Study Group: Communication
  • Acronym: SG-COM
  • Parent Committee: GC
  • Term: Oct. 2007 - Oct. 2009
    Approved at PICES-2007
  • Chair: Dr. David Fluharty (USA)
Terms of Reference
  1. To identify PICES objectives for communications consistent with the PICES Strategic Plan, Action Plans of Standing Committees, and the FUTURE Science Plan;
  2. To evaluate the principal audiences for scientific and other products in PICES;
  3. To evaluate the role that PICES should play in educating diverse audiences about the marine ecosystems of the North Pacific;
  4. To review options for PICES products and partnerships (including national member resources) that can accomplish the communication objectives for these audiences;
  5. To deliver a report on the overall goals of communications that PICES should undertake, with recommendations for how PICES should develop internal structure to accomplish them.
Annual Meetings



Barbara Adams
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Strategic Science Outreach
200 Kent St.
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1A 0E6
Phone: (1-613) 993-1884
Fax: (1-613) 990-2471
Julia Yazvenko
PICES Secretariat
P.O. Box 6000
Sidney, BC
Canada V8L 4B2
Phone: (1-250) 363-6366
Fax: (1-250) 363-6827
Gongke Tan
International Cooperation Office
First Institute of Oceanography, SOA
6 Xian-Xia Ling Rd., Hi-Tech Park, LaoShan District
Qingdao, Shandong
China, People's Republic 266061
Phone: (86-532) 88967431
Fax: (86-532) 88967548
Harumi Yamada
Resources Enhancement Promotion Dept.
Fisheries Agency
1-2-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
Japan 100-8907
Phone: (81-3) 3502-8111 x6778
Fax: (81-3) 3591-5314
Sik Huh
International Cdoperation DIvision
Korea Ocean R&D Institute (KORDI)
1270 Sa-dong
ansan, kyunggi-do
Korea, Republic 426-744
Phone: +82-31-400-7756
Kyu-Kui Jung
South Sea Fisheries Research Institute
National Fisheries R&D Institute, MIFAFF
347 Anpo-ri, Hwayang-myeon
Yeosu, Jeollanam-do
Korea, Republic 556-823
Phone: (82-61) 690-8952
Fax: (82-61) 686-1588
Igor I. Shevchenko
Department of Information Technology
Pacific Research Institute of Fisheries and Oceanography (TINRO-Center)
4 Shevchenko Alley
Vladivostok, Primorsky Kray
Russia 690950
Phone: (7-4232) 400-906
Fax: (7-4232) 300-752
Anna Skvortsova
International Department
Pacific Research Institute of Fisheries and Oceanography (TINRO-Center)
4 Shevchenko Alley
Vladivostok, Primorsky Kray
Russia 690950
Phone: (7-4232) 300-752
Fax: (7-4232) 300-752
David Lincoln Fluharty
School of Marine Affairs
University of Washington
3707 Brooklyn Ave. NE
Seattle, WA
U.S.A. 98105
Phone: (1-206) 685-2518
Fax: (1-206) 543-1417
Marsha L. Gear
University of California Dept 0232
California Sea Grant
9500 Gilman Dr., Dept. 0232
La Jolla, CA
U.S.A. 92093-0232
Phone: (1-858) 534-0581
Fax: (1-858) 453-2948