This group was formed, in part, to deal with issues faced by the Indian Ocean Biological Centre (IOBC) regarding preservation of zooplankton samples collected as part of the International Indian Ocean Expedition (see IOC IIOE Information Paper No. 22). The Chair of the working group was the former IOBC Curator.
- V. Kr. Hansen (Denmark)
- Other Full Members
- J. Beers (USA), H. Flugel (GDR), E. Paasche (Norway), H. F. Steedman (UK), B. Kimor (Israel), T. Tokioka (Japan), and M. Vinogradov (Russia)
- Financial Sponsors
- SCOR, UNESCO
March 1968 in Washington, D.C.
July 1972 in Bath, England
Zooplankton Fixation and Preservation. 1976. Monographs on Oceanographic Methodology 4, The Unesco Press, Paris. 350 p.