July 31, 2020
Chinese Fishing Near North Korea Is a Symptom of a Bigger Problem
By Jenny Town and Sally Yozell
The Chinese government has been both lenient on North Korea sanctions and reluctant to tackle illegal fishing by its distant water fleet.
July 28, 2020
The Environmental Costs of China’s Maritime Ambition
By Paula Knack
Too many Chinese vessels, whether fishing boats or dredgers, destroy marine protected areas.
November 17, 2016
The Secret Driver of the South China Sea Disputes: China's Hunger for Fish
By Adam Bartley
China’s fish problem is an underappreciated source of tension in the East and South China Seas.
July 20, 2016
The South China Sea Is Really a Fishery Dispute
By Adam Greer
The hidden cause of the South China Sea disputes: there aren't enough fish in the sea.
July 31, 2015
China Is Building a New South China Sea Fleet for its Maritime Militia
By Prashanth Parameswaran
The move could lead to a further escalation in regional disputes.