Articles & News Archives, Environment, People Features, Plants & Animals

Studying endangered seals

Researchers around the world are studying seal reproductive cycles to better understand the animals. Work ongoing in the UK could help inform studies in Hawaii and vice-versa.

Articles & News Archives, Environment, People Features

Kauai’s Koloa going strong

“We actually have a big reservoir of Koloa DNA on Kauai, and so it gives us a lot of hope for the recovery of the endangered Koloa across Hawaii.” - Kim Uyehara, biologist

Articles & News Archives, Environment

Crumbling coastlines

Shorelines on Kauai are eroding in many places, and on the east side it's threatening a popular biking and walking path. It's a sign of a bigger, worldwide problem of sea level rise and coastal erosion.

Articles & News Archives, Environment, Travel & Event Articles

Rebuild of Ha’ena State Park

The state park at the end of the road on Kauai is a picture of the future. It has been remodeled with new boardwalks and cultural learning opportunities - and a local group has taken over most of the management.

Articles & News Archives, Environment

Feral pigs cause problems, provide food in Hawaii

Feral pigs in Hawaii are a source of food, and they tear up the watersheds, making hunting a good form of keeping the natural balance.