Homarus Inc. is a non-profit research and development organization created by the Maritime Fishermen 's Union (MFU ) in 2001 whose mission is to develop tools to ensure the sustainability of the lobster resource and its fishery.
- Develop practical and effective approaches for conserving marin ecosystem health;
- Develop practical and effective approaches for enhancing fishermen economic viability;
- Increase scientific knowledge surrounding lobster biology and its habitat;
- Develop educational tools for raising awareness amongst stakeholders concerning the importance of conserving marin ecosystem health.