UH Hilo’s Center for the Study of Active Volcanoes works with the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory to bring active hazards outreach program to Hawai‘i keiki.
RCUH awarded Maunakea Rangers Mark Ellis, Robert Madrigal, Oscar Poua, and Tommy Waltjen first place as an exemplary team for their contributions and impact to research conducted on the mauna.
The photo of sunset from Maunakea was taken during a field trip with Kāwili Kine Cultures, a part of the Center for Global Education and Exchange at UH Hilo.
Lava samples collected September 11 were driven from the eruption to the UH Hilo geology lab, where undergraduate geology research assistants immediately started sample preparation and analysis.
UH Hilo alum Alika Toledo oversees access to the summit through road grading and snow clearing operations. He also coaches golf at his other alma mater, Waiākea High.
Authors of an article published at Crackyl, an e-magazine dedicated to professional firefighters’ health and wellness, say there is a profound lack of medical research examining firefighters’ health risks.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Haaland, U.S. Senator Schatz, USGS Director Applegate, UH Hilo Chancellor Irwin, UH System President Lassner, and student interns, celebrated at a ground blessing for a new USGS research facility on campus that will monitor volcanoes and support conservation science.