 AM PST
Changes within Working Group 30 Membership: Dr. Tsuneo Ono has stepped down as a Working Group 30 Member.

6/12/2015 11:10:55 AM PST
Changes within GC and F&A Membership: Mr. Jong-ho Yun is a new member of GC and F&A, replacing Mr. Hyuntae Kim and representing Korea.

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Publication/Meeting News

Wooster and POMA Awards
5/5/2015 2:50:38 PM PST
ADRIFT Assessing the Debris Related Impact From Tsunami project is now open.

4/8/2015 2:51:11 PM PST
3rd Climate Change Symposium 2015 presentations are available on line.

10/30/2014 3:09:42 PM PST
PICES-2014 presentations in progress.

10/1/2014 7:49:01 AM PST
2015 "Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans" Symposium: Invited Speakers page is available on-line.

10/1/2014 7:44:23 AM PST
PICES Scientific Reports No. 45, 46, and 47 are available on-line.

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