PICES, the North Pacific Marine Science Organization, is an intergovernmental scientific organization that was established and held its first meetings in 1992. Its present members are Canada, People's Republic of China, Japan, Republic of Korea, Russian Federation, and the United States of America.

The purposes of the Organization are as follows:

Journey to PICES Convention Rules of Procedure Financial Regulations Staff Rules Guidelines for Chairmen and Convenors Headquarters Agreement Organization Structure PICES Builders PICES Officers POMA Award Wooster Award PICES Strategic Plan Scientific Communication Intern Program Visiting Scientist Program