This is the Grand Hale fish plant. It is the newest sea urchin plant on the coast.

This is a sea urchin cracked in half.The first step in processing the urchin.

The plant workers scoop out the pieces of roe.

The sea urchin roe is washed in a plastic tray. This washes away the guts and seaweed that they eat.

The Grand hale fish plant processing sea urchins.

Francis at Grand hale doing another very fine job of final inspection before the sea urchin roe is box for it's final flight to Japan.

Sea urchin roe as a finished product ready for restaurants and grocery stores.

The final packing before the flight across the Pacific ocean to Asia.

This is the lady at Grand Hale that makes all of the processing come together.

Spencer and Francis, two great guys.