Disclaimer and Copyright

This dataset is for the sole use of the organisation or individual downloading this dataset.The geodata may not be redistributed without the permission of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES).

Redistribution rights are granted for hard-copy renditions or static, electronic map images (e.g. jpeg, gif, etc.) that are plotted, printed or publicly displayed with proper metadata and source/copyright attribution. The geodata may be used in a Value-Added Software Application (like webservices) with proper metadata and source/copyright attribution.

Correct and appropriate data interpretation is solely the responsibility of data users. Data Users must not expressly or otherwise imply ICES substantiation of their work, results, conclusions and/or recommendations.

Users of the geodata must respect any and all restrictions on the use or reproduction of data such as restrictions on use for commercial purposes.

The use of data must comply with the ICES data policy. The full ICES Data Policy can be accessed on this link: ICES data policy