Working Group 8: Practical assessment methodology
  • Acronym: WG 8
  • Parent Committee: MEQ
  • Term: Oct. 1994 - Oct. 2000
  • Co-Chairs:
    John E. Stein (USA)
    Ming-Jiang Zhou (PR China)
Terms of Reference
  1. In 1995 the WG will draft a workplan and outline for a 2-3 week practical workshop on the East China Sea, as recommended in the WG 2 Report of October, 1994;
  2. Organize and host the practical workshop, described above, by October 1996 (or 1997 if there are unforeseen practical difficulties). The workshop will be designed to assess methodologies and explore the feasibility of assessing observable biological effects, at differing levels, along a selected pollutant gradient in the East China Sea.
Annual Meetings


2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

PICES Scientific Report
PICES Sci. Rep. 16, 2001
Environmental Assessment of Vancouver Harbour Data Report for the PICES Practical Workshop
Richard F. Addison
Contaminant Science
Institute of Ocean Sciences
P.O. Box 6000,
Sidney, B.C.,
Canada. V8L 4B2
Colin Levings
Marine Environment & Habitat Science Division
Coastal & Marine Habitat Science Section
West Vancouver Laboratory
Vancouver, B.C., CANADA. V7H 1N6
Toshiyuki Hirano
Women's Junior College
1204 Kamoshida-cho, Midori-ku,
Yokohama, Kanagawa-ken,
Japan. 227
Susumu Ota
Makoto Shimizu
University of Tokyo
9-401 Minami-Ohi, 6-20 Shinagawa-ku,
Japan. 140-0013
Masataka Watanabe
Water and Soil Environment Division
National Institute for Environmental Studies
16-2 Onogawa,
Tsukuba, Ibaraki-ken,
Japan. 305
Hisashi Yamada
Environment Conservation Division
National Research Institute of Fisheries Science
6-31-1 Nagai,
Yokosuka, Kanagawa-ken,
Japan. 238-03
You-Xian Yuan
Marine Environment Protection
Yellow Sea Fisheries Research Institute
106 Nanjing Road,
Qingdao, Shandong,
People’s Republic of China. 266071
Ming-Jiang Zhou
Institute of Oceanology Academia Sinica
7 Nanhai Road
Qingdao, Shandong
People's Republic of China. 266071
Gi-Hoon Hong
Republic of Korea
Sun-Yun Hong
Pusan National Fisheries University
Daeyeon 3 dong, Nam-gu,
Republic of Korea. 608-737
Hee-Dong Jeong
East Sea Fisheries Institute
National Fisheries Research and Development Institute (NFRDI), MOF
1194 Haean-Ro, Yeongok-Myeon
Gangneung, Gangwon-do, 210-861
Republic of Korea
Pil-Yong Lee
National Fisheries Research & Development Institute
South Sea Fisheries Institute
#26 Namsan-dong,
Yeosu, Jeonnam,
Republic of Korea. 550-120
Tong-Sup Lee
Republic of Korea
Dong-Woo Lee
National Fisheries Research & Development Institute
408-1 Shirang-ri, Kijang-up,
Republic of Korea. 619-900
Jae-Hyung Shim
Seoul National University
Shinlim-dong, San 56-1, Kwanak-ku,
Republic of Korea. 151-742
Tatiana A. Belan
Department of Oceanography & Marine Ecology
Far Eastern Regional Hydrometeorological Research Institute
24 Fontannaya St., Vladivostok
Russia. 690990
Lev M. Gramm-Osipo
Pacific Oceanological Institute
43 Baltiyskaya Street,
Russia. 690041
Stanislav A. Patin
Evebeny N. Shumilin
Alexander V. Tkalin
Far Eastern Regional Hydrometeorological Research Institute (FERHRI)
24 Fontannaya Street,
Russia. 690600
Andrew Robertson
Brenda M. Sanders
Molecular Ecology Institute
California State University, Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd.,
Long Beach, CA 90840-3702
John E. Stein
Northwest Fisheries Science Center (NWFSC), NMFS, NOAA
2725 Montlake Blvd. E
Seattle, WA, 98112-2097