The public comments will help in the drafting the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed new land authorization.
The authors sought a better understanding of why conservationists and natural resource managers have lost ground in the past 20 years in relation to lucrative development properties funded at rates faster than the human population growth rate.
Workshop will be conducted at UH Hilo by Troy J.H. Andrade, Assistant Professor of Law, William S. Richardson School of Law, UH Mānoa.
The Smithsonian’s Global Genome Initiative has provided funding for UH Hilo graduate student Jeffery Stallman to gather tissue samples and analyze DNA from all native plants in the Compositae (daisy family) found on Hawai‘i Island.
The discussion, part of an annual UH conference on sustainability, was led by Hawaiian cultural practitioners, a research scientist, and a land manager.
At just $10,000 annual net price, UH Hilo students can prepare themselves for a great diversity of careers in the tropical context, whether government or private sector.
Greg Chun will represent the university externally on all matters relating to Maunakea, including the many discussions of alternative models of management.
The programs broaden options for Hawai‘i residents who want to study out of state, and also help UH draw students from other states, which diversifies the educational experience for local students.
The theme of the event, Celebrating ‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i, will feature exciting activities for the entire ‘ohana centered around Hawaiian language.