Larval Fish Ingesting Plastic via Surface Slicks

After dissecting hundreds of larval fish, the researchers discovered that many fish species ingested plastic particles.
November 14, 2019

UH Hilo Oysters Will Clean Water at Sand Island

Water clarity and quality at Sand Island, Honolulu will be improved using a natural resource — oysters. 
November 12, 2019

DLNR Encourages Companies, Locals to Take Coral Pledge

This year's coral bleaching event has prompted state agencies to create a pledge to protect the delicate ocean ecosystem.
November 07, 2019

Humpback Whale Advisory Council Hilo Meeting

The Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary will hold an advisory council meeting at the Mokupāpapa Discovery Center next month.
November 03, 2019

State Launches ‘Coral Pledge’ to Save Reefs

The pledge includes a simple set of recommendations to help reduce human impacts to Hawai‘i reefs year-round.
November 02, 2019

Openings on Advisory Council for Humpback Whale Sanctuary

Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary is looking for 10 primary and nine alternate seats for the council.
October 18, 2019

UH Mānoa Researchers Study Habits of Humback Whales

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa researchers and their collaborators have captured video from a humpback whale’s-point-of-view as it works to ensnare its prey.
October 16, 2019

Reef Ecosystem Reserve Seeks Advisory Council Members

NOAA’s Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Coral Reef Ecosystem Reserve is looking to fill multiple positions on its advisory council.
October 02, 2019

Federal Funding for Papahānaumokuākea

Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument is one of the world’s largest marine protected areas.
October 02, 2019

First Humpback of Season Sighted Off Kaua‘i

Captains aboard Holo Holo Charter’s Adventurer II spotted what appeared to be the first humpback whale of the season about a mile off Ke’e Beach.
October 01, 2019