The Majestic Koholā

By Léo Azambuja Courtesy HIHWNMS/ NOAA Permit # 774-1714 Every year, from September through April, more than 10,000 humpback whales in the North Pacific swim nearly 3,000 miles to warm Hawaiian waters. The whales spend several weeks in Hawai‘i, mating, giving birth and nursing. It’s one of the greatest shows on Earth, with [...]

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UH Staffers Explain Science of Coral Mortality on North Shore Kaua`i Dec.13

"Anini at Noon," pastel by Helen Turner. Courtesy photo Recent reports of an outbreak of coral mortality along the North Shore of Kaua‘i, specifically at ‘Anini and Makua, have raised concerns. For a better understanding of the science behind these reports, Mayor Bernard Carvalho invites all to hear what the experts from UH [...]

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