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Transport report: Sea Urchin transportation systems for land, sea and air

This report gives a brief introduction to the URCHIN project, funded by the Northern Peripheries and Arctic Programme…

Sea Urchin Branding Report: Branding Sea Urchin for the NPA (Northern Periphery and Arctic) Regions

To supplement the NPA Report, Markets for Sea Urchins: A Review of Global Supply and Markets, this branding…

A Guide to the Sea Urchin Reproductive Cycle and Staging Sea Urchin Gonad Samples: (Second Edition)

We are very excited to release a revised (Second Edition) Guide to the Sea Urchin Reproductive Cycle and…

Final (36 month) URCHIN Project Newsletter

Welcome to the 36 Month and final URCHIN project newsletter describing the project activities between (and including) November…

Updated ‘Sea Urchin Fishing Techniques Report’

In March 2016 the ‘Sea Urchin Fishing Techniques Report’ was published on the URCHIN project website. This report…

Regulatory Factsheet for sea urchin fishing in the NPA

This Factsheet summarises the regulatory and logistical requirements for sea urchin fishing in the NPA countries (Norway, Iceland,…

30 Month Newsletter

 Welcome to the 30 Month URCHIN newsletter describing the project activities between (and including) May 2017 and October…

Markets for Sea Urchins: A Review of Global Supply and Markets

A report titled ‘Markets for Sea Urchins: A Review of Global Supply and Markets’ has been published by…

Norwegian Stakeholder Meeting held in Oslo

This was combined workshop between the EU URCHIN project funded by the Northern Periphery and Arctic Program (coordinated…

Upcoming URCHIN project events

Over the final 9 months of the URCHIN project there will be a stakeholder seminar held in Oslo,…

24 month project newsletter

Welcome to the 24 Month URCHIN newsletter describing the project activities between (and including) November 2016 and April…

Cost benefit analysis of sea urchin fishing techniques

This report is a continuation of the previous URCHIN report (Sea Urchin Fishing techniques, Nofima Report 15/2016) which…

Sea urchin trapping publication

The publication titled ‘Efficiency of trap type, soak time and bait type and quantities for harvesting the sea…

Sea urchin roe enhancement report

This report describes the methodology and results of a 10 week sea urchin roe enhancement trial conducted in…

18 Month Newsletter

Hello everybody and welcome to the URCHIN Project 18 month newsletter. Please let us know if you have any…

Project meeting in Reykjavik, Iceland October 2016

In October 3rd to 5th the URCHIN project met in Reykjavik, Iceland for an Open Seminar, Project Meeting…

Sea urchin surveying techniques

The report titled ‘Sea urchin surveying techniques’ was released by the URCHIN project on 19.10.16

Twelve month URCHIN newsletter

The twelve month newsletter describes the activities of the project and project partners in the URCHIN project in…

Sea Urchin Fishing techniques Report

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Six Month Project Newsletter

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Population monitoring for Government Regulation and for fishing efficiency in Iceland

A dredge survey was conducted by Thorisholmi and Marine Research Institute in September 13-18, 2015. The aim was…

Development and testing of passive trapping technology for the Norwegian fishery

A series of trapping experiments have been undertaken by Nofima in July and August 2015 to investigate the…

Start-up meeting in Tromsø

Nofima hosted the start-up meeting of the EU funded Northern Periphery and Arctic (NPA) Program project titled “Utilisation…