Newell’s Shearwater

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PMRF “Dark Skies” Program Protecting Endangered Seabirds Starts Sept 15th

It will definitely be darker on Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) beginning September 15th as the base begins its "Dark Skies" program. PMRF will be turning off all non-essential lighting on the base and modifying night time operations to help protect rare Hawaiian seabirds and prevent "shearwater fallout." The Newell's Shearwater and Hawaiian Petrel are [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:23+00:00 September 15th, 2016|0 Comments

Public Comment Sought on Draft Environmental Assessment for ʻAʻo management at Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge

Public Comment Sought on Draft Environmental Assessment for ʻAʻo management at Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge Comments accepted until June 10, 2016 The Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge (KPNWR) is pleased to announce the availability of a Draft Environmental Assessment (DEA) for ‘A‘o (Puffinus newelli, Newell’s shearwater) Management Actions. In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:35+00:00 May 11th, 2016|0 Comments