Dataset Collections

ICES Datasets

ICES has a well established Data Centre, which manages a number of large dataset collections related to the marine environment.

​​​The datasets are organised so that it is easy to find what you are after, whether you are interested in a particular geographic area, an effect on the environment or a group of species. 

Overview of the main collection:

DatasetMeasurementsNo of years
Biological community832 193
Contaminants and biological effects​11 666 819
​Eggs and Larvae​1 010 599​93
Fish predation (stomach contents)1 149 60812
Fish trawl survey6 565 612
ICES Historical Plankton318 31911
Oceanographic285 608 302


If you cannot find exactly what you were looking for, use the links on the right to get in touch or make a request for data.

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