Cefas - the Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture
Science - makes an important contribution to securing healthy and
sustainable marine and freshwater environments so that current and
future generations can prosper.
Our vision is
to make a real difference for society, as recognised leaders in
marine and aquatic science.
As the UK's most diverse applied marine science centre, we help
to shape and implement policy through our internationally renowned
science and collaborative relationships that span the EU, UK
government, non-governmental organisations, research centres and
Our work takes us from freshwater to the open ocean, and
includes both wild and farmed fish. Our influence and leadership
spans a wide spectrum of issues, including:
We support this by collecting, managing and interpreting
environmental, biodiversity and fisheries data.