The overfishing of marine resources: socioeconomic background in Southeast Asia.

A brief review of marine fishery development in Southeast Asia is given, with emphasis on the phase of rapid growth of catches that prevailed in the 1960s-1970s, and on the high expectations this phase generated, especially in the six countries that make up the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).


Pauly, D., Chua, T.E. (1988)
Ambio 17 (3): 200-206 [open access]