EDITORS' NoTe.-Draft of August 6, 1985. This document is excerpted from UN Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the Law of the Sea, LawoftheSeaBulletin, no. 6 (October 1985). For discussions of maritime claims and fisheries in the South Pacific, see J. R. V. Prescott, "Existing and Potential Maritime Claims in the Southwest Pacific," OceanYearbook2, ed. Elisabeth Mann Borgese and Norton Ginsburg (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980), pp. 317-45; and George Kent, "Fisheries Politics in the South Pacific," OceanYearbook2, pp. 346-81.