Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death Symposium at UH Hilo, March 17

Symposium will have updates on Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death (ROD) by the lead researchers and managers. See video of presentation given by UH Hilo’s Associate Professor of Geography Ryan Perroy at symposium held March 3 in Kona.

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The Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death Working Group will be holding a Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death Symposium on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo. The symposium will include updates on Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death (ROD) by the lead researchers and managers and opportunities to ask questions of the panel. Attendees 18yrs+ will receive a free ROD decontamination kit. This is a free public event. Seating is limited. Register online.

The symposium was held in Kona on March 3rd, where Ryan Perroy, UH Hilo associate professor of geography, gave a presentation about his research team’s mapping of Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death. Click on image below to view presentation.

Still of lehua blossom from video.