Mongoose on the Loose Caught at Lihu‘e Airport

Live mongoose captured at Lihu‘e Airport. Photo courtesy of KISC A live mongoose that likely arrived on Kaua‘i as a stowaway was captured at Lihu‘e Airport Wednesday morning, according to the Kaua‘i Invasive Species Committee. Craig Kaneshige, Clyde Ragasa and Eric-John Garcia of the Hawai‘i Department of Agriculture, along with KISC field crew, [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:19+00:00 October 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Hundreds of Thousands of ‘Ohi‘a Trees Killed by Mysterious Disease (w/ video)

‘Ohi‘a trees affected by the disease on the Big Island. Frame grab from DLNR video Rapid ‘Ohi‘a Death, a mysterious disease, has already killed hundreds of thousands of Hawaii’s iconic and native ‘ohi‘a, the backbone of Hawaii’s native forests and watersheds, according to the state Department of Land and Natural Resources. While the [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:50+00:00 December 28th, 2015|0 Comments