Tasmania: Can Urchinomics save our seabed?

Technology developed in Norway and Japan could help Tasmanians cope with – and profit from – the destructive invasion of long spined sea urchins (Centrostephanus).

The invasive urchins are devastating east coast waters, creating seabed "barrens" that impact on such commercially important species as abalone and rock lobster.

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