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. 15-25,
Qingdao, China
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Annual Meeting

Yeosu, Korea
Oct 16–26, 2014

3rd Climate Change Symposium
Santos, Brazil
Mar 23–27, 2015
29th Wakefield Fisheries Symposium
Anchorage, AK, USA
May 13-16, 2014
End-to-End Models Summer School

Gangneung, Korea
Aug 26-29, 2014
Open Science Meeting

Kohala Coast, Big Island, Hawaii, U.S.A.
Apr 15-18, 2014

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PICES Structure/Membership Changes;
New Programs/Projects

Scientific Program

CPR Data
Data on the Continuous Plankton Recorder Survey of the North Pacific are now available on-line
12/5/2014 1:07:09 PM PST
Changes within GC Membership: Mr. David Gillis has retired from Governing Council and F&A Committee.

11/25/2014 9:26:46 AM PST
Changes within CC-S Membership: Dr. Tsuneo Ono has been elected as a co-chair of Section on Carbon and Climate.

11/20/2014 11:29:55 AM PST
Changes within MONITOR Membership: Dr. Lisa Eisner (USA) is a new member of MONITOR Committee replacing Dr. Mundy.

11/4/2014 1:47:36 PM PST
Changes within POC Membership: Dr. Jerome Fiechter is a new member of Committee replacing Dr. James Overland and representing USA.

10/30/2014 1:35:43 PM PST
Changes within F&A Committee: Dr. Michael Seki and Ms. Elizabeth Phelps are newly appointed US members of the F&A Committee replacing Dr. Patricia Livingston and Mrs. Elizabeth Tirpak.

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Publication/Meeting News

Wooster and POMA Awards

Progress in Oceanography special issue on PICES FUTURE--submissions due 15 November 2014--
questions addressed to Hal Batchelder

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.

10/1/2014 7:43:26 AM PST
PICES-2014 Detailed Schedules are available on-line.

10/1/2014 7:43:23 AM PST
PICES-2014 Book of Abstracts is available on-line.

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