Now that the lava flow is entering the ocean at Kapoho Bay, researchers are using autonomous ocean robots, an unmanned technology, to capture live ocean data close to the entry area.
The researchers believe whale mothers with calves employ a strategy in habitat selection that may help them avoid male harassment.
Horticultural researchers Chantal Vos and Norman Arancon highly recommended soil testing to determine if current fertilization practices are sustainable and can maintain the production of sweet potato tubers.
UH Hilo has been analyzing lava flow samples from Kīlauea since 2013 but the composition barely changed. Then came May 2018 and a dramatic change.
Seri Luangphinith’s new book unveils past mysteries about the island’s Korean immigrants.
UH Hilo classes using new CyberCANOE technology are transformed into collaborative teams skillfully processing and sharing complicated data.
The study creates a new, combined process to remove carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere, produce food and electricity, and reduce deforestation.
A team of researchers will be studying the impact on surrounding coral communities from an amphibious invasion of Peleliu in the Republic of Palau.
Symposium will have updates on Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death (ROD) by the lead researchers and managers.
David Arakawa is currently measuring gene sequences across a diverse set of avian species. He’ll be continuing his work as a graduate student this fall in the Tropical Conservation and Environmental Science program at UH Hilo.