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Forecasting Coral Disease Outbreaks Across Pacific Ocean

Jamie Caldwell and assistant Sean Dimdoff conducting coral health surveys. Photo courtesy of David Slater Researchers at University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology were recently awarded a $1.026 million grant from NASA to develop coral disease forecasting models for Hawaiʻi, U.S.-affiliated Pacific Islands and the Great Barrier Reef, as [...]

By | 2017-06-13T18:16:24+00:00 June 19th, 2017|0 Comments

New Coral Nursery Safeguards Hawai‘i’s Reefs (w/ video)

Coral nursery technicians Chelsea Wolke and Stephen Ranson are seen here are the new DLNR Coral Restoration Nursery. Courtesy DLNR The state Department of Land and Natural Resources has found an effective way to safeguard Hawai‘i’s native, slow-growing coral reefs — a nursery away from the ocean. In one corner of the Anuenue Fisheries Research [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:45+00:00 February 13th, 2016|0 Comments

The Sands of Hanalei

By Jan TenBruggencate A mother and her daughter enjoy a rainy day at the beach in Hanalei Bay last December. We think of gorgeous Hanalei as a stable, vast half-moon bay, a two-mile crescent white sand beach and a wide plain of fishponds, river, town and taro. But Hanalei Bay has had a [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:47+00:00 January 19th, 2016|0 Comments