Apr 062017
 
Climate change research at UH Hilo: Monitoring the coasts for signs of erosion and planning ahead

Researchers are using small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) to capture images of coastal areas across hundreds of acres—the aim is to try to make accurate predictions on how the rise in sea level will affect the coast and what that entails for communities and the county in regard to planning.

Mar 032017
 
International group meets at UH Hilo to discuss expansion of indigenous language immersion programs

There was record attendance at this year’s He ʻŌlelo Ola Hilo Field Study—the majority native peoples or those working with endangered native languages—from Okinawa, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Alaska, Minnesota, New Mexico and other U.S. states.