Welcome to the UH Hilo Geography and Environmental Science Department

Welcome and Aloha to the Department of Geography and Environmental Science. The island of Hawaiʻi offers a setting of diverse natural and cultural environments for both geographic and environmental studies. The department offers a comprehensive curriculum with a diverse offering of courses that include field excursions, interdisciplinary course work in the natural and social sciences, and computer-based spatial analysis using GIS and remote sensing.

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