Vietnamese fishermen pull in their nets on Ly Son island, close to the disputed Paracel archipelago in the South China Sea, on August 18. Photo: AFP
Vietnamese fishermen pull in their nets on Ly Son island, close to the disputed Paracel archipelago in the South China Sea, on August 18. Photo: AFP

Tuna stocks in South China Sea under threat, scientists from around region warn

  • Experts from five nations urge cooperation on fisheries management
  • Report says overfishing of juvenile skipjack could lead to rapid population decline

Vietnamese fishermen pull in their nets on Ly Son island, close to the disputed Paracel archipelago in the South China Sea, on August 18. Photo: AFP
Vietnamese fishermen pull in their nets on Ly Son island, close to the disputed Paracel archipelago in the South China Sea, on August 18. Photo: AFP
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