Iceland Project Meeting and Workshop (First Call)

Oct 2016

  Reykjavík, Island

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Open Sea URCHIN Lectures

Marine Research Institute,

Skúlagata 4, Reykjavik, Iceland,

Monday 3rd of October, 2016


We are pleased to offer an open invitation to a series of short talks on sea urchin fisheries and opportunities from the Northern Peripheries and Arctic Program funded project URCHIN.


16:00            Welcome and introduction to the Northern Periphery and Arctic program and the URCHIN Project (Dr Phil James, Nofima, Norway)

16:10            Sea urchin roe enhancement (Dr Phil James, Nofima, Norway)

16:20            Sea urchin hatchery production and reseeding (Dr Colin Hannon, Galway Mayo Institute of Technology, Ireland)

16:30            Canada’s framework for providing scientific advice for the management of new and developing invertebrate fisheries (case study: sea cucumbers in British Columbia (Dr Janet Lochead, Fisheries and Oceans Canada)

17:00            Close of Meeting

If you require further information sooner please dont hesitate to contact the Project leader Phil James at

We look forward to seeing you in Iceland!!