FAO: Marine fishery resources of the Pacific Islands
by FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Department
12 July 2010
The Pacific Islands region consists of 14 independent countries and 8 territories located in the western and central Pacific Ocean. A recently published FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Technical Paper, Marine fishery resources of the Pacific Islands, discusses these two resource categories, updating and expanding an earlier review by FAO of the marine fishery resources of the Pacific Islands.