Over $2.6 Million for Ocean Observation & Forecasting

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will award $2,659,836 to the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.
July 10, 2018

Humpback Whale Mothers Employ Acoustic Camouflage to Avoid Males

The University of Hawai‘i at Hilo reports that it is well established that humpback whale mothers with newborn calves favor shallow waters in their breeding grounds.
July 05, 2018

UH to Receive More Than $1.7 Million for Ocean Research

Sen. Brian Schatz announced that the NOAA will award a total of $1,748,582 to the University of Hawai‘i to fund its Sea Grant College Program.
July 03, 2018

Study: Nutrient Pollution Worsens Ocean for Coral Reefs

Nutrient pollution may be accelerating global ocean acidification.
June 10, 2018

Rep. Gabbard Calls for Protection of Our Oceans

In honor of World Oceans Day, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard called on the people of Hawai‘i and across the country to take action to protect and preserve the world’s oceans for generations to come.
June 08, 2018

Third Annual World Oceans Day

Celebrate the third annual World Oceans Day, “Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet” at Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area on June 8, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
June 02, 2018

New PacIOOS Wave Buoy Back in Time for Summer Swells

A new wave buoy off Kalaeloa Barbers Point was deployed by the Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS).
May 31, 2018

Study Finds Best Locations to Restore Hawaiian Reef Fisheries

Hawai‘i’s fisheries provide more than two million pounds of fish each year throughout the state.
May 27, 2018

Partial Closure of Beach Park Due to Coral Spawning

Kahalu‘u Beach Park will be closed from 7 a.m. to noon on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 1 and 2, 2018, due to anticipated coral spawning events.
April 27, 2018

Hawai‘i Shows Up in Full Force for International Marine Debris Gathering

The Hawai‘i Wildlife Fund reports that record amounts of net masses have hit Hawai‘i’s shores this year.
April 15, 2018