Tohoku Ecosystem-Associated Marine Sciences - TEAMS

Implementation System
Implementation System
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Role of Committees, etc.
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TEAMS Committee (Tohoku Marine Science Project Committee)

A committee established in MEXT to advise TEAMS on how to perform the research program appropriately. [Responsible Bodies] MEXT

Board of Representatives from TEAMS

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Decide a course of action for the research program and promote it.

TEAMS Management Committee

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Discussion and carried out the matter in connection with a plan and management of the project. Also sharing the situation of each organization and research groups, and tackled for project promotion.

Task Group for

Biological and

Environmental Monitoring

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This group offers a site for TEAMS to exchange and discuss on scientific ideas related to biological and environmental monitoring. This group is basically open, while the group members are responsible for summarizing the discussion, choosing key issues and showing them to TEAMS.

Task Group for

Marine Ecosystem

Model

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For sustainable fisheries in Tohoku region, the task group is developing marine ecosystem models based on biological and oceanographic monitoring data after the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami.

Task Group for

Reconstruction

Support of Fisheries

in the Disaster Area

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This group exchanges information on the activity of fishery reconstruction support in each organization, and summarizes them as the result of TEAMS.

Task Group for

Data Management

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The task group for data management promotes methods for gathering accomplishments of TEAMS projects, evaluates development of TEAMS databases. The task group informs TEAMS members about the decision. If necessary, the task group shares information and works together with other task groups to expand TEAMS knowledge for reconstruction supports.

Task Group for

TEAMS Outreach

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The task group for outreach aims to carry out overall advertisement of TEAMS activity. For this purpose, the group members compile outreach activities of each research organisation. In addition, the group prepares places for TEAMS overall activities. Common materials for advertisements will be produced and provided by the group.

TEAMS General

Meeting

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Promote the sharing of information during the research program and strengthen the cooperation among the participating institutes.
External Advisory Bodies

We will report the details and progress of research conducted in the TEAMS to external advisory bodies, and seek their advice. In addition, we will seek advice, when necessary, from the relevant local governments, research institutes, etc., to ensure the research reflects the needs of the disaster-affected areas.

 

*For the implementation system of FY2011-FY2015, please click here .