Fisheries Research Services, Scottish Executive Environment and Rural Affairs Department, United Kingdom
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Fisheries Research Services (FRS) is an agency of the Scottish Executive Environment and Rural Affairs Department (SEERAD). FRS became a government agency in April 1997, incorporating the Marine Laboratory in Aberdeen, the Freshwater Laboratory in Pitlochry and outstations throughout Scotland. It employs over 300 staff. FRS is headed by a Chief Executive and Director who is responsible to Scottish Ministers.
FRS provides scientific support and advice across a range of government policy interests in aquaculture, aquatic environment, fish health and marine and freshwater fisheries.