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Fukushima Prefectural Fisheries Experimental Station

福島県水産試験場, フクシマケンスイサンシケンジョウ
Representive : Director General, TENJIN Akira
Establishment year: 1902
Address: 13-2 Aza-Matsusita, Shimokajiro, Onahama, Iwaki-shi, Fukushima 970-0316 Japan
Telephone number: +81-246-54-3151
FAX number: +81-246-54-9099
Number of employees: 46
Organization/Research department name (8):
  • Cultivated fisheries division
  • Fisheries resources division
  • Oceanic fisheries division
  • Research ship "Iwaki-maru" (159t)
  • Research ship "Takusui" (30t)
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Subordinate facility name  (1):
  • Fukushima Prefectural Fisheries Radio Station
History (24):
  • 1902/01
    Establishment was recognized by Ministry of Agriculture and Commerce.
  • 1902/05
    Business started. (inside Onahama harbor in Iwaki-shi)
  • 1924/07
    Onahama Fisheries Radio Station opened.
  • 1934/04
    Fisheries Institute was set up. (present Iwaki Kaisei High-School)
  • 1936/07
    New Head Office was built. (Onahama Sakae-cho in Iwaki-shi)
Purpose of establishment:
Experimental researches were carried out aiming at
the promotion of fisheries industry
Business overview:
1. Experimental research and study on the protection
and cultivation of marine resources
2. Experimental research and study on the creation of
fishing grounds and the maintenance and conservation
of fishingenvironment
3. Study on the fishing condition and oceanographic
4. Experimental research and study on fishing gears,
fishing method, and processing of catches
5. Experimental research and study on the ecosystem of
6. Experimental research and study on the liberation
technology of fishery seeds
7. Experimental research and study on aquaculture
8. Guidance for fisheries technology
9. Operation and management of research and guidance
10. Operation, management, and guidance of fisheries
radio stations
  • 2001: \ 615 (Million)
  • 2000: \ 644 (Million)
Branch Organization  (1):
  • Souma Branch

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