Danish Institute for Fisheries Research, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fish, Denmark
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The Danish Institute for Fisheries Research (DIFRES) is a research institution which carries out research, investigations and provides advice concerning sustainable exploitation of live marine and fresh water resources. DIFRES deals with chain considerations from water to table. This includes interaction between the water environment and productivity and variation of the fish stocks, methods for assessment of the sizes of fish stocks, development of methods for sustainable fisheries management, and stock enhancement. Moreover, processing and improvement of fish products as well as quality assurance in the fish industry are important parts of the research areas of the institution.