ICES and UK sign a Memorandum of Understanding
ICES has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the government of the United Kingdom (UK). With this, ICES will provide the UK with scientific information and advice relating to the North Atlantic and its adjacent seas. The agreement includes annual advice on fishing opportunities, as well as information on the state of marine ecosystems and the impacts of human activities. The UK may also request ICES advice on an ad hoc basis.