Proceedings of a summer 1996 conference, addressing themes including factors affecting the survival and collapse of fisheries, how fishery resources can be allocated, and ownership of fish. Other general topics are the use of aquaculture to sustain world fisheries, the scope for development of wild stock fisheries, and sustainable management for fisheries. Of interest to researchers, fisheries administrators, the fishing industry, conservation groups, the recreational fishing sector, and environmental managers. Distributed by Aubrey Books. No index. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.