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Sea urchins - Grenada
Marine Resource  Fact Sheet
Status of stocks and resources 2004
Sea urchins - Grenada
Fact Sheet Citation  
Sea urchins of Grenada EEZ
Owned byFood and Agriculture Organization (FAO) – More
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FAO Names: en - Sea urchins nei, fr - Oursins nca, es - Erizos nep, ru - Ежи морские
Geographic extent of Sea urchins - Grenada
Main Descriptors
Considered a single stock: No        Spatial Scale: National
Reference year: 2003
Biological State and Trend
State & Trend Descriptors
Exploitation rateModerate fishing mortality
High fishing mortality
Abundance levelLow abundance
FAO Categories
Exploitation stateOverexploited
Habitat and Biology
Climatic zone: Tropical.   Bottom type: Hard rocky bottom.   Depth zone: Coastal - Close to the shore; littoral (0 m - 20 m).   Horizontal distribution: Littoral.   Vertical distribution: Demersal invertebrates.  

Geographical Distribution
Jurisdictional distribution: Unspecified

Water Area Overview
Spatial Scale: National

Geo References
Resource Structure
Considered a single stock: No
“FAO yearbook. Fishery statistics: Capture production (2001)” 2003 Vol. 92/1. Rome, FAO. 2003. 627 p. FAO.
“Report of the CFU/FAO Fisheries Statistics and Data Management Workshop. University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados, 10-12 March 2003” FAO 2004 FAO Fish. Rep. No. 729. Rome, FAO. 2004. 29 p. FAO Click to open
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