The spiny California sea urchin has busted out of the sushi bar and is having its moment on just about every menu in Los Angeles right now, in everything from uni jam to uni ice cream.Read More
You might know them as ozzy eggs, but maybe they'd be better referred to as a cash cow.Read More
Protecting and restoring the world’s kelp forests, one sea urchin at a time.Read More
Here are five of the biggest challenges our oceans face, and what we can do to solve them.Read More
We launch our kayaks at dawn from a pristine, sheltered cove and paddle about a quarter-mile up the pinnacle-studded Mendocino coastline to a craggy reef just offshore.Read More
Researchers assess how the quality of red sea urchin roe—uni—influences fishermen's behaviorRead More
The price you pay for apples in the store doesn’t cover the hidden costs of producing them.Read More
Usually, the first weekend of April is when abalone divers pack up their wetsuits and fins and head off to campsites along the Sonoma and Mendocino coast.Read More
Pilot project underway in Departure Bay determines if farming commercially viable.
Urchinomics aims to preserve sea plants and boost rural communities while tapping into a lucrative market.Read More
Technology developed in Norway and Japan could help Tasmanians cope with – and profit from – the destructive invasion of long spined sea urchins.
A Memorial researcher is investigating a new opportunity he hopes will help diversify the range of seafood produced in Newfoundland and Labrador for worldwide distribution.Read More
An experiment in Nanaimo’s Departure Bay is testing whether sea urchin farming could be the next big industry on our coast.Read More
What do First Nation villages in Quebec, barren kelp beds in Western Australia, Japanese seafood giant Mitsubishi, and a Norwegian investment firm all have in common?Read More
Across the worlds oceans, sea urchins are on the march and thats not a good thing. Reports on how a new system of population management can stem a damaging swell in numbers while meeting a growing demand for their you-know-whats.Read More
Did you know that we won the prestigious Minister of Fisheries Award in Japan?!Read More