№  16, August, 24th, 2000

Sea of Discord — The Bering Sea:
What Happens, When We Fish Out Last Fish, Or Commence of Russian-American Dialogue About Conservation of Bering Sea Resources. — interview of David Gordon, director of programs, Pacific Environment and Resources Center (USA) and Sergey Vakhrin, president of the Charitable Public Fund for protection the bioresources of the Northern Pacific (Russia) about the problems of the Bering sea and the necessity to hold Russian-American Public Conference in the Problems of Conserving the Bering Sea.
State and Fishing Industry:
“Putin Gives Kurils Back to Japan” — publication of “Vladivostok” about Southern Kurilsí problem.
“Spitak”: Two Versions of Incident” — to the question of “triangle of Shevardnadze” in the Bering sea and two opposite points of view — Russia and America — in this question.
How Goskomrybolovstvo of Russian Federation Ruins Fishing Industry:
“Order Supporting Corruption” — the independent expert from Moscow writes about forced membership in VARPE.