Urchinomics is about turning an environmental challenge into an economic, ecologic and social opportunity. Brian Tsuyoshi Takeda, CEO & Founder of Urchinomics, explains how.


 

Norwegian Fisheries Minister Harald Nesvik samples sea urchin roe for the first time and now has an iron clad belief that this new industry will provide big economic and environmental benefits.

Long spine sea urchins have a ferocious appetite. How do we stop them? The long spine sea urchin can have devastating impacts on reefs due to overgrazing, which creates expansive urchin barrens.