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Friday, February 28, 2020
DLNR Sea Urchin Out-Planting
The state Department of Land and Natural Resources is planting hatchery-raised native sea urchins in Waikīkī as part of an innovative algae control strategy.
Public forums will be held on three islands featuring a panel discussion and an open house where attendees get information on topics ranging from rooftop solar programs to electrification of transportation.
Indigenous Incubator
To date, the Purple Prize has worked with over 40 teams and awarded over $200,000 to those with the highest potential to amplify community and regenerate Hawaii’s ecosystems.
Wind Turbines
Hawaiian Electric achieved a 28.4 percent consolidated renewable portfolio standard in 2019, despite having significantly lower wind energy production and not having Hawaii Island's geothermal resource available.
More than 550 volunteers gathered data from the shores of Oahu, Kauai, Hawaii, and Maui during the parallel "Ocean Count" led by the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary and the Pacific Whale...
UH News
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded the University of Hawaii a $900,000 grant to support the conservation of private lands.
Charlie Thomas, 18, will be the youngest of four program volunteers and the first New Zealander to ever work at Kure Atoll, living without internet or cell phone service while cleaning up marine debris.
NOAA Ship Thomas Jefferson
The home port of the Oceanographer was announced today by Rep. Ed Case, who says the new ships " will ensure that our country can continue with the vital research necessary to research and preserve our marine world that while still largely unknown is so vital to the present and future of our planet."
DLNR
The area is too large and complex to get to it by diving alone… even with the thousands of hours of diving each year.
Russell Messing
AHR assisted in the renewal of the taro farms, from performing water and soil testing for contaminants to lending strong backs for cleanup.