Indigenous practices can assist recovery of endangered waterbirds

A team of interdisciplinary researchers at the University of Hawaii at Manoa and Kamehameha Schools published evidence that indigenous practices in Hawaii expand waterbird habit in the face of rising seas. HIMB's Kawika Winter, Associate Professor of Aina Sciences and Heeia NERR Reserve Manager co-authored the paper published in Anthopocene.
November 14, 2016
coconut island kaneohe Our guide, Leon, talks about the hammerhead sharks below. Photo: Aaron Yoshino/HAWAIʻI Magazine

Moku o Loe (Coconut Island) off Kaneohe Bay: What to explore and how to get there

Article from Christine Hitt at Hawai’i Magazine on her recent visit to HIMB during a Family Sunday Tour. http://www.hawaiimagazine.com/content/moku-o-loe-coconut-island-kaneohe-bay-what-explore-and-how-get-there