In order to contribute to the improvement of technologies concerning fisheries, the Center
carries out: (1) the development of rational utilization technologies of fishery resources, such as efficient fishing operation patterns by fishing ground selection according to the changes of level and distribution of target fishery resources; and (2) the development of efficient fishery catch technologies, such as fishery production technologies necessary for the improvement of fishery management efficiency by saving energy and costs and other measures.
|(1) Japan Marine Fishery Resources Research Center was establised in 1971.
(2)Japan Marine Fishery Resources Research Center was legally dissolved in 2003, with responsibilities simultaneously transferred to a successor
@@organization, the Marine Fisheries Research and Development Department of the Incorporated administrative agency, Fisheries Research Agency.
(3)The Marine Fisheries Research and Development Department changed to the Marine Fisheries Research and Development Center, due to
@@reorganization of the Fisheries Research Agency in 2006.
(4)The Fisheries Research Agency was renamed as National Research and Development Agency, Fisheries Research Agency in 2015.
(5)The National Research and Development Agency, Japan Fisheries Research and Education Agency was established through a merger of the Fisheries @@Research Agency and the National Fisheries University in 2016.